Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot criticizes church for holding in-person Sunday services

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot criticizes church for holding in-person Sunday services
Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot criticizes church for holding in-person Sunday services

CHICAGO — Mayor Lori Lightfoot criticized a Chicago church for reopening its doors over the weekend, tweeting: “It doesn’t matter who you are or what you’re doing. When you gather like this, you are putting yourself and your loved ones in serious danger.”The church, Metro Praise International Church on the city’s Northwest Side, opened its doors for in-person services in an act church officials described as “passive resistance” to Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s stay-at-home order.Lightfoot expressed her concern in a tweet Monday morning, though it wasn’t immediately clear if the city would take action i…

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