Coronavirus: US meat processing plants forced to close

The pandemic has forced meat-processing plants across the US to slow down production or close entirely. But on April 28, President Donald Trump invoked a war-time law, ordering plants to stay open to avoid any shortages. Labour unions are worried that this will mean the workers’ safety is put at risk, as they are forced … Read more Coronavirus: US meat processing plants forced to close

Bob Corrin was just one of the individuals taken by coronavirus in the UK

Sky News’ Jason Farrell looks at the life of Bob Corrin, just one of the many thousands of people who died with coronavirus. Bob was the warden of All Saints church in Liverpool, and died at home suffering from coronavirus. SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more videos: http://www.youtube.com/skynews Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/skynews Like … Read more Bob Corrin was just one of the individuals taken by coronavirus in the UK

The Catholic Church said Stephanie was lying — 20 years later her name is cleared | ABC News

It’s taken 26 years, reams of legal documents and many tears, but Eileen Piper has done what she set out to do — cleared the name of her daughter, Stephanie, who was abused by a Catholic priest in the 1970s. In December, Mrs Piper, 95, received a written apology from Melbourne’s Archbishop, Peter Comensoli, and … Read more The Catholic Church said Stephanie was lying — 20 years later her name is cleared | ABC News

This Pennsylvania Church is Using a Drive-Through Theater to Worship During Covid-19

“The idea is that God is in control, even though the world is in chaos.” Here’s how a drive-in theater turned church in Newville, Pennsylvania has become a place of solace for hundreds of worshipers during the #coronavirus pandemic Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2TwO8Gm QUICKTAKE ON SOCIAL: Follow QuickTake on Twitter: twitter.com/quicktake Like QuickTake … Read more This Pennsylvania Church is Using a Drive-Through Theater to Worship During Covid-19

Coronavirus: worshippers still able to attend churches in Georgia despite restrictions – BBC News

The world’s Orthodox Christians are celebrating Easter – the most important festival in their calendar, amid a series of restrictions and bans. Officials in Europe, the Middle East and Africa urged people not to attend services, fearing this would lead to a spike in coronavirus infections. However, in Georgia, worshippers are still able to attend … Read more Coronavirus: worshippers still able to attend churches in Georgia despite restrictions – BBC News

Georgian churches remain open for Easter despite lockdown

Health officials in Georgia are braced for a spike in infections after churches were allowed to stay open for the Orthodox Easter. Gatherings of more than three people are banned in the country but that does not apply to Easter services. Critics have accused the government of failing to hold the leaders of the Eastern … Read more Georgian churches remain open for Easter despite lockdown

Parishioners marking Orthodox Easter from home due to coronavirus restrictions | ABC News

Easter is the most significant and sacred season on the calendar of the Eastern Orthodox church. But this Sunday, the church in Australia will be marking the occasion in a very unorthodox fashion. With parishoners unable to attend churches, some are bringing the churches home. For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You can … Read more Parishioners marking Orthodox Easter from home due to coronavirus restrictions | ABC News

Car ‘Flies’ After it Hits Roundabout in Poland

A car went briefly airborne in a Polish village on Sunday after its driver hit a roundabout island at high speed. Video footage shows the car hitting the roundabout and being flung into the air before it crashed into the premises of a local church in the village of Rabien, some 140 kilometers (84 miles) … Read more Car ‘Flies’ After it Hits Roundabout in Poland

Pastor plays salvaged piano from rubble of church after powerful storms | ABC News

A pastor in Chattanooga, Tennessee, salvaged a piano from the rubble of his church, which was destroyed by a powerful storm. The worship leader began to play among the debris, as a symbol of hope among the destruction. https://abcn.ws/34CeQUt SUBSCRIBE to ABC NEWS: https://bit.ly/2vZb6yP Watch More on http://abcnews.go.com/ LIKE ABC News on FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/abcnews FOLLOW … Read more Pastor plays salvaged piano from rubble of church after powerful storms | ABC News

Coronavirus: How is religion adapting during lockdown?

Passover, Easter and the start of Ramadan are all happening in April, but this year faithful must practice their religion while observing social distancing during the coronavirus pandemic. As Britain’s communities have been driven apart by Covid-19, video apps have become an unlikely companion for religious leaders – offering a means to deliver sermons to … Read more Coronavirus: How is religion adapting during lockdown?

Muted Easter celebrations in the holy city of Jerusalem

Christianity’s holiest sites were empty on Easter Sunday as worshippers were kept away because of the coronavirus pandemic. The doors of Jerusalem’s Church of the Holy Sepulchre have also been closed for the past two weeks for the first time since 1349. Al Jazeera’s Harry Fawcett reports from occupied East Jerusalem. – Subscribe to our … Read more Muted Easter celebrations in the holy city of Jerusalem

Churchgoers attend drive-in Easter service during coronavirus lockdown

Easter service for Relevant Church in Clover, South Carolina looked a little different this year with the clergy sat in their cars. Worshippers were able to attend the service using careful measures as their state’s coronavirus lockdown continued. Read more: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2020/04/12/churchgoers-attend-drive-in-easter-service/ Get the latest headlines: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/ Telegraph.co.uk and YouTube.com/TelegraphTV are websites of The Telegraph, the … Read more Churchgoers attend drive-in Easter service during coronavirus lockdown

Bishop of Dover : ‘Easter is about hope ‘

Circumstances are affecting people usually at the heart of marking Easter – leaders of the church. The Bishop of Dover and former Chaplain to the Speaker of the House of Commons – Rose Hudson-Wilkin gives a message of hope and joy on Easter Sunday as she speaks to Sky’s Sophy Ridge. #COVID19 SUBSCRIBE to our … Read more Bishop of Dover : ‘Easter is about hope ‘

Queen says Easter spirit is needed as much as ever during coronavirus lockdown

Easter is not cancelled and is needed as much as ever, the Queen has said, as she urges Britain to take heart from its message of hope to know that coronavirus “will not overcome us”. The Queen, a committed Christian and the head of the Church of England, said the Easter message is one of … Read more Queen says Easter spirit is needed as much as ever during coronavirus lockdown