Menu Close

How the Pandemic Gave Me a New Appreciation for the Sign of Peace

Luis TatoCatholics exchange the sign of peace without shaking hands during a Sunday Mass at Holy Family Minor Basilica in Nairobi, Kenya, on March 22, 2020.

“The sign of peace,” says the Catechism of the Catholic Church, “signifies and demonstrates ecclesial communion with the bishop and with all the faithful.”