COVID-19 daily round up of Catholic news. 1st August 2020

UK

Criticism of the English bishops insistence that the faithful accept COVID-19 vaccines using cells from babies killed through abortion for ‘the greater good’

https://bit.ly/2DusfV6

https://bit.ly/2D5oc1J

A legal analysis of the BMA COVID-19 ethical guidance

https://bit.ly/3i7pEzr

British scientists have determined that there are six different “types” of COVID-19 distinguished by specific clusters of symptoms

https://fxn.ws/3i3BZEJ

A politically correct refusal to face facts that minority ethnic communities’ genetics and lifestyle make them more vulnerable is a betrayal

http://dailym.ai/31dfWoi

Europe

Francis supports governments’ closure of churches in response to COVID-19

https://bit.ly/2DwO6ei

USA

3 Lessons From How Schools Responded to the 1918 Pandemic Worth Heeding Today

https://bit.ly/31i95tT

Will Catholics Return to Mass After COVID? The Surprising Data From a Parish Priest

https://bit.ly/30minWg

World

COVID-19 pandemic threatens ‘fragile’ peace of Central African Republic

https://bit.ly/2BZ7dO0

Finally, Austen Ivereigh posts that priests who give communion on the tongue should be isolated from their parish