COVID-19 daily round up of Catholic news. 15th May 2020

UK

How Glasgow’s Little Sisters of the Poor have responded to the pandemic in their care home

https://bit.ly/2Z7zj2s

Commonwealth

Kenyan bishop warns that the poor of his country could be exploited in COVID vaccine trials

https://bit.ly/2Z6UYbi

Nigerian Catholic bishops offer all their hospitals for the treatment of COVID-19

https://bit.ly/3bCtlcw

Sri Lankan Muslims protest the compulsory cremation in response to COVID-19, asking that their need for burial is respected

https://bit.ly/3fWwAiG

Europe

German bishop decries lockdown fixation on Eucharist as a limited view of the Christian faith, preferring small Bible study groups to open first

https://bit.ly/3dIpNXI

Montenegro police use teargas against protesters demanding the release of Serbian Orthodox Church priests detained for violating COVID-19 restrictions.

https://bit.ly/364GrOL

USA

Wisconsin Supreme Court’s ruling striking down the state’s “Safer at Home” quarantine order now paves the way for a restoration of public Holy Mass

https://bit.ly/2WBbyhR

Finally, a Derry priest is overwhelmed by the “reverence and respect” shown during a public rosary through the streets in response to COVID-19

https://bit.ly/2Z8oMV0