Diocese of Alexandria will lift dispensation of mass obligation on Aug 15

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Published: Jul. 29, 2021 at 6:17 PM CDT
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ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB) - The Catholic Diocese of Alexandria will be lifting its general dispensation from the obligation of Mass attendance on August 15.

The Diocese says it is aware of the growing COVID-19 cases caused by the Delta variant but feels that since many have returned to normal activities, such as traveling, shopping and going to restaurants, it is only natural to return to Mass obligations.

The Diocese has provided five exceptions for “personal” dispensation of Mass:

(Source: Diocese of Alexandria)

For more information, you can read full details released by the Diocese here:

Bishop Robert Marshall has written a letter to the people of the diocese explaining the reasons for lifting the...

Posted by Diocese of Alexandria on Thursday, July 29, 2021

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