COVID-19 daily round up of Catholic news. 18th June 2020


Primary school has been forced to close down for two weeks after catering worker tests positive for coronavirus


A single church service in Frankfurt, Germany, held in early May appears to have led to at least 107 reported cases of coronavirus in the area


Archdiocese of Philadelphia launches a new podcast series to help area faithful transition back to in-person parish life after weeks of COVID-19 restrictions

One of largest US dioceses threatens bankruptcy if nearly 100 child sex-abuse lawsuits are not paused, claiming serious financial situation caused by COVID-19

Is it only a pandemic if you are a conservative?, not a Black Lives Matter protester?

Media endorse Black Lives Matter rallies involving thousands, but decry health risks of new Trump rallies


Auxiliary Bishop of Baghdad says COVID-19 outbreak is “getting worse in the capital,” and other parts of the country, “It is worse than a war”

Finally, US journalist protests that she was unable to be at the bedside of her dying mum while thousands were permitted to attend BLM protests