Birth of Mary Celebration set

The 39th anniversary of the Birth of Mary Celebration will be held Tuesday, Sept. 8, at St. Catherine of Siena Shrine, Route 22, Duncansville.

Limited seating is available, masks must be worn and social distancing is required due to COVID-19 restrictions. Celebrant/homilist will be Msgr. Bob Saly.

Petitions may be sent to Birth of Mary Celebration, P.O. Box 88, Duncansville, PA 16635.

The Sept. 8 events includes:

— 7:15 a.m. Joyful Mystery of the Rosary in the church

— 7:45 a.m. Mass in the church

— 11:30 a.m. Joyful Mystery of the Rosary in the church

— Noon Mass in the church

— 5 p.m. Joyful Mystery of the Rosary at the Shrine without the Procession

— 5:30 p.m. Mass at the Shrine — some chairs; participants bring own chairs. Proper physical distancing is required, including in line for the reception of the Holy Eucharist.

Due to the coronavirus, there will be NO PROCESSION after the evening Mass around the Mysteries of the Rosary.

There will be no continuous Rosary, no food and no exhibits.


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