Procedures for the celebration of All Souls Day Mass at CK Cemetery

Posted on Oct 30 2020

In line with complying with public health protocols as it relates to the COVID-19 pandemic we are required to adhere to the 3 W’s—WEARING our masks, WATCHING our distance, and WASHING/SANITIZING our hands.

The following guidelines will be implemented at the Chalan Kanoa Cemetery on Nov. 2 at the 4pm concelebrated Mass.

The cemetery will be barricaded all around. This will allow for the control of the various entrances and allow for temperature taking and registration process.

A total of four entrances will be established and will be manned by representatives from the various parish clusters. The four entrances will be located on the following:

• Entrance 1: Cemetery Main Entrance next to the Chancery and the school.

• Entrance 2: Between Mount Carmel School and Korean Catholic Church.

• Entrance 3: The rear side of the cemetery right behind the main Cross.

• Entrance 4: The area next to the apartments.

At the various entrances, the following willbe performed:

• Two individuals will be taking temperatures

• Two individuals will be writing names and phone contact of people

• Hands will be stamped to indicate that the individual has gone through the entrance procedures.

– Masks: Masks will be available for the volunteers.

– Hand sanitizers: Hand sanitizers will be available at the various entrances for people to sanitize before entering the cemetery.

– Collections: Collections will be stationary. Around 20 baskets will be available in various locations for people to put in their contribution. There will be no passing of baskets around the cemetery.

– Communion: Clergy/Deacons will be available various locations. Volunteers will be available to ensure social distancing of 6 feet apart.

Source: Diocese of Chalan Kanoa

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