COVID-19 daily round up of Catholic news. 28th June 2021

UK

The pandemic has hit Catholic parishes hard. It’s also taken a toll on priests

https://bit.ly/3dnuqc6

Covid has warped our collective attitude to death

https://bit.ly/3h1FuOo

Is government ever justified in the weaponisation of fear?

https://bit.ly/35WUre7

Commonwealth

Researcher: Vatican, US bishops uninterested in my moral alternative to COVID jab

https://bit.ly/3quDFN1

New documentary highlights crackdowns on churches amid Canadian COVID lockdowns

https://bit.ly/3jlPGmh

USA

Latest CDC VAERS Data for 12- to 17-Year-Olds Include 7 Deaths, 271 Serious Adverse Events Following COVID Vaccines

https://bit.ly/3h1FnlW

University Vaccine Mandates Violate Medical Ethics

https://on.wsj.com/2U2v4Vz

World

Philippines president Duterte: ‘You choose, Covid vaccine or I will have you jailed’

https://bit.ly/3hfEoND

Philippine President threatens COVID vaccine refusers with ‘filthy,’ ‘foul-smelling’ jails

https://bit.ly/3y2W71C

And finally, a meme expressing the sense of apocalyptic crisis