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

Commonwealth

It is…a police state’: Victoria’s crackdown on freedoms during COVID similar to 1960s Communist occupied East Berlin

https://bit.ly/2Er07CZ

Overreach and overzealous’: concerns over Victoria’s proposed new police powers

https://bit.ly/2FWe10l

Ugandan Anglican leader urges married couples to stop fighting at home during the pandemic

https://bit.ly/2FYMDyW

Europe

Irish bishop warns against the dangers of socialising after funerals and other religious ceremonies

https://bit.ly/364xuqD

Conflict over liturgical restrictions on the rise in Italy during the second wave

https://bit.ly/2FZJyyr

27 doctors to German bishops: ‘No medical reasons for a ban of Communion on the tongue’

https://bit.ly/3cqe2pw

USA

Virginian bishop says the coronavirus pandemic is leading the Church to a “21st century Pentecost moment”

https://bit.ly/2EuCidE

Finally, an unusual mask