President Trump declares Sunday National Day of Prayer amid coronavirus pandemic

Posted at 10:05 AM, Mar 14, 2020

President Trump has declared Sunday, March 15 a National Day of Prayer amid the coronavirus pandemic.

More than 2,000 people in the United States and more than 145,000 people worldwide have been diagnosed with COVID-19, better known as coronavirus.

The prayer announcement came on the same day that the president declared a national state of emergency.


Trump also said he thinks he will be tested for cornavirus, given his contact with other people who either had the illness or came into contact with someone who had the illness.

Coronavirus has caused tons of closures and cancellations throughout the Tampa Bay area as well as at the state, national and global levels.

You can get the latest numbers and information on the virus here.