Updated Response to Coronavirus

Church re-opens for the public: As per the advice and law of the state we hope to open for celebration of the Mass on the weekend of May 23rd and 24th with the following Basic Conditions:

  • Everyone should have a mask.
  • Sanitize yourself before and after leaving the church.
  • Stay 6 feet apart from each other, except families or couples living together.
  • Receiving of communion only in the hand, no Blood of Christ will be distributed.
  • Bring your own chair to avoid the spread of the virus.
  • Mass will be in the parish hall, not in the church because of the lack of space.
  • Those who are sick should remain at home; Holy Communion will be brought to your home with prior request. Let Fr. David know who needs it.
  • Ushers will open the doors for you when you come in and leave out.
  • No physical signs of peace.
  • All the sacraments are to be celebrated with the above conditions.
  • In the case that someone has had the virus and no longer has symptoms, it is better that they stay home until they are able to provide two negative test certificates to Fr. David.
  • Every Mass will continue to be live-steamed on Facebook; (Id: stannparishlizana or davidmiltu)
  • Visiting the sick and bringing Holy Communion to the home bound will be available on Monday throughout the week.
  • There are other conditions that will be explained when you come to Mass.
  • We need volunteers to clean and arrange the parish hall after every Mass, so please come forward. Thanks and hope to see you soon.
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First Communion

We will have first Holy Communion Mass next month, in June. The date will be published by next week.

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19th Annual Catfish Festival – RESCHEDULED

catfish festival

RESCHEDULED: The 19th Annual Catfish Festival will be rescheduled until Labor day weekend in September, due to the Corona virus. Tickets will be the same and will not be changed. We need volunteers. If you have any question please contact Kevin and Kim McGill (see contact information in bulletin).

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RCIA Sessions

 Are You Considering Becoming Catholic? Are You A Catholic Interested In Being Confirmed? Are You A Confirmed Catholic Who’s Ready To Explore Your Faith Anew?

For more information on RCIA (Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults) classes, please contact the parish office. Thank you.

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Visitation of the Sick

Please keep the parish office informed so we may minister to those who are ill at home, in the hospital, or in a nursing facility. For those wishing to receive the Eucharist contact the parish office, 228-832- 2560.

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