legitimate: Bridgeport bishop gets terrible COVID-19 influence after preliminary superb

After trying out fine for COVID-19 closing week, Bridgeport Diocese Bishop Frank J. Caggiano had a comply with-up test taken a pair days later come again poor, in accordance with a spokesperson.

The Diocese had shared in a Dec. 30 statement that the bishop established positive for COVID-19 Dec. 28, but became asymptomatic. He became validated againDec. 30 — a PCR one, in addition to a examine for antibodies, the observation talked about.

A spokesperson stated in an announcement Saturday that the PCR look at various back negative effects and the antibody test did not point out the presence of antibodies.

“The Bishop will retake the verify on Monday and hope to get a 2d negative effect. those results may still be in on Wednesday,” director of communications Brian Wallace wrote in an email. “If the 2d verify is poor, the bishop plans to come back to public ministry subsequent weekend. while he awaits consequences, he’ll continue to follow CDC instructions by means of quarantining for ten days after the initial advantageous test.”

“The bishop is dedicated to holding others and environment an illustration about the significance of trying out and quarantining,” Wallace also wrote. “He feels decent, has no indicators, has been working from domestic, and is terribly grateful for the prayers and smartly needs he has obtained from many individuals.”