COVID-19 daily round up of Catholic news. 22nd March 2021


Abortions spiked by up to 30% during first wave of Covid in England and Wales after ministers changed rules to allow terminations at home

What Jane Austen can teach us about resilience

Revealed: the data that shows how Covid bounced back after UK’s lockdowns


How the Catholic Church came to bless the COVID-19 vaccine


Gardaí fine Fr PJ Hughes €500 for celebrating public Mass

Irish Catholics defy lockdown with St. Patrick’s procession, call for churches to open

Is the Vatican Taking Concrete Steps to Help Campaigns Against Abortion-Tainted Vaccines? No


Most states did not make the Mass illegal; it was the Church hierarchy that voluntarily shut it down

And finally, the faithful protest against the Irish government who have banned the Mass