Asking the Clergy: How can the faithful preserve traditions during a pandemic?
By Jim Merritt
From Newsday April 9, 2020
The coronavirus pandemic is expected to be reaching its apex in New York as Long Island congregations prepare for significant religious observances: Easter (April 12) and Passover, which continues through April 16. Earlier this month, Long Island Jains celebrated one of their most important festivals. This week’s clergy discuss how traditions can be preserved while social distancing is in effect.