COVID 19 POLICIES

01/01/2021

  • Services will be held online.

  • Places of worship remain open for private prayer.

  • Weddings planned up to and including January 2 may proceed as planned with up to a maximum of 25 guests; from January 3 may proceed, but with a maximum of six guests.

  • Funerals may have up to 10 mourners.
  • Visitors to your home or garden: No visitors except for essential family reasons or those in your support bubble 
  • Domestic travel: Stay at home except for travel for work, education or other essential purposes, or to take exercise within 5km of home
  • Retail: Essential retail only from close of business on 31 Dec
  • Primary and secondary schools Re-open on 11 Jan
  • Work from home unless working in essential health, social care or other essential service that cannot be done from home   www. Gov.ie

 

 Mass 

(Updated 01/01/2021)

Special Precautions

  • Masks: We encourage you to wear a mask throughout the entirety of Mass.

  • Communion:  We encourage you to receive Communion in the hand. 

  • Leaving Mass: At the end of Mass... We will still have our staff on-hand to help seat you in a way that minimizes risk for COVID-19.

We will help seat you in a way that minimizes risk for COVID-19.

Donations

  • Living Faith Society: Setting up recurring donations is an easy hassle-free way. You can set up a desired gift and have it charged to your credit card or bank account monthly. You can also set up one-time donations through

  • Safe box: If you would rather make a donation through ...

  • Physical Basket:  drop off cash/checks


For those unable to attend in person

The Masses will be livestreamed. We encourage the following people to remain at home and participate in our livestream instead of attending Mass in person:

  • Those who are sick

  • Those who are age 65+

  • Those who have been advised by health care workers/caregivers to not attend Mass

  • Those who sincerely believe that attending Mass will jeopardize their health or the health of a person with whom they reside

  • Those who sincerely believe that because of the imposed limitations, attending Mass is not reasonable



The Church

The church will remain open daily from 10:30 AM - 5:00 PM.

In keeping with the Governor's guidelines for social distancing, we are only able to admit 25% (about 200 people) of our normal capacity). These guidelines include utilising every other pew and having family units sit 2 metres part. 


MASS TIMES - During COVID 19 Restrictions

Monday - Saturday: 10:00 am
Sunday: 10:45 am

OFFICE HOURS

Monday - Thursday: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Tel.: + 353 1 283 2988
email: parishoffice@newtownparkparish.com