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


With closure of third meat processing plant due to widespread COVOD-19 outbreak
scientists warn that chilled, wet atmosphere with no sunlight to blame

A baby boy who was born three months prematurely has become the UK’s youngest COVID-19 survivor


Archbishop Diarmuid Martin releases framework document for a return to the public celebration of Mass and the Sacraments


Monsignor Eric R. Barr of the Diocese of Rockford considers the reasons why Catholics will not come back to Mass when the pandemic is over

Two NY journalists try to get Jewish religious school locked down for breaking COVID-19 restrictions by phoning the police and City Hall

Massachusetts orders utilities cut off at gym defying lockdown — so the owner breaks the locks, gets generators and portable toilets

Traditional Catholic group plans to pray the rosary at every US state capitol to restore order against ‘socialist’ COVID-19 restrictions


Salvadoran cardinal urges government to dialogue as coronavirus worsens due to early abandonment of COVID-19 restrictions

Finally, more COVID-19 humour