The public health emergency of the kind that we are experiencing is a rare event. Given the directions provided by the Government and after consultation the following provisions apply effective from midnight Friday 20 March 2020.
All regular public Masses are hereby suspended until 1st May. This includes all Holy Week Ceremonies.
The obligation to participate at Mass on Sundays and holy days of obligation is dispensed.
The Faithful are encouraged to keep the Lord’s Day holy and celebrate Sunday as a domestic church by taking time to pray together as a household. Resources will be made available in due course. Read More >
Bishop Robert McGuckin
Bishop of Toowoomba
19 March 2020