Sign of Peace

Some are also emptying holy water stoups and suspending the distribution of the Precious Blood during Communion

The government has also banned all church services within the capital’s residential areas

The Diocese of Down and Connor also warned against distributing the Precious Blood during Communion

‘Do the red and say the black’ is simple advice, but it could save a lot of trouble

While exchanging the sign everyone gets up, shakes hands, gives hugs and sometimes kisses – I’ve even witnessed a full-blown snog