Prevent Corona, Cough Church Members Requested to Stay at Home – The Secretary of the Jakarta Archdiocese (KAJ) Adi Prasojo issued an appeal and information regarding vigilance against the corona virus outbreak (Covid-19) for all people and churches under the Jakarta Archdiocese.
Adi appealed that church members who were suffering from respiratory illnesses be advised to stay at home and see a doctor to avoid spreading the corona virus (Covid-19).
“People should continue to worship in the church, but for those who have respiratory illness, such as coughs, colds, and sore Prevent Corona throats are advised to stay at home and go to a doctor,” Adi said in his official statement on Tuesday (3/3).
Furthermore, Adi also appealed to the people to take care of the cleanliness of their hands when going to worship at church. One of Prevent Corona them is by bringing hand sanitizer, respectively.
Not only that, Adi said holy water at the entrance to the church was still provided. But he freed people to use it or not.
“Communion is done by hand only,” he said.
In addition, Adi said that the Salam Damai Rite by shaking hands could still be carried out. Nevertheless, he suggested that he should pay attention to the cleanliness of the hands of their respective people.
“Or it can be done in other ways, such as nodding your head while clasping both hands to the chest, or people may not do it,” Adi said.
He also advised people to carry and use their own cross during the Good Friday Crucifix Ceremony. Bandar Ceme Online Terbaik
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