Below is a letter received by the Communication Office of the Providence Diocese to be shared with all parishioners and personnel. If you have any concerns or questions please contact Father Scott Carpentier at 401-568-2411.
Click on the ob-ed link below to read the full summary submitted by Kevin O’Brien, Director of Compliance.
To: PastorsFrom: Communications OfficeDate: August 27, 2018RE: Ob-ed by Kevin O’Brien
Dear Msgr. /Father:Below is an op-ed written by Kevin O’Brien, director of the Office of Compliance that was published in the Providence Journal this past weekend. Please consider posting it on your parish website, in your church bulletin as well as on social media pages.Thank you,Communications Office
Welcome back parishioners: Public celebration of Mass resumes on May 30th on Saturday at 4:00 p.m. and Sunday, May 31st at 8:00 a.m. at St. Joseph’s Church and June 7th at 10:00 a.m. at St. Patrick’s Church. Returning to Mass in time of COVID-19 brings new guidelines and structure. Access to Mass will be limited to 25% capacity or 137 parishioners per Mass (90 at St. Patrick’s). Wearing a face mask will be required and if you are sick you must stay home. Please refer to this weeks’ bulletin or the website tab entitled COVID-19 or the Providence Diocese Website for additional guidelines. I look forward to seeing everyone, you were missed. (posted 6/5/20) https://dioceseofprovidence.org
ATTENTION: THE JUNE 6TH DINNER AT THE VILLAGE HAVEN HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19. PLEASE CLICK ON THE ATTACHED LETTER REGARDING RAFFLE AND PRIZE DETAILS. CALL THE OFFICE IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS. THANK YOU. (posted 5/24/20) 20 Week Club Letter due to COVID-19
Please click on the link below to read a pastoral message from Bishop Tobin dtd 4/19/20:
Live Stream Masses (Updated 4/24/20)
You can view live stream masses at St. Joseph’s and St. Patrick’s Church in Burrillville, and our neighboring churches on their websites or YouTube at St. Eugenes, Chepachet, St. Philips, Greenville and Our Lady of Good Help, Burrillville; as well as Saints Peter and Paul Cathedral in Providence. (See links below) If you do not have a computer you can view Mass on the TV network EWTN on channel 22 for Cox and channel 285 for Verizon.
TELEVISED AND LIVE-STREAM MASSES LINK
St. Joseph’s and St. Patrick’s Church, Burrillville – Fr. Scott Carpentier, Pastor
St. Eugene’s Virtual Mass Schedule -Fr. Stephen Dandeneau, Pastor
St. Philips – refer to St. Philips website for virtual Mass schedule
Our Lady of Good Help virtual Mass schedule
Refer to the Diocese of Providence website for televised Mass schedule.
Providence Diocese Website
St. Joseph’s Church Mass Schedule
Saturday: 4:00 P.M.
Sunday: 8:00 A.M.
Sunday 10:00 a.m. Mass at St. Patrick’s Church starting June 7th.
Refer to the bulletin or click on St. Patricks website link below for more information.
Announcement: The 2021 Mass book is in, and available to book your 2021 Masses. Call the parish office to book your Masses or the Sanctuary/Tabernacle Lamp in memory of your loved ones.
Save the Date: UPDATE PLEASE READ June 6, 2020, St. Joseph’s Church 20 Week Club annual dinner at the Village Haven Restaurant has been CANCELLED due to COVID 19. You can purchase your tickets at the Parish office. Cost is $50.00. Please click on the attached letter for further details. Call the office if you have any questions. 20 Week Club Letter due to COVID-19
Save the Date: UPDATE PLEASE READ June 20, 2020, St. Patrick’s annual Spring Dinner Dance HAS BEEN POSTPONED. New date to be determined. Refer to the weekly bulletin or call the office for more information.
Annual Yard Sale– UPDATE PLEASE READ– St. Joseph’s Church annual summer yard sale has been cancelled due to Covid-19. Will hope to resume this great fundraiser in 2021.
Food Pantry – Non perishable food, grocery gift cards and cash are always needed, especially during the COVID-19. Thank you.