COVID-19 daily round up of Catholic news. 25th January 2021


Police fine funeral director £10,000 for 150 attendance at funeral held at Catholic Church of Our Lady, Queen of Apostles, Welwyn Garden City

Northern Ireland priest’s praise as frontline staff weep for man dying of COVID-19

Is it OK to eat during online Mass?’: how the faithful handle lockdown

Covid deaths higher among low-paid workers in England and Wales, analysis shows

Jeremy Hunt MP, Former Health Secretary, says medical-grade masks should be compulsory in shops

Faith leaders ‘vital’ in encouraging vaccine take-up says Communities Secretary Robert Jenrick


Cardinal Müller says we cannot put all our hopes in a vaccine that will never be a medicine for immortality or that could guarantee us a life without suffering.

European countries mandate medical-grade masks over homemade cloth face coverings

Pontifical Academy for Life urges quick action to increase production of Covid-19 vaccines

And finally, a cartoon protesting the Church’s response to COVID-19