Bishop Thomas John Paprocki has lifted the dispensation to attend Mass, effective June 12.
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Upset by the removal of their pastor, parishioners at Faith Community of Saint Sabina had tied up the archdiocese's phone lines, held rallies, sent letters and threatened to withhold $100,000 in monthly dues.
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More than 50 community members turned out for the National Day of Prayer gathering despite chilly winds and occasional sprinkles.
The National Day of Prayer gathering will be held at noon Thursday at downtown Heritage Park, on the corner of Broadway Avenue and 17th Street.
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As vaccinated grandparents gather with their families this Passover, many might find solace in the history of the celebrations and how it offers hope for the future.
Vice President Kamala Harris joined President Joe Biden and the first lady in participating in a virtual Passover celebration Thursday.
The general dispensation of the obligation to attend Mass due to the pandemic expires on April 11, and most Catholics will again be under that obligation.
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Wearing of masks and social distancing will be observed.
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