October & November Calendars with rota
The Episcopal Church of St. Anne
During Illinois' phase 4 "revitalization" stage from the Coronavirus pandemic we will offer in-person Holy Eucharist Rite II on Sunday mornings at 9:00am and Wednesday evenings at 5:30pm. Virtual services will continue to be broadcast and recordings made available for those who live at a distance, are not well, or at risk. Sunday Virtual Mass will be live streamed at 10:30am and Wednesday Virtual Mass at 6:30pm.
If you are interested in attending St. Anne's virtual services please contact Fr. James at: firstname.lastname@example.org and he will add you to the email invite from GoToMeeting. Youtube video recordings can be viewed at any time - see link on schedule page.
Please also contact Fr. James if you are interested in attending in-person worship. Seating is available by reservation only to comply with phase 4 health restrictions. Please see the health protocol below.
Wednesday October 21st - We will celebrate the Feast of St. James of Jerusalem, Brother of our Lord (transferred from October 23rd) with Virtual Mass only at 5:30pm. Please note the change from our regular schedule and our monthly Vestry Meeting has been transferred to the 28th.
Sunday October 25th - The Twenty-first Sunday after Pentecost will be celebrated with in-person Mass at 9:00am and a virtual Mass from the rectory at 10:30am.
Wednesday October 28th - We will celebrate the Feast Day of St. Simon and St. Jude, Apostles with our normal in-person Mass at 5:30pm but there will be no virtual service. At 6:45pm we will hold our monthly Virtual Vestry Meeting. As all vestry meetings are open to members, you can request a GoToMeeting invite if you are interested in listening in.
Sunday November 1st - All Saints' Day Sunday will be celebrated with in-person Mass at 9:00am and a virtual Mass from the rectory at 10:30am. Don't forget that Daylight Savings Time ends today and you should have moved your clocks back 1hour.
Monday November 2nd - We will celebrate All Souls' Day with in-person Evening Prayer at 5:00pm and in-person Requiem Mass at 5:30pm. There will be no virtual services this evening. Be sure to let Fr. James know in advance if you have any additions to the souls we will remember this evening.
Wednesday November 4th - We will hold our normal in-person and virtual midweek services and honor Charles Borromeo, Archbishop of Milan.
Sunday November 8th - The Twenty-third Sunday after Pentecost will be celebrated with in-person Mass at 9:00am and a virtual Mass from the rectory at 10:30am.
Wednesday November 11th - We will honor Martin of Tours with our normal in-person Evening Prayer at 5:00pm, in-person Mass at 5:30pm, and virtual Mass from the Rectory at 6:30pm.
Sunday November 15th - The Twenty-fourth Sunday after Pentecost will be celebrated with in-person Mass at 9:00am and a virtual Mass from the rectory at 10:30am.
Wednesday November 18th - We will celebrate the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary (transferred from Nov. 21st) with our normal in-person Evening Prayer at 5:00pm and in-person Mass at 5:30pm. Our monthly Virtual Vestry Meeting will convene at 6:45pm. All members are welcome and may request an invite to join.
Sunday November 22nd - The Last Sunday after Pentecost will be celebrated with in-person Mass at 9:00am and a virtual Mass from the rectory at 10:30am
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:
We are in a situation with the Coronavirus that is unprecedented to any other time in our life and it is so important that we keep St. Anne’s in our thoughts and you remain vigilant to continue to give your pledge and donations that are so vital to keep up with our Church operating budget.
Please send your donation to the Church of Saint Anne Attn: Treasurer.
Church of Saint Anne
401 North Cherry Street
Morrison, IL 61270