FOLEY, ALA. (WALA)- A Foley parish shocked. Their priest admitted to the hospital, confronted with a troublesome highway forward in opposition to COVID-19.
Father Paul Zoghby of St. Margaret of Scotland Catholic Church, got here down with the virus round July 1. Tuesday, his church posted to Fb that he was admitted in to Thomas Hospital in Fairhope as a result of his oxygen ranges dropped.
His congregation is rallied behind the mid-50 yr outdated. With a rosary in hand and masks on, about 40 St. Margaret of Scotland worshipers lifted up their sick priest throughout a particular prayer service on Wednesday.
Charlie Squires mentioned, “We’re all involved about it. It actually hits dwelling when our father turns into stricken with this virus. Let’s you realize that everyone’s inclined to it.”
Barbara Cutsinger has been a member for 12 years. She mentioned, “He’s my rock, Father Zoghby, and he’s very passionate with confession and his mass and his Congregation.”
Father Zoghby stays one in every of three monks within the cell archdiocese with the virus. The opposite two are recovering at dwelling.
Father Zoghby’s church will proceed to fulfill each week day to wish for him, till he returns dwelling.
He has been at St. Margaret of Scotland since 2003. He was born in Cell.
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