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Updated : 5 months, 1 week ago IST
New Delhi [India], April 11 (ANI): Devotees this year will have to celebrate Easter Sunday at their homes due to the nationwide lockdown enforced in the wake of COVID-19 outbreak, as churches across the country will remain closed, while some of them are live-streaming services.
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], April 10 (ANI): Mass gatherings at churches across the country were suspended on the occasion of Good Friday, amid the nationwide lockdown imposed to stem the spread of coronavirus.
Wayanad/Kochi (Kerala) [India], April 10 (ANI): With visits to the church and other religious places suspended across the country, churches in Wayanad and Kochi conducted prayer services on the occasion of Good Friday.
Updated : 5 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Alappuzha (Kerala) [India], April 8 (ANI): A local church has decided to donate money collected for the renovation of the church to the fishermen community who have been hit hard due to national lockdown.
Godavari (Andhra Pradesh) [India], April 5 (ANI): A pastor at Rayavaram village was arrested for defying lockdown guidelines and conducting a Mass on Sunday.
Seoul [South Korea], April 5 (ANI): The Seoul city government on Sunday took legal action against a Protestant church for breaking the city's administration's order not to hold mass gatherings in a bid to prevent the spread of novel coronavirus.
Kochi/Kottayam (Kerala) [India], April 3 (ANI): Police have arrested 23 persons, including a school manager at Erattupetta in Kottayam district, who organised Friday prayers.
Updated : 5 months, 3 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], Mar 29 (ANI): As a precautionary measure against the spread of COVID-19, the Sacred Heart Cathedral in the national capital has suspended all holy masses and congregations till further notice.
Panaji (Goa) [India], Mar 28 (ANI): Several churches in Goa have announced that the Sunday masses and prayers will be live-streamed and telecast on local TV channels and have urged the people to stay at home during the lockdown to prevent the spread of coronavirus.
Updated : 6 months ago IST
Thrissur (Kerala) [India], Mar 23 (ANI): A priest of Nithya Sahaya Matha Church, Chalakudi--father Poli Padayatty who conducted holy mass on Monday was arrested by the police for violating the guidelines issued by authorities in the wake of COVID-19.
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], Mar 22 (ANI): Archbishop of Madras-Mylapore, George Anthony Swamy on Sunday said that the churches have started live streaming of prayers sessions to avoid gathering of people during the coronavirus outbreak.
Coimbatore (Tamil Nadu) [India], Mar 19 (ANI): In the backdrop of coronavirus pandemic, several churches located in the city remain closed on Thursday.