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Winnipeg faith groups taking precautions to protect worshippers from COVID-19

Keep your kippah, bring a bag lunch for the community meal, or just stay home and worship online. Those are the messages Winnipeg’s religious communities are sending out regarding this weekend’s services in light of Manitoba restrictions on gatherings of more than 250 people.

Some groups cancelling services, some live streaming to help prevent spread of coronavirus

Saturday morning Shabbat services were planned to go ahead as scheduled at Congregation Shaarey Zedek, but with the service moved from the small chapel to the larger sanctuary to give people more room to spread out. (Wendy Buelow/CBC)

Keep your kippah, bring a bag lunch for the community meal, or just stay home and worship online.

Those are the messages Winnipeg's religious communities are sending out regarding this weekend's services in light of Manitoba restrictions on gatherings of more than 250 people.

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