Faith Leaders Spread the Word: Get Vaccinated
Orthodox Rabbi Shmuel Herzfeld, Ohev Sholom Synagogue, Washington, DC.
Imam Ammar Amonette, Islamic Center, Richmond, VA.
Mimi Kiser, Senior Program Director, Interfaith Health Program, and Assistant Professor, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta.
Forward.com: “On TikTok, in the pulpit, and in legal rulings, the rabbis tell the faithful: get vaccinated.”
ABC Action News: “Pastor Abington Receives COVID-19 Vaccine To Restore Confidence In Black Community.”
PBS: “Anti-abortion religious leaders support the use of COVID-19 vaccines.”
Deseret.com: “Will religious leaders fight for – or against – COVID-19 vaccinations?”
America magazine: “American Catholic Bishops: Getting Vaccinated Against COVID-19 is an ‘Act of Charity’. “Some Americans are skeptical about taking a Covid vaccine. Could religious leaders convince them?
The Associated Press: “Anti-abortion religious leaders support use of COVID-19 vaccines.”
United States Conference of Catholic Bishops: “Moral Considerations Regarding New COVID-19 Vaccines.”
Baptist Press: “Collins discusses COVID-19 vaccines at ERLC event.”
The Washington Post: “What NIH Chief Francis Collins Wants Religious Leaders To Know About Coronavirus Vaccines,” “A pastor’s life depends on a coronavirus vaccine. Now he faces skeptics in his church.
Christianity today: “Christians Ready to Help COVID-19 Vaccine Go to the Most Needy First.”
McClatchy DC Bureau: “Many black Americans don’t trust the COVID vaccine. Here is why and what is being done. “
Interfaith Youth Core: “Religious leaders could play a crucial role in promoting the use of vaccines.”
Daily Bulletin of the Inner Valley: “Religious Leaders Promote Coronavirus Vaccination Among Worshipers In Southern California.”
Reuters: “Black pastors are reluctant to approve coronavirus vaccine for congregations, black Americans.”
Bay News 9: “Churches in Florida Join Effort to Vaccinate Against COVID-19.”
Miami herald: “Jackson is working in partnership with places of worship to immunize members. Is yours on the list? “
The Palm Beach Post: “DeSantis: 7 Florida sites are offering COVID-19 vaccines to seniors in partnership with churches.”
CBS Boston: “During the Roxbury Forum, Dr Fauci said the community has a ‘responsibility’ to get the COVID-19 vaccine.”
National Institutes of Health: “About CEAL”.
CDC: “US Public Health Service Syphilis Study at Tuskegee”.
Jackson Health System.
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