COVID-19 daily round up of Catholic news. 14th May 2020


Cardinal Nichols talks about how we can safely re-open churches for private prayer on Radio 4’s Today Programme


Archbishop of Singapore calls for support for the Church’s charitable work as COVID-19 results in drastic fall in donations


Cdl. Müller says no bishop has the right to ban public Masses, challenging the authority of the Italian PM to enforce the closure of churches

French bishop writes pastoral letter denouncing the ‘violation’ of Catholics’ right to ‘participate freely in Mass’

Shrine at Fatima empty of pilgrimes for 13th May anniversary

The shrine at Lourdes will be partially reopened to the public on May 16


Wisconsin Supreme Court Strikes Down Governor’s Stay-at-Home Order, resulting in the lifting of caps on the size of gatherings and allowing people to travel

Finally, photo of Dublin priests hearing confessions in church car park goes viral