Bishop David M. O'Connell, C.M., has mandated the closing of all churches in the Diocese due to the coronavirus restrictions, including St. Mary of the Assumption Cathedral, Trenton, shown in this photo. Monitor file photo
Bishop David M. O'Connell, C.M., has mandated the closing of all churches in the Diocese due to the coronavirus restrictions, including St. Mary of the Assumption Cathedral, Trenton, shown in this photo. Monitor file photo
On the advice of public health officials, Bishop David M. O'Connell, C.M., is mandating the closing of all churches and chapels in the Diocese of Trenton to the public, effective at noon, Wednesday, April 1, until further notice. Holy Communion can only be distributed to the faithful as Viaticum for the dying until further notice.