Tag: Coronavirus

Updated Archdiocesan Protocols for COVID-19, as of 23 March 2020

- 23 March 2020 4

Dear Friends in Christ, Over these momentous days, a popular image used often by Pope Francis has remained in my heart. “I see the Church ... Read More

COVID-19: the church response

- 19 March 2020 10

In response to COVID-19, the Archdiocese has introduced new protocols or rules about Mass and other church services to reduce the spread of the virus. ... Read More

Pontifical Academy of Life assembly attendee tested positive for coronavirus

- 11 March 2020 0

Vatican City, Mar 10, 2020 / 03:19 pm (CNA) - The Pontifical Academy of Life said Tuesday that only one attendee of a Vatican conference ... Read More

‘Slight’ Sickness Keeps Pope Francis Close to Home, Vatican Says

- 28 February 2020 0

Pope Francis, who is 83 years old, is generally healthy, though he suffers from sciatica and had eye surgery for cataracts last year. VATICAN CITY — Pope ... Read More

Catholics provide pastoral, physical aid in the face of coronavirus

- 19 February 2020 0

Beijing, China, Feb 17, 2020 / 05:50 pm (CNA) - While the coronavirus outbreak continues, Catholics have sought to provide aid and pastoral care to ... Read More

Chinese churches closed in response to coronavirus

- 3 February 2020 0

Wuhan, China, Jan 31, 2020 / 04:27 pm (CNA) - As the deadly coronavirus continues to spread in China, church services in some areas have ... Read More