Covid 19 resumption of service update

Dear Parishioners Many of you will have seen the White House press briefing on Friday 22 May at which the President made it clear that he expected places of Worship to resume services immediately. I would like to take this opportunity to thank all those who forwarded this news to me. It is indeed an … Continue reading Covid 19 resumption of service update

New Covid 19 update

In order to continue to allow the church of St. Michael the Archangel to remain open for Private Prayer the Pastor asks that all those visiting the church wear a mask. Please also note that the seating capacity of the church has been reduced to facilitate social distancing. If, at the time of your visit, … Continue reading New Covid 19 update

Updated Information on the suspension of Public Services

On Monday 16th March His Excellency Bishop Bambera announced the suspension of ALL public church services including Sunday Masses. A copy of the Bishops' letter and the response to Frequently Asked Questions is found below. It is with deep regret that the parish of St. Michael the Archangel announces therefore the suspension of its public … Continue reading Updated Information on the suspension of Public Services

Important Notice RE: Coronavirus

The following notice is being sent to all parishes, schools, diocesan facilities and media outlets: Effective immediately, and until further notice, Bishop Joseph C. Bambera, in union with the Bishops of Pennsylvania, has dispensed the faithful of the Diocese of Scranton from the obligation to attend Sunday Mass. Despite the suspension of the obligation to … Continue reading Important Notice RE: Coronavirus

Ash Wednesday

Wednesday 26th February is Ash Wednesday marking the beginning of Lent. Mass for Ash Wednesday will be celebrated at 7:45am Ashes will be distributed after 7:45am Mass and at 6:00pm. N.B. There will be only one Mass on Ash Wednesday.