Update from Bishop Richard F. Stika 3/24/20

Bishop Richard F. Stika issued a decree to assist the clergy and the faithful in the spiritual celebration of Palm Sunday and Holy Week. The decree mandates that there shall be no public gatherings (inside or outside churches, in cars, etc.) during Holy Week. Masses shall be celebrated without a congregation by the pastor/parish priest. […]

Stay Connected; copy of Notanda dtd March 18, 2020

Notanda a newsletter for priests and deacons March 18, 2020 Diocesan resources for parishes and parishioners during coronavirus era Dioceses and parishes around the world are now challenged with ways to stay connected to the faithful during the coronavirus pandemic. Imagine this situation even as recently as thirty years ago. The digital age and the […]

Message from Bishop Stika

: Message from Bishop Stika Brothers and Sisters, It seems like I am the holdout in my decision to cancel all public Masses as the other dioceses of the Province have announced in the last days. But given the announcement of the President today as well as the logic of doing what we can to […]