Dr. Sandhya Tiwari was suspended from a government COVID-19 program after telling her patients to pray if they get infected. She is also facing criminal charged under the state's anti-conversion law, but says that she "did not tell anybody to convert" or force anyone to pray. "I told them Jesus heals," she said.
The CDC recently announced that fully vaccinated people could generally resume pre-pandemic activities. But what does that mean for singing in church? The CDC’s guidance for “communities of faith” has not been updated since Feb. 19 and currently does not mention singing. The Hymn Society’s Center for Congregational Song has declared in its own latest guidance: “We do not currently recommend that congregations sing.”