Mass Procedures

As of June 2020
  • Please sanitize your hands upon entering the church.

  • You are not yet required to attend Mass if you feel uncomfortable or unsafe.

  • All Masses will take place in the Main Church.

  • Enter through the main entrance under the canopy.

  • Doors will be propped open and there will be no holy water in the fonts.

  • Masks must be worn during Mass, except when receiving Communion.

  • Priests will wear a mask while distributing Communion.

  • Social distancing must be maintained; no shaking hands.

  • Masses will alternate between yellow and blue taped pews for cleaning purposes. Please follow usher instructions for seating

  • Communion will take place after Mass

  • Exit through any door

  • The Church will be cleaned between Masses

  • If you would like to receive on the tongue, please wait until those who receive in the hand go first.

Social Distancing Seating

Daily Mass

6:30 am M-F Please sit in the YELLOW marked pews.

8:30 am M-S Please sit in the BLUE marked pews.

7:00 pm Tuesday Please Sit in the YELLOW marked pews.

5:00 pm Vigil Please sit in the BLUE marked pews.

7:00 am Please sit in the YELLOW marked pews.

9:00 am Please sit in the BLUE marked pews.

11:00 am Please sit in the YELLOW marked pews.

 · St. Joseph the Worker Church ·

1879 Applewood Drive, Orefield PA 18069