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The obligation goes into effect on Nov. 26 and 27, the First Sunday of Advent.
DIFFICULT MORAL QUESTIONS: ‘The Sunday Eucharist is the foundation and confirmation of all Christian practice. For this reason the faithful are obliged to participate in the Eucharist on days of obligation, unless excused for a serious reason (for example, illness, the care of infants) or dispensed by their own pastor. Those who deliberately fail in this obligation commit a grave sin.’ (CCC 2181)
Bishops of England and Wales to UK Faithful: As COVID-19 Weakens, It Is Time for Catholics to Return to Mass
The Sunday Mass obligation is now reinstated.
The general obligation for Mass on Sundays and holy days will resume Pentecost weekend.
Churches in the archdiocese will remain limited to 50% capacity, and mask and social distancing requirements will remain.