Latest Diocesan Updates Related to Coronavirus

Diocese of Saginaw to resume public Masses on May 30; obligation to attend Mass remains lifted until Aug. 30


SAGINAW — Public Masses will resume for all parishes in the Diocese of Saginaw on Saturday, May 30, but individual pastors may, at their discretion, begin celebrating Mass publicly as early as Monday, May 25, according to new directives issued by Bishop Robert D. Gruss.

As public Masses resume, Bishop Gruss says strict social distancing and safety guidelines must be in place in order to open for services.

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Letter From Bishop Gruss Related to the Resumption of Masses (May 19)

Directives For Resumption of Public Masses

Liturgical Guidelines And Protocols For Resumption Of Public Masses

Bishop Gruss: We are not in this Alone

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Spiritual Communion

Archbishop José H. Gomez of Los Angeles, president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, issued the following Reflection and Prayer During Coronavirus

Pope asks Mary to Intercede Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Please know that Diocese of Saginaw has been, and will continue to, monitor news concerning the coronavirus. We are preparing for any potential impact on our parishes, schools and other ministries, and will follow any recommendations from local, state and federal officials.

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