Important Parish Update March 24 – COVID19

In response to recommendations from our Diocese of Kalamazoo and Governor Whitmer’s executive order please read the following measures that will take place in our Parish:

  1. All Church buildings and grounds, including the Sanctuary, will remain closed to the public until further notice.
  2. All Masses and other liturgical and devotional services will be closed to the public through Easter Monday, April 13th. Bishop Paul Bradley has granted a dispensation to all Catholics in our Diocese from their obligation of attending Sunday Mass during this time period.
  3. All Eucharistic Celebrations will continue to be live streamed through our Parish Facebook page. Our celebrations in Spanish will be streamed through our Facebook page in Spanish. Eucharistic Adoration will be streamed live for one hour following the Mass Celebrations.
    • Daily Mass Monday through Friday 8:30am
    • Saturday Vigil Mass 6:00pm
    • Sunday Mass 9:00am, 1:00pm (In Spanish)
  4. You are encouraged to make a spiritual Communion, pray the rosary, or meditate on Sacred Scripture to keep holy the Lord’s Day.
  5. Faith Formation classes are suspended until Tuesday, April 14 in accordance with the Governor’s order. Plans should be made to deliver religious instruction curriculum to families if possible.
  6. Parish offices are closed to the public. You may still contact us via email or phone, if needed.
  7. Please continue to support your Parish financially and with your prayers through these trying times. You may give by registering to our Online Giving Program WeShare or by mailing your weekly offertory envelopes to the Parish (402 S. Nottawa St, Sturgis, MI  49091). Please continue to pray for our clergy and staff as we are also praying for all of you.