COVID-19 daily round up of Catholic news. 23rd March 2020


Archbishop Eamon Martin’s homily on prayerful solidarity during the COVID-19 pandemic


Don Giuseppe Berardelli, a priest from Bergamo, has died of COVID-19 after giving his respirator to someone younger

Cardinal Burke’s message on the combat against the coronavirus, COVID-19

Archbishop Pizzaballa admits when public Mass was prohibited on the West Bank, some Palestinian villages compelled parish priests to celebrate Mass

The Oberammergau Passion Play has been postponed for only the third time in 400 years

Round up of the work of US Catholic charities in response to COVID-19

How the Church responded to pandemics in the past

Former doctor Archbishop Michel Aupetit of Paris responds to the COVID-19 pandemic in France

Finally, in response to the closure of his church a priest in Maine has had a confessional installed in the window of his presbytery: