I just want to keep everyone updated that just I got word from the Archdiocese of Philadelphia:
Archbishop Nelson J. Pérez has suspended all public Masses in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia effective at 12:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 18th and until further notice.
During this time, the Church and Chapel will remain open for private prayer. Confessions will still be available at 12 p.m. on Saturdays.
All parish organizational meetings will be suspended until further notice.
We will update the parishioners as we have more information.
For more information, please click the following link: Coronavirus Procedures
Please keep our nation in your prayers and we will keep you in ours. Pope Francis has asked the Virgin Mary to watch over the world in this current moment of crisis with this prayer:
O Mary, you shine continuously on our journey as a sign of salvation and hope.We entrust ourselves to you, Health of the Sick.At the foot of the Cross you participated in Jesus’ pain,with steadfast faith.You, Salvation of the Roman People, know what we need.We are certain that you will provide, so that,as you did at Cana of Galilee,joy and feasting might return after this moment of trial.Help us, Mother of Divine Love,to conform ourselves to the Father’s will and to do what Jesus tells us:He who took our sufferings upon Himself, and bore our sorrows to bring us,through the Cross,to the joy of the Resurrection. Amen.We seek refuge under your protection, O Holy Mother of God.Do not despise our pleas –we who are put to the test –and deliver us from every danger, O glorious and blessed Virgin.