Resumption of Public Masses & Sacraments from 8 June 2020

Dear Parishioners We have received permission from the Bishop to cautiously begin re-opening public Mass and Sacraments from 8th June 2020 as Lackawanna county entries the amber phase. It must be noted that during the amber phase the obligation to attend Mass on Sundays and Holy Days remains dispensed. Hence if you are ill, elderly, … Continue reading Resumption of Public Masses & Sacraments from 8 June 2020

Updated Information on the suspension of Public Services

On Monday 16th March His Excellency Bishop Bambera announced the suspension of ALL public church services including Sunday Masses. A copy of the Bishops' letter and the response to Frequently Asked Questions is found below. It is with deep regret that the parish of St. Michael the Archangel announces therefore the suspension of its public … Continue reading Updated Information on the suspension of Public Services

Important Notice RE: Coronavirus

The following notice is being sent to all parishes, schools, diocesan facilities and media outlets: Effective immediately, and until further notice, Bishop Joseph C. Bambera, in union with the Bishops of Pennsylvania, has dispensed the faithful of the Diocese of Scranton from the obligation to attend Sunday Mass. Despite the suspension of the obligation to … Continue reading Important Notice RE: Coronavirus