Bishop Kevin Sweeney of Paterson. Photo courtesy DeSales Media Group. / null
Paterson, N.J., Sep 15, 2021 / 17:32 pm (CNA).
Bishop Kevin Sweeney of Paterson wrote to clerics of his diocese Tuesday to ‘strongly encourage’ their vaccination against COVID-19. Non-medical exemptions, he said, will be minimal, and there may be discussion of whether non-vaccinated priests ‘can remain in active ministry.”