Parishes must post signage reminding people to stay home if they do not feel well or if they are uncomfortable being in such an environment.
1. Baptisms may be celebrated if social distancing regulations can be observed.
2. For anointing, a cotton ball or swab should be used to apply the oil to the infant so that there is no physical contact between the minister and the child.
3. Whoever will receive the candle should pick the candle up and light it from the Paschal candle. The minister may take the fire from the Paschal candle with a taper and light the candle also.
Given in Savannah, Georgia on Tuesday, May 19, 2020.
Fr. Daniel F. Firmin, J.C.L.
Diocese of Savannah