As you know, the provincial government has announced that the province will move to Step Three of the gradual re-opening of Ontario on July 16, 2021, at 12:01 am. Under Step Three, the capacity for indoor and outdoor religious rites or ceremonies, weddings, and funerals, is restricted to that which maintains physical distancing of 2 metres.
Parishes are encouraged to continue to exercise care and observe protocols in the interest of health and safety.
- Wear face masks (unless exempted)
- Use hand sanitizer at the entrance of the church.
- Social distance
- Cleaning Protocols
- Contact tracing is recommended by local health units but is not a requirement.