COVID 19 daily round up of Catholic news. 26th February 2021

Commonwealth

They’re struggling behind closed doors’: Doctors reveal disturbing stories of child maltreatment amid pandemic

https://bit.ly/3aWAt6I

Europe

Covid-Cardinal Saw Our Lady While Being in Intensive Care

https://bit.ly/2NypMOT

Irish bishops call for vaccines to be given ‘as a priority’ to carers, chaplains, and priests at funerals

https://bit.ly/3dJdzl0

Vatican supports waiving some patent protections for Covid-19 vaccine

https://bit.ly/3aTTM0q

USA

200 Catholic school staff receive their first COVID-19 vaccinations

https://bit.ly/3uBO8aU

Facing Isolation Due to COVID-19, Patients Find Solace in Rosary Group

https://bit.ly/2PeU0qx

Mental health screenings and studies show big jumps in anxiety, depression during the pandemic

https://dpo.st/3kCR8iZ

World

China’s Pandemic Prevention Efforts Bring Trouble, Not Relief

https://bit.ly/3bJHW83

And finally, a cartoon about schools during COVID (Bill Bramhall | Tribune Content Agency)