ST. ANDREW PARISH

COVID_19 (CORONA VIRUS) UPDATE

DEAR PARISHIONERS AND FRIENDS OF OUR PARISH,

 

THIS MORNING FR. MARK AND FR. RICHARD MET TO DISCUSS THE ONGOING SITUATION WE ARE ALL IN. SO THAT WE MAY CONFORM TO THE CURRENT GUIDELINES PRESENTED BY THE GOVERNOR'S OFFICE WE HAVE MADE THE FOLLOWING CHANGES EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY:

1 - PARISH OFFICE HOURS: TUESDAY, WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY THE OFFICE WILL BE OPEN FROM 9:00AM - 12:00 NOON. THE OFFICE WILL BE CLOSED MONDAY AND FRIDAY. WE ASK THAT IF YOU HAVE ANY BUSINESS WITH THE OFFICE TO PLEASE DO SO THROUGH EITHER CALLING OR EMAILING THE OFFICE. 

2 - CHURCH OPEN FOR PRAYER: IN ORDER TO ALLOW THE FAITHFUL THE OPPORTUNITY TO PRAY, THE CHURCH WILL BE OPENED ON THE FOLLOWING DAYS:

MONDAY - FRIDAY FROM 9:00AM TO 5:00PM
SATURDAY 9:00AM TO 3:45PM
SUNDAY - CLOSED

PLEASE REMEMBER TO FOLLOW SOCIAL DISTANCING WHILE PRAYING IN CHURCH BY SITTING AT LEAST 8FEET OR MORE AWAY FROM OTHERS. 

 

CONFESSIONS: WE WILL CONTINUE TO HEAR CONFESSIONS ON TUESDAY NIGHTS FROM 6:30-7:00PM. WE WILL ALSO HEAR CONFESSIONS ON SATURDAY AFTERNOON FROM 3:00PM - 4:35PM. 

 

REMINDER: PLEASE KEEP IN MIND THAT WE ARE ALL BEING ASKED TO STAY SAFE AND HEALTHY. THE BEST WAY TO DO THIS IS BY STAYING HOME. IF YOU DON NOT NEED TO GO OUT, STAY HOME. THE GOVERNOR HAS ASKED ALL PEOPLE OVER 70 YEARS OLD TO PLEASE STAY HOME. ONLY GO OUT IF YOU ABSOLUTELY NEED TO. (GROCERIES, PHARMACY, FOOD TAKE-OUT, DOCTOR VISIT)

BY FOLLOWING THESE SIMPLE, BUT, CHALLENGING REQUESTS WE CAN ALL STAY HEALTHY!

BOTH FR. MARK AND I ARE CONTINUALLY PRAYING FOR YOU ALL! 

     FATHER RICHARD                  

His Holiness
Pope Francis
Bishop Michael R. Cote, D.D.
Bishop of Norwich

ST. ANDREW

ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH

COLCHESTER, CT

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