Announcement 2020

  Pastoral Announcements

Palm Sunday, Holy Week and Triduum 2020

Bishop James Checchio, following the guidelines of the Holy Week and the guidelines

of our Governor, suggested how we will experience the days of Holy Week:

¨ There will be NO public assembly from Palm Sunday to Resurrection Sunday.

¨ Palm branches blessed today can be taken to our homes at a later time.

¨ The Chrism Mass in the cathedral is postponed and rescheduled to another date.

¨ We will still continue to use the Holy Oils (for baptism, for anointing) from

last year.

According to the "Decree of the Congregation for Divine Worship and Discipline” issued on March 19, 2020, PASCHAL TRIDUUM, cannot be transferred to another time.


On Palm Sunday there is to be NO PUBLIC GATHERING. The Mass for Palm Sunday will be celebrated by the Bishop without a congregation, with palms blessed, and broadcast via live-stream internet on the Cathedral web site at: at 10:30 am on Sunday, April 5, 2020.

In our church will be celebrated and broadcast live via the Internet on the parish website at the following times:

¨ 9:00am—English

¨ 11:00am—Polish

¨ 1:00pm—Spanish

Holy Thursday

The Evening Mass of the Lord’s Supper will be celebrated by the bishop at the Cathedral without a congregation and broadcast via the live-stream internet on the cathedral website at 7:30 pm. In our church will be celebrated and broadcast live at:

¨ 7:00pm—English, Polish and Spanish

The rite of Washing of the Feet will be omitted, and the procession with the Blessed Sacrament to the altar of adoration, formerly called the darkroom, will be omitted. The Blessed Sacrament will remain in the tabernacle, as usual. The church will not be specially decorated. Pastors are NOT Permitted to leave their churches open at this time.

Good Friday

On Good Friday, all people follow strict fast, consisting in refraining from meat dishes and limiting the number of meals.

The Good Friday Liturgy will be celebrated by the bishop in the Cathedral without the congregation at 3:00 pm will also be broadcast on the Cathedral’s website.

In our church, Good Friday services will be as followed:

¨ Station of the Cross will be celebrated at: 12:00pm noon (English, Polish, Spanish, Portuguese) you will be able to participate in it via live broadcast on the website of our parish.

¨ Veneration of the Holy Cross takes place with a simple genuflection.

¨ Liturgy will be celebrated and broadcast live via the internet on the parish website as follows: 3:00pm-English, 5:00pm-Polish and 7:00pm-Spanish.


Holy Saturday

The Easter Vigil will be celebrated by the bishop in the Cathedral without a congregation at 8:00 pm and broadcasted live on the Cathedral’s website

In our church, there will be no blessing of the food on this day.

The Easter Vigil will also be celebrated at 8:00pm (English, Polish, Spanish, Portuguese), likewise will be the live broadcast from our church via the internet. There will be no blessing of the food on this day.

During the Easter Vigil:

¨ Preparation and lighting of the fire will be omitted;

¨ The Easter candle will be lit without a procession followed by the Easter Proclamation;

¨ We will only renew the baptismal promises; a symbolic (small) amount of water will be blessed only;

¨ The rite of receiving the sacraments of Christian Initiation will be postponed and re-planned once the restrictions have been lifted.



The Holy Mass on the Easter Sunday will be celebrated by the bishop without a congregation in the Cathedral at 10:30 am and broadcast via the live stream.

Masses in our church on the Easter Sunday will be celebrated without a congregation at 9:00am-English, 11:00am-Polish and 1:00pm-Spanish.


At this time, all public services are suspended until further notice. We will continue to monitor the situation and immediately provide new information, if any. 

Holy week schedule:

 1.     Office Hours have changed until further notice due to the Coronavirus Pandemic. Office phones will be open every day Monday-Friday from 10AM-12PM and from 2PM-4PM. If you have any emergency after office hours you can leave a voice message and we will return your call as soon as possible. Office is not open to the public currently until further notice.  

2.     Dear parishioners last few weeks, we don’t have any income. just few envelope in our mailbox and few online donation. We celebrate all schedule Masses - thanks for being with us via Internet. All of you can join us via Internet in our website. The only ways you can support your parish and church right now is online donation or dropping your envelope in office mail box. The online donation in our website allows you to support our parish using electronic funds transfer from either a bank’ account or credit/debit card just as you do your other expenses. It’s simple and convenient. You can create recurring donation or one-time donation. Thank you for being responsible.  

3.     In regards of our Bishop Appeal, the Development Office has received payments totaling $ 10,524.00 from 85 our parishioners. This represents 50.6% of our $ 23,000.00 goal. Thank you for your efforts…    


4.     On this first Sunday, we would like to wish God’s Blessings and Good Health and express our congratulations and appreciation to all our parishioners who are celebrating their Birthdays, Anniversaries and other special occasions during this month. May the Lord bless you and keep you in His care.



Anuncios Pastorales

Domingo de Ramos

 El Obispo James Checchio, siguiendo las pautas de la Semana Santa y de nuestro Gobernador, sugirió cómo experimentaremos los días de la Semana Santa:


¨ El Obispo transmitirá en vivo los servicios a través de la página web Catedral


 ¨ Nuestra Parroquia transmitirá en vivo los servicios a través de nuestra web página:    LIVE-STREAM   

¨ No habrá asamblea pública desde el Domingo de Ramos hasta el Domingo de Resurrección.

¨ Las Ramas de Palma serán bendecidas el domingo y se distribuirán más adelante.

¨ La Misa Crisma en la Catedral esta pospuesta hasta nuevo aviso.

¨ Seguiremos usando los Aceites Sagrados (para el bautismo, para la unción) del año pasado.

Según el "Decreto de la Congregación para el Culto Divino y la Disciplina” emitido el 19 de Marzo de 2020, TRIDUO PASCUAL, NO PUEDE ser transferido a otra fecha.


El Domingo de Ramos no habrá encuentro público y sin congregación, con Palmas bendecidas. Será celebrada por el Obispo en la Catedral sin la congregación a las 10:30am.          En nuestra iglesia se celebrará a las: 9:00am-Inglés, 1:00pm-Español.


La Misa Vespertina de la Cena del Señor será celebrada por el Obispo en la Catedral a las 7:30 PM. En nuestra iglesia se celebrará a las 7:00 pm en Inglés, y Español.

Se omitirá el rito de Lavado de los Pies, y se omitirá la procesión con el Santísimo Sacramento al altar de la adoración, antes llamado cuarto oscuro. El Santísimo Sacramento permanecerá en el tabernáculo, como de costumbre. La iglesia no estará especialmente decorada. A los pastores NO se les permite dejar sus iglesias abiertas en este momento.


El Viernes Santo se les pide Ayuno y Abstinencia.

La Liturgia será celebrada por el Obispo en la Catedral sin la congregación a las 3:00pm.

En nuestra iglesia, los servicios serán los siguientes:

¨ Vía Crucis en nuestra iglesia se celebrará a las 12:00PM del mediodía (Inglés, Polaco, Español, Portugués)

¨ La Veneración de la Santa Cruz tiene lugar con una simple genuflexión.

¨ Liturgia de la Pasión se celebrará a las 3:00 pm—Inglés y a las 7:00 pm—Español.


La Vigilia Pascual será celebrada por el Obispo en la Catedral sin la congregación a las 8:00pm. En nuestra iglesia se celebrará a las 8:00pm (Inglés, Polaco, Español, Portugués)

Durante la Vigilia Pascual:

¨ Se omitirá la preparación y la iluminación del fuego;

¨ La vela de Pascua se encenderá sin procesión seguida de la Proclamación de Pascua;

¨ Sólo renovaremos las Promesas Bautismales; una cantidad simbólica (pequeña) de agua será bendecida solamente;

¨ El Rito de recibir los Sacramentos de la Iniciación Cristiana será pospuesto y replanificado una vez que se hayan levantado las restricciones.


La Santa Misa del Domingo de Pascua será celebrada por el Obispo sin congregación en la Catedral a las 10:30am.

Las Misas en nuestra iglesia se celebrarán sin congregación a las 9:00am—Inglés, 1:00pm—Español. 


Ogłoszenia Duszpasterskie


Niedziela Palmowa

1.    Biskup Jakub Checcio przestrzegając wytycznych Stolicy Apostolskiej oraz wytycznych naszego Gubernatora zaproponował jak będziemy przeżywać dni Wielkiego Tygodnia:

Od Niedzieli Palmowej do Niedzieli Zmartwychwstania nie będzie żadnego zgromadzenia publicznego.

Gałązki palmowe dzisiaj poświęcone będzie można zabrać do swych domów w późniejszym czasie.

Msza Św. Krzyżma w katedrze zostaje przełożona i ponownie zaplanowana na inną datę. Używać nadal będziemy olejów świętych (do chrztu, do namaszczenia) z zeszłego roku.

TRIDUUM PASCHALNE zgodnie z Dekretem Kongregacji Kultu Bożego i Dyscypliny wydanym 19 marca 2020 r. nie można przenieść na inny czas.

Wielki Czwartek

Wieczorna Msza Wieczerzy Pańskiej będzie sprawowana przez biskupa katedrze bez zgromadzenia i transmitowana przez Internet na żywo na stronie katedry o godz. 1930.


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