Updated COVID-19 advice from CofE: further comments

On 18 July 2022, the Church of England issued “COVID-19 Opening and managing church buildings“, now at version 3.2. This was an update of the previous guidance (3 May 2022) to include a revised situation report and changes in government guidance on risk assessments. It is prefaced on the COVID-19 guidance page by: “[a]s national case numbers remain high it is important that, while we should continue to offer Holy Communion in both kinds, no pressure is placed on individual members of congregation to receive the sacrament if they feel unable to do so”.

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