Dr. Anthony Fauci is the director of the NIAID, the National Institute of Allergies and Infectious Diseases, a part of the NIH, the National Institute of Health for the US Government. He has been in that position since 1984 and has worked as Director successfully with six Presidents, both Democrats and Repulicans. You may have seen him at various press conferences, coronavirus task force updates, and in television interviews. Here are a few more things if you want to read about him and his response and outlook for this unprecedented COVID-19 outbreak. He has been serving in a public health capacity for over fifty years.
From The Wall Street Journal:
I was waiting to find resources for other religions, and I am still actively looking, Please forward anything that you think would be helpful and I will update this post as soon as I can. I do apologize for only having Christian sources at the moment. This post is meant to be multi-faith and interfaith.
I plan to share whatever reputable resources that I have for people self-isolating and quarantining at home.
Suggestions welcome. (POSTED/UPDATED 3/27/20)
See Brother Mickey McGrath’s Facebook Page for several coloring sheets for both children and adults
Concordia Theological Seminary in Fort Wayne, Indiana offers a Daily Office. I believe they usually begin at 10am, but they will post a video to their Facebook, which I’ve linked.
Morning Prayer and Song with David Haas on his Facebook, daily at 8am CST
General Absolution allowed during Coronavirus Contagion (Pope Francis) – article from the National Catholic Reporter
A Prayer for Spiritual Communion (from RC Diocese of Albany)
Prayer Resources for use during the Coronavirus Pandemic (from the Irish Catholic Bishops’ Conference in Ireland)Twitter
Give Us This Day – a monthly subscription with the daily prayers and much more. The Digital version is FREE during the coronavirus outbreak because many people cannot attend their daily/weekly masses.
The Daily Examen with Fr. James Martin, SJ (podcast)
A Gentle Suggestion for Lent (this is still so very good for our times now) from Brother Mickey McGrath, OSFS
Brother Mickey McGrath’s Art and Faith Chat (from March 26, 2020)
Passover is in two weeks, and I’d like to add resources before then.
RUACH: Jewish emotional and spiritual support care providers
Ramadan begins April 24, and I would like to include Muslim resources before then.