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By Bradley Eli, M.Div., Ma.Th., Church Militant, March 12, 2020
Meanwhile, other bishops cancel Mass and force Communion in the hand
TYLER, Texas (ChurchMililtant.com) – A Texas bishop is calling for Eucharistic processions to battle the coronavirus, even as fellow bishops are canceling Masses and banning the reception of Holy Communion on the tongue.
On Wednesday, Bp. Joseph Strickland of the diocese of Tyler tweeted, “I call on every Catholic priest to lead a simple Eucharistic Procession around your Church sometime before the Feast of St Joseph, March 19, for repentance, Christ’s healing hand on the Coronavirus & that all men may be Godly, manly sons & disciples of His Son Jesus Christ.” ….