Posts from September 2020

Posts from September 2020

The Return of the Sunday Obligation

The faithful are once again morally obligated to attend Sunday Mass, beginning the weekend of September 19 and 20. The lifting of the dispensation was announced in a decree issued by Bishop David Ricken on Monday, September 7, 2020. Please note that some of the faithful are dispensed from this obligation, including: Those with serious health concerns, especially about the…

Health and Safety Measures at Mass

With the return of the Sunday obligation on September 19 and 20, the need for health and safety measures is even greater than it was previously. Please keep to the following guidelines to help ensure a safe worship environment for all: Practice good hand hygiene before, during, and after Mass. Maintain a distance of 6 feet from those who are not part of your household. So…

Pastoral Home Visits to Resume

Good news! We will soon be resuming pastoral home visits for those who want them, including Care Ministry visits, Communion to the Homebound, and other visits. For more information or to arrange a visit for yourself or a loved one, please contact Marianne Sheahan: [email protected], (920) 235-7412. The Diocese of Green Bay, acting on the recommendations of the…

Return of Sunday Mass Obligation on 9/19-20

Big news! Bishop Ricken has lifted the dispensation for Sunday Mass obligation. Beginning the weekend of Sept. 19 and 20, all Catholics will once again gather as a community of faith on Sundays. Please note that the obligation to attend Mass still does not apply to some of the faithful, including those with serious health concerns, and those who are frail due to illness…