Jude Thaddeus Parish in Sinajana, Guam, forbids kneeling during prayer or Mass as an inscrutable reaction to Covid-19. A sign attached on the pew asks: “PLEASE DO NOT KNEEL” (LifeSiteNews.com, August…
It would be easier just to post "PLEASE DO NOT ATTEND MASS" -but then they couldn't pass the offeratory basket, could they? ;-)
Don't be surprised, but some dioceses on the East coast of the U.S. are saying just that. Where I live (Midwest) the bishops of Iowa came out in unison saying no Church attendance until a vaccine for the virus in the spring. They reversed this later. I wonder why. Maybe push back from the faithful?