COVID-19 daily round up of Catholic news. 27th January 2021

UK

Weekly Covid deaths in care homes nearly TRIPLED in a fortnight with 1,705 residents dying in England and Wales last week

http://dailym.ai/2Yjk6Kf

‘Caring and dedicated’ teacher dies from Covid on 25th birthday

https://yhoo.it/3t30rfO

USA

Why US birth rates fell more sharply during COVID

https://bit.ly/36guw1J

Biden executive order directs government to evaluate ‘feasibility’ of vaccine passports

https://bit.ly/2YllVGE

Addiction is difficult to manage in “normal times.” But during a pandemic, extra challenges abound

https://bit.ly/3ckxndF

Unlike Andrew Cuomo, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis is Protecting Seniors From the Coronavirus

https://bit.ly/3t4kM46

World

Church leaders in Brazil call for help as new strain spreads

https://bit.ly/3iSP6u2

Cooperation, appropriation, and vaccines relying on the bodily remains of babies killed through abortion

https://bit.ly/3qXyBj2

WHO recordings show China delayed releasing coronavirus information

https://bit.ly/3ojGgXr

And finally, one of the volunteers who makes public celebration of the Mass possible