UPDATED: Msgr. Bastress in hospital; Baltimore St. Alphonsus schedule adjusted

We are informed that Reverend Monsignor Arthur Bastress, pastor of St. Alphonsus Church in downtown Baltimore, has recently been admitted to hospital where he is recovering from a respiratory ailment.  UPDATE 1: As of Friday, January 30, Msgr. Bastress has been moved to a regular patient room at Mercy Hospital.

There will be no Traditional Latin Mass on Friday at St. Alphonsus. Saturday’s Traditional Mass at 12:10 pm will be offered by Reverend Father Salvatore Furnari SAC. UPDATE 2: Sunday’s High Mass at 11:30 am will be celebrated by Reverend Father Marc Lanoue.

Readers are asked to keep Msgr. Bastress in their prayers.