Days after reopening due to the pandemic, a Houston area church had to cancel services.
Five members of the church now have the coronavirus and Father Donnell Kirchner has passed away.
According to Fox News, Kirchner was 79 years old and it is possible that he could have passed away due to pneumonia. However the church has said that it is possible that Kirchner had contracted COVID-19. Five out of the Seven members who he lived in a home with have tested positive for COVID-19.
According to ABC News, Harris County has the highest number of coronavirus cases in the State of Texas.
Holy Ghost Catholic Church is located in South West Houston at 6921Chetwood Dr.