COVID-19 daily round up of Catholic news. 10th August 2020

UK

The UK saw its largest rise in new infections for weeks with more than 1,000 cases in a single day

https://bit.ly/30JxN7e

WHO directors says reimposing coronavirus restrictions in areas of northern England demonstrates a “strong and precise” approach to suppressing flare-ups

https://bit.ly/2XIrkre

A Church of England vicar is using chopsticks to give bread to parishioners during Holy Communion

https://bit.ly/3iuJRiy

Estimates show 16,000 people died through missed medical care by May 1, while virus killed 25,000 in same period

https://bit.ly/30INRpD

Commonwealth

India has reported a record daily jump in coronavirus cases, taking the total number of infections in the country above two million.

https://bit.ly/30GlJ6K

USA

Conservative Christian UPRISING as Churches REVOLT Against Far-Left Worship BAN

Protesters and congregants clashed on Sunday after a California church held indoor services in defiance of a judge’s temporary restraining order

https://fxn.ws/2PEWOKt

Are America’s Christians facing threats to our religious liberty on such a level that we must stand up at any cost? What does the Bible say?

https://bit.ly/33Hrfbb

And finally, another Catholic themed COVID-19 mask