Texas diocese reacts to swine flu: Communion under one kind, disinfect holy water fonts
Catholic World News - April 30, 2009
In the wake of mounting concern about a swine flu pandemic, Bishop Gregory Aymond of Austin, Texas, has directed that Holy Communion be distributed under one kind and that holy water fonts be disinfected after properly disposing of the holy water.
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