Saint Matthew's Church
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The weekend of June 6 - 7 is the weekend of the Special Collection for the Catholic Communications Campaign. Please see the letter below from Bishop Scharfenberger regarding the campaign. Please be as generous as your resources will allow.
The Diocese of Albany is keeping Catholics apprised of changes, updates and resources on its dedicated web page: rcda.org/coronavirus. In addition, a Faith at Home page includes links to livestreamed Mass, daily Scripture readings, saints of the day, and suggestions for creating a sacred space at home: rcda.org/coronavirus/resources.
HOW TO COPE WITH STRESS AND ANXIETY
The attached documents provide some insight in how to deal with stress and anxiety in uncertain times. We are providing these as a resource for you.
We also offer you this link (courtesy of one of our parishioners) to the Catholic Health Association of the Unites States website. This link specifically provides spiritual resources for support during this time of COVID-19. www.chausa.org/newsroom/coronavirus-resources/spiritual-resources-for-covid-19
We offer the following document on the Pandemic written by a parishioner who is an Ethics and Health Policy Professor at Maria College.
Due to social distancing, some may be unable to connect in person. The attached file provides some resources for on-line AA Meetings.
Sight and Sound Bus Trip
Please see the Parish Events page for information about the Bus trip to Sight and Sound's production of "Queen Esther" in July 2020.