St. Mary of the Lake
Welcome Back! Please sign up by household for each Mass you would like to attend and let us know how many will be attending so that we can better prepare. Please include the name of each individual who will be attending. One household equals all those living under one roof.
The following information is important to keep in mind:
+ The obligation to attend Sunday Mass and Holy Days of Obligation continues to be suspended as long as the pandemic continues.
+ All COVID-19 positive persons, those who are symptomatic, and those living with them, must stay home.
+ Persons over age 65 and those with preexisting health conditions should continue to stay home during Phase II and avoid public gatherings, including in church. Small children are also encouraged to stay home at this time.
+ Face masks are required for all those who come for Mass. Please bring your own.
+ Bring hand sanitizer for your own use if you have it.
+ You may take a missel for your own use. Please take it home with you and write your name on it.
+ We recommend you arrive between 10 - 15 minutes early. Please enter throught the east doors. You will be asked to use hand sanitizer upon entering the building and your temperature will be taken. Ushers will welcome you and provide directions.
+ Holy Communion will be distributed after the final blessing. The Sacred Host will be offered in the hand only. When you come forward please wear your mask; after answering "Amen" please step 6 feet to the side and pull your mask down to receive Communion.
+ Leave by the South Exit immediately after communion
+Make sure to notify the church if you contract the virus within a week after attending our church, so that we may contact your fellow parishioners.