COVID-19 daily round up of Catholic news. 12th August 2020


Rev Dr Peter Phillips, director of the Centre for Digital Religion, Durham University, claims more than half of 18-24 year olds are praying online during pandemic

Influenza & pneumonia caused more deaths in UK than COVID-19 between June 19 and July 31, 6,626 compared to 2,992


New Zealand officials are investigating the possibility that its first COVID-19 cases in more than three months were imported by freight

India overtakes US in highest rise in daily coronavirus cases globally


How Spain lost control of coronavirus — again — averaging 3,400 confirmed new cases per day


South Dakota bishop tells Catholic flock they’re obliged to return to Sunday Mass


Thai kindergartners are sealed in perspex boxes at playtime while masks are mandatory for older kids in fight against coronavirus

And finally, another Christian sign about COVID-19 hygiene