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“Due to a sharp rise in the percentage of COVID-19 tests returning positive in the community, Contra Costa County today amended its social distancing health order to temporarily tighten face-covering requirements and prohibit indoor gatherings where there is elevated risk of spreading the virus. – Contra Costa Health Services, Press Release; “More than 8% of Contra Costa COVID-19 Tests Now Postive”, 7/11/2020
Bishop Michael Barber also released a letter to all priests in the Contra Costa County on July 12, 2020, indicating that “indoor religious services and cultural ceremonies are prohibited.” In result, St.Patrick will livestream all daily masses at 7:30am and on Sundays at 9:30am followed by a drive thru distribution of Holy Communion from 10:15am – 11:00am. Signups will be required and will be released in a few days. God Bless.