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Update on Covid-19 safety mandates
We have recently received mandates from St. Louis County and St. Louis Archdiocese regarding face coverings. If you are on the grounds here at SCL you are to be wearing a mask (face covering) - children below 9 years of age are exempted.
There are several other exemptions:
Landscape volunteers while working need not wear masks, but they are not to interact with anyone unless a mask is put on.
If you are exercising and are keeping physical distancing, you need not wear a mask, but as with the landscape workers, if yo...
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Update on the SCL Parish Food Pantry
We chose to shut down our parish food pantry in mid-March. Our volunteers are all in the high-risk category, and wisely they chose to stay home. We contacted food pantries and determined that for our regular clients the Affton Food Pantry was close by and a good fit. We donated to AFP a sizeable amount of food with the understanding that they would serve the folks who ordinarily would be served by SCL.
As you are painfully aware this is a slow-motion disaster. We will send all the remaining food in our pantr...
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