March 2021 Highlights


*  In-person worship with restrictions has resumed at St. Anne's.  Please stay tuned for further announcements as they become available.  COVID 19 and weather restrictions may apply without much notice.  Calendar corrections appear listed below, but not on the calendar itself.


* If you are interested in attending St. Anne's virtual services "live" please contact Fr. James at: revjamesbski@gmail.com and he will add you to the email invite from GoToMeeting.  Youtube video recordings are available soon after the "live" sessions and can be viewed at any time - see link on schedule page. 

* You must also contact Fr. James prior to attending in-person worship at St. Anne's which is currently limited to 8 households/18 people.  Seating is available by reservation only to comply with pandemic response health restrictions.  Please see the health protocol below.

Sunday February 28th - The 2nd Sunday in Lent will be celebrated with in-person Mass at 9:00am and a virtual Mass from the rectory at 10:30am.


Wednesday March 3rd - We will honor John and Charles Wesley, Priests with virtual Mass from the Rectory at 5:30pm.


Thursday March 4th - Lenten Study will be a virtual on-line discussion of portions of the Lenten Devotional from Nashotah House and the Lent Madness biographies of the Saints.  We will meet via GoToMeeting at 10:00am to 10:45am on Thursday mornings during Lent starting today.  Please contact Fr. James indicating your interest in sharing thoughts and discussion on the life application of these resources.​

Friday March 5th - In-person Devotions of the Stations of the Cross and Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament are offered each Friday night in Lent, except Good Friday at 4:30pm.  Pre-recorded video of the Stations will be available.


Sunday March 7th - The 3rd Sunday in Lent will be celebrated at St. Anne's with in-person Mass at 9:00am and virtual Mass from the Rectory at 10:30am.

Wednesday March 10th - We will honor the Forty Martyrs of Sebaste with virtual Mass from the Rectory at 5:30pm.


Thursday March 11th - Virtual Lenten Study 10:00am via GoToMeeting.

Friday March 12th - In-person Stations of the Cross and Benediction 4:30pm.​

Sunday March 14th - The 4th Sunday in Lent will be celebrated with in-person Mass at 9:00am and virtual Mass from the rectory at 10:30am. 

Wednesday March 17th - We will celebrate the Feast of St. Joseph (transferred from the 19th) with virtual Mass from the Rectory at 5:30pm followed by our monthly virtual Vestry Meeting which will start at 6:45pm.  All members are welcome to listen in and should request a link from Fr. James to join.

Thursday March 18th - Virtual Lenten Study 10:00am via GoToMeeting.

Friday March 19th - In-person Stations of the Cross and Benediction 4:30pm.​


Sunday  March 21st - The 5th Sunday in Lent will be celebrated with in-person Mass at 9:00am and Virtual Mass  from the rectory at 10:30am.  

Wednesday March 24th - We will celebrate the Eve of the Annunciation of our Lord with virtual Mass from the Rectory at 5:30pm.

Thursday March 25th - Virtual Lenten Study 10:00am via GoToMeeting.

Friday March 26th - In-person Stations of the Cross and Benediction 4:30pm.​.

Sunday March 28th - Palm Sunday/The Sunday of the Passion will be celebrated with in-person Mass at 9:00am and virtual Mass from the rectory at 10:30am.  

Wednesday March 31st - We will celebrate Wednesday in Holy Week with in-person Mass from the Rectory at 5:30pm (no virtual Mass).  

Thursday April 1st - Maundy Thursday - Virtual Lenten Study 10:00am via GoToMeeting.  In-person Solemn High Mass will be held at 5:30pm and the Virtual Watch will begin at 6:30pm.  Fr. James will share a sign-up sheet and instructions for the watch via email.

Friday April 2nd - Good Friday - In-person Stations of the Cross and end of the virtual watch 9:00am.  In-person Veneration & Mass of the Pre-sanctified starts at 5:30pm.


Sunday April 4th - Easter Sunday will be celebrated with in-person Mass at 9:00am and virtual Mass from the rectory at 10:30am.


 

March Calendar with rota



Health protocols for in person worship at the church of St. Anne during COVID-19 Pandemic 7/5/20:
1.Please stay home if you are in an “at risk” people group – attend virtual services.
2.If you do not feel well or are sick, please stay home – attend virtual services.
3.If you have been tested for or have COVID-19, please inform Fr. James in full pastoral confidentiality so that you can receive prayer. Quarantine yourself appropriately and help others avoid contracting the virus.
4.Utilize Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) which makes you feel safe and more especially makes others feel safe and comfortable.
       Wear a face mask or other face covering.
       Avoid physical contact and touching others.
5.Maintain 6-foot minimum physical distancing.
6.Wash hands frequently and utilize hand sanitizer.
7.Be hopeful and positive. We are getting closer to wining the battle against this virus every day.
8.Our help comes from the Lord the maker of heaven and earth.

Please don't forget:
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