Faithful turn to cyberspace to worship during crisis

COVID-19 has forced remote worship arrangements and stressed finances as several faiths mark the holiest week of the year. Rev. Brian Flynn of St. Mary's Church in Lynn has been Facebook live-streaming mass to combat the issue. (Olivia Falcigno)
Coronavirus and its social distancing requirements have forced local faith leaders to guide their flocks through Holy Week and Passover with high technology substituting instant communication for human connection. Some clergy have made the electronic leap faster than others.  Flanked by fellow priests, a deacon and a lector, Rev. Brian Flynn brought Palm Sunday Mass…

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