June 1 Revised Decree: Use of Hymnals and Holy Water
Effective Sunday, June 6, Bishop Stika allows Holy Water fonts to be refilled and permits the use of hymnals at Mass.
May 18 decree: Restoration of Obligation to attend Mass and Face Masks
Effective today, Bishop Stika decreed that beginning Pentecost Sunday face masks will be optional at Mass. He has also restored the obligation to attend Sunday Mass and Holy Days of Obligation. Read the decree below and view the announcement on the diocesan website.