COVID-19 Updates and Parish Resources
Adoration - Perpetual Adoration continues at St. Joseph. The Blessed Sacrament is Exposed daily as follows:
ADORATION DURING SCHOOL HOURS
**Masks must be worn at all times**
IN THE ADORATION CHAPEL
MONDAY - FRIDAY 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (except when Mass is celebrated)
LIMIT: 2 Households Maximum: 4 Adorers
IN THE CHURCH
ALL WEEKEND HOURS and MONDAY-FRIDAY 5:00 p.m – 8:00 a.m. (except when Mass is celebrated)
LIMIT: No Limit, Maintain social distancing.
At night, please use the entrance from the back parking lot and use the code to get in. While you attend adoration, you MUST wear a mask and distance yourself from other adorers.
Mass Times and Reconciliation - As we return to a more normal schedule for Mass and Reconciliation with a 'limited attendance' currently 66% capacity, please check the Weekend, Weekday and Reconciliation Schedule.
Guidelines for Mass until further notice:
Parishes can accept 66% capacity at each Mass.
Everyone must wear a mask at all times. (recommended for children under 10 years old)
Households must maintain 6-foot separation at all times. Your family should sit together. A 6-foot distance must separate your family from the next person/family.
Hymnals/Missalettes have been removed. You can use your mobile device for readings or music.
Collection will be taken with baskets on poles (no passing of collection basket)
Holy Communion must be received on the hand. The Precious Blood is not offered during this time.
Please exit in an orderly fashion, maintaining distance.
Ushers wearing white gloves will assist and direct as needed,
Our parish has a subscription to FORMED, an online Catholic resource that allows you to get thousands of movies, programs, audio, and books instantly. Find it at sjfay.formed.org.
Faith Talks with Father Tyler: Subscribe to Father Tyler's YouTube channel for spiritual talks on how to approach this time. Click here to check it out.
The Diocese of Little Rock has put together a page of Catholic Resources during the coronavirus. The resource is full of prayers and helpful links for all Catholics. Please click here to view the resources.
The best way to stay up to date with everything at St. Joseph's Catholic Church is through our Flocknote messaging system. Click the link above to sign up or simply text SJFAY to 84576.