All masses cancelled in Diocese of Raphoe

first_imgAudioHomepage BannerNews Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic By News Highland – March 13, 2020 Google+ Twitter WhatsApp Previous articleSerious safety concerns over Lower Dromore junctionNext articleEight people awaiting in-patient beds at LUH News Highland Facebook Community Enhancement Programme open for applications All masses with congregations have been cancelled in the Diocese of Raphoe until the 29th of March.In a letter to the priests and people of the Diocese this morning, Bishop Alan Mc Guckian says cancellation order, which also includes Station Masses and House Masses, will be reviewed at the end of the month.Priests will offer mass for their communities daily, and churches will be open to allow people to go in and pray.All confirmations have been cancelled until further notice, adoration should not take place in small oratories, and where funerals, weddings and baptisms take place, the Bishop asks that only immediate family attend. In keeping with government guidelines, he says all such gatherings must be restricted to less than 100 people.Bishop Mc Guckian concludes by stressing the importance of discouraging people from travelling to funerals at this time.Earlier, he spoke to Greg Hughes on the Nine til Noon Show………….Audio Playerhttps://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/cvbishalan.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Google+ RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHORcenter_img Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA WhatsApp Nine til Noon Show – Listen back to Monday’s Programme Pinterest Twitter Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th Facebook Pinterest All masses cancelled in Diocese of Raphoelast_img read more