Catholic Churches of Mangaluru Diocese to resume Masses and prayers from June 13
Mangaluru: In pursuance of the Government permitting the resumption of prayers, rituals and services from June 8, 2020 in places of worship of all religions in the region, in accordance with strict guidelines; several consultations have been in progress to adopt ways and means to adequately follow the regulations and rules in a proper manner. People have shown deep interest that suitable devotions must be resumed as soon as possible.
In this regard, The Bishop of Mangaluru, Most Rev. Dr Peter Paul Saldanha, this afternoon, released a brief note for the information of the public. The note is as follows for the information of all concerned.
“Regarding celebration of Masses in the Diocese of Mangalore”
“All the Parish Priests are requested to make all the required arrangements to open churches and to have Religious services as per the Government guidelines (e.g.: Thermal Screeners, Sanitizer, Volunteers, seating arrangements etc.) After ensuring that all the required things are in order, Masses can be celebrated in the churches from 13th June. More detailed guidelines will be sent at the earliest.
In this context the due announcements and arrangements will result to meet all the Govt. guidelines will be strictly implemented before the opening of the churches for worship on Saturday, June 13. The details will follow here as and when made available.