COVID-19 daily round up of Catholic news. 24th August 2021

UK

Double-jabbed Britons who catch Delta Covid variant are just as likely to spread virus as the unvaccinated, major study finds

https://bit.ly/3j83JLH

Commonwealth

Australian anti-lockdown organizer sentenced to eight months in prison

https://bit.ly/3Ba4YAq

Europe

5 Things We Learned From #MerrionGate — Senior Irish politicians attendance at party ignoring COVID restrictions

https://bit.ly/3j84apj

Kidney transplants to be delayed for Irish unvaccinated patients until Covid crisis passes

https://bit.ly/3sK1l16

Vaccine pass required for tourist visits to some Italian cathedrals

https://bit.ly/3jc2082

USA

Cardinal Burke off ventilator and moving out of intensive care, still hospitalized with Covid-19

https://bit.ly/3mu3L2M

Cdl. Cupich mandates COVID jab for ‘all employees and clergy’ or face ‘disciplinary action’

https://bit.ly/3knnaQ0

Let’s Stop Pretending About the Covid-19 Vaccines

https://bit.ly/2WdnadC

COVID vaccines: Spokane bishop supports conscience rights, but says priests won’t provide religious exemption

https://bit.ly/3Dd4bQJ

And finally, a cartoon about the COVID jab cult