Friday, October 25, 2013

ON THE TONGUE OR IN THE HAND? And you were worried about the sign of peace

The Wonderful Hands of a Priest & The Infected Hands of a Bishop

Palm Sunday is not longer a day to celebrate.

Not only do you need to be worried about cold season, now you have to wonder if the bishop communing you have hepatitis or not. Suddenly the Byzantine Rite practices of giving communion by SPOON seems like a pretty good idea.


BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- The bishop of the Fargo Catholic Diocese exposed some parishioners at North Dakota churches in Fargo, Grand Forks and Jamestown to the hepatitis A virus in late September and early October.
The state Health Department on Thursday issued an advisory of exposure for anyone who attended any of the five affected churches and took communion from Bishop John Folda, 52. State immunization program manager Molly Howell said that the risk is low but that officials "felt it was important for people to know about the possible exposure."  FULL STORY HERE


  1. i concur, YIKES!

  2. Not the first time a bishop has forced the laity to eat shit.