COVID-19

Directives for the Reopening of Churches

Directives for the Reopening of Churches 2048 1365 Chaldean Diocese of St. Thomas the Apostle U.S.A

All Chaldean parishes in Michigan and Illinois are permitted to resume daily and Sunday Masses beginning on Saturday, May 30, 2020.

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Guidelines for Public Masses

Guidelines for Public Masses 1000 750 Chaldean Diocese of St. Thomas the Apostle U.S.A

Guidelines on sacraments and pastoral care, developed from the Working Group on Infectious Disease Protocols for Sacraments & Pastoral Care.

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UPDATE: Resumption of Public Masses

UPDATE: Resumption of Public Masses 1200 900 Chaldean Diocese of St. Thomas the Apostle U.S.A

Beginning the weekend of Saturday, May 30, and Sunday, May 31—the public celebration and attendance of all Holy Masses will resume at a 25% capacity.

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Holy Communion Parking Lot Distribution Schedule

Holy Communion Parking Lot Distribution Schedule 1500 1000 Chaldean Diocese of St. Thomas the Apostle U.S.A

Holy Communion Parking Lot Distribution Schedules

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Bishop Francis Apostolic Letter

Bishop Francis Apostolic Letter 1859 1088 Chaldean Diocese of St. Thomas the Apostle U.S.A

Bishop Francis Apostolic Letter regarding COVID-19 (Coronavirus).

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UPDATE: Distribution of Holy Communion in Parking Lot

UPDATE: Distribution of Holy Communion in Parking Lot 1200 900 Chaldean Diocese of St. Thomas the Apostle U.S.A

Beginning  Sunday, May 17, 2020, Communion will be distributed in the parking lots of churches in a reverent, orderly, and hygienic manner.

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May 1: Changes to Mandate Regarding Funeral Services

May 1: Changes to Mandate Regarding Funeral Services 1300 866 Chaldean Diocese of St. Thomas the Apostle U.S.A

Changes to Mandate Regarding Funeral Services

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Changes to Mandate Regarding Funeral Services

Changes to Mandate Regarding Funeral Services 1300 866 Chaldean Diocese of St. Thomas the Apostle U.S.A

Changes to Mandate Regarding Funeral Services

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Message from Bishop Francis Kalabat Regarding Gov. Whitmer’s “Stay Home, Stay Safe” Executive Order

Message from Bishop Francis Kalabat Regarding Gov. Whitmer’s “Stay Home, Stay Safe” Executive Order 1300 866 Chaldean Diocese of St. Thomas the Apostle U.S.A

Mandates based on Governor Whitmer’s “Stay Home, Stay Safe” Executive order.

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Announcement From the Three Chaldean Eparchies in North America

Announcement From the Three Chaldean Eparchies in North America 1000 750 Chaldean Diocese of St. Thomas the Apostle U.S.A

Michigan’s Executive Order 2020-11 (COVID-19) prohibits all assemblages of more than 50 people.

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