Lynnfield churches respond to recent COVID surge
LYNNFIELD — Most places of worship are continuing to offer in-person services while strongly encouraging masking and utilizing social media and Zoom for virtual-worship options.
Ave Maria Parish, comprising Our Lady of the Assumption Church and Saint Maria Goretti Church, is following a mask mandate issued by Cardinal Seán O’Malley on Dec. 18 for public Masses, weddings and funerals, according to the parish’s website. Designated pews are reserved for people who wish to practice social distancing. Registration for Mass is not required.