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

UK

Court of Appeal strikes down High Court’s rejection of Christian Concern’s challenge to the Health Secretary allowing home abortions

https://bit.ly/3gaffBU

One in eight English care home residents still awaiting COVID-19 tests

https://bit.ly/2ZvjCRz

Latin Mass Society and The Voice of the Family criticise the CBCEW’s ban of communion on the tongue

https://bit.ly/2VAMabb

Commonwealth

Church in Fiji says School Heads should prepare teachers on how they can share their experiences on COVID-19 in order to help their students

https://bit.ly/2BhZoCJ

Catholic Church and Lutheran ecclesial community work together to combat COVID-19 in Zambia

https://bit.ly/31DaDQL

USA

Cardinal Van Thuan International Observatory warns against Church over-reliance on State pandemic ‘stimulus’ funds as against social doctrine

https://bit.ly/3imQMes

World

South Korea considers labeling churches & temples “high risk” after COVID-19 spike in a growing number of churches around the capital area

https://bit.ly/2NIueqJ

More than 214,000 ‘extra’ babies could be born in the Philippines next year as strict coronavirus lockdowns blocked access to contraception

https://bit.ly/2NY1ydv

Finally, another meme expresses the frustration at the ‘double-standards’ over COVID-19 restrictions in the USA