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

UK

UK Care Home chiefs blame government for 15,000 dead residents, accusing them of deliberately moving COVID-19 patients from hospitals into homes

http://dailym.ai/2Zhfjuw

Europe

Irish parish conducts virtual First Holy Communion Mass before which parents picked up consecrated Hosts to give to their children

https://bit.ly/2LJQTC2

History will not look kindly on bishops who cooperated with governments’ draconian edicts interfering with the Church, says Bishop Schneider

https://bit.ly/3g8M1V4

USA

Californian minsters threaten to break lock down restrictions in response to governor allowing marijuana clinics and tattoo parlors to open

https://abc7ne.ws/3e2qFqs

Trump administration tells UN Secretary General to stop peddling abortion as COVID-19 Relief

https://bit.ly/36ek0Xg

World

Choirs around the world identified as COVID-19 ‘super spreaders’

https://bit.ly/3cHf7IR

Finally, US parish commission plastic screen with slot through which to administer Holy Communion as a protective device against COVID-19

https://bit.ly/3bNnG3E