The who warned the faithful that kissing icons, placed in religious institutions, it could become infected with coronavirus.
It is already known that Chinese virus can survive on various surfaces for a few days, and its main carrier is a person.
The virus has already brought about changes in religious life.
So in Italy due to the outbreak of this infection has changed the procedure of Holy communion — now the priest puts the bread into the hands of believers, not in the mouth.
Recently it became known that ❇ Pope contracted a new infection.
It, along with other infected priests, were placed in a special hotel for treatment.