Priest gets flu jab in middle of mass. ‘Non-traditional settings such as worship services can be highly effective in influencing people’s decisions.’

‘Recently the White House Office of Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships, held an invitation-only call. The call was co-sponsored by the U.S. Health and Human Services, the Office of Minority Health, and CDC.

Conspicuously, the end of the invitation read: “This call is off the record and is not for press purposes” — but it became public when it showed up on the HHS website. Fortunately one of our staff was able to get on the call. The focus of the call was on getting faith-based organizations to sponsor flu clinics with Walgreens.

Basically, they want to move inside your church, mosque or synagogue, and set up shop, with your pastor, priest, imam and rabbi on hand to convince you to get a flu shot.

As an example, they cited a priest who stopped in the middle of mass to roll up his sleeve and get vaccinated, inspiring the rest of his parish to line up behind him.

Read more:

http://articles.mercola.com/sites/articles/archive/2011/12/06/flu-shots-come-to-church.aspx?e_cid=20111206_DNL_art_1

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