Dear Brothers and sisters,
So far, so good!
Our return to celebrating public Masses is going on smoothly so far. The projected challenges have been assuaged due to several factors. Ushering and the disinfection of the pews between Masses have been excellent, thanks to the massive response of the Knights of Columbus and Columbiettes. I can testify candidly that the spirit of belonging to the parish, as to a close-knit family, abounds here. We are eternally grateful.
More Volunteers Needed:
I would like to repeat the call for more volunteers to assist. As a follow up to the previous announcements, we need more volunteers to help with disinfecting the pews between Masses. I would like to appeal particularly to Lectors, EMs, Choristers, Young Vincentians, Sacristans and CYO, to join the bandwagon. The more volunteers we have on hand at each Mass, the better our chances of cleaning and disinfecting the church in good time after each Mass and be able to usher in the next group of worshippers. This need is urgent: Please, call the Parish Office to sign up: 516-785-2333 x202 / x203.
Diocesan Guidelines and Protocols:
The Diocese of Rockville Centre has given us certain guidelines to follow. Although we have mentioned them from the pulpit and in publication, some are already being forgotten. As a reminder, I would like to repeat the most crucial among them: Continue reading “Letter from Father Seth, June 28, 2020”