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Texas bishop calls on priests to lead Eucharistic processions around parishes

March 12, 2020

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CWN Editor's Note: “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,” Bishop Joseph Strickland of Tyler (Texas) tweeted.

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  • Posted by: wenner1687 - Mar. 13, 2020 7:37 PM ET USA

    Three cheers for good Bishop Strickland! Historically, Eucharistic processions during times of pestilence have, depending on the faith of the participants, ended epidemics.