COVID-19 daily round up of Catholic news. 25th June 2020


Cardinal Nichols explains how Mass will be celebrated following the lifting of some lockdown restrictions — extra Masses and no Sunday obligation

The National Fire Chiefs Council confirmed that “hand sanitiser kept in cars do not pose a fire risk”, after NHS bosses issued a warning to staff


Francis accuses priests who continued to say public Mass for the faithful and to hear confessions during lockdown of behaving like “adolescents”

WHO warns that thirty countries in Europe have seen an increase in new COVID-19 cases over the past two weeks


“Sisters on the Frontlines” fundraising effort aims to give 1,000 sisters $1,000 each to help most vulnerable in the USA cope with impact of COVID-19

US article asks — Coronavirus Cases Are Climbing Again. So What? accusing the media of scaremongering for political reasons


Singapore adopts cautious approach in resuming Masses, restricting parishioners to attending only one church to stop ‘Mass hopping” spreading the virus

Finally, priests in Germany forced to take PPE to extremes