PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh is loosening restrictions on weddings, funerals and confession.
Bishop David Zubik says those events can happen in a limited capacity.READ MORE: Live Winter Storm Tracker: Pittsburgh Area Digs Out After Heavy Snowfall Blankets Region
Weddings can be celebrated with no more than 10 people, including the priest.
The bishop says couples cannot have a second wedding when restrictions are lifted.READ MORE: Crews Battle Cold Conditions, Fire At Home In Beechview
Funerals are also limited to 10 people, and confession can now be held outside while staying 6 feet apart.
Zubik added that with the loss of church offerings amid the coronavirus pandemic, there will be cost-cutting measures within the diocese.MORE NEWS: Some Pittsburgh Residents Face Snow-Covered Streets Ahead Of Morning Commute
Over the next few weeks, he will be making decisions about possible cuts to parishes, schools and staff.