25th March 2020 Covid-19 (Coronavirus): Updated Directives for the Diocese of Down and Connor
In light of the ongoing Coronavirus situation, the Northern Ireland Executive has published a list of places that should close with immediate effect, which includes places of Worship.
See here for more details:
https://www.nidirect.gov.uk/articles/coronavirus-covid-19-essential-businesses-and-services As a result, all Churches will now be closed, except for funerals.
The live streaming of Mass via Online Webcams may continue from behind closed doors. Updated guidance from the Diocese relating to funerals will be issued in due course.
Please note - this updated directive is in addition to the previous Directives, details of which can be found by clicking here.