COVID-19 daily round up of Catholic news. 30th July 2020


Sheffield and Loughborough universities suggest that more than 21,000 people have died as a result of lockdown in the UK

ACN UK to host online discussion with the Coptic Orthodox Archbishop Angaelos about the worsening persecution of Christians during the COVID19 pandemic

According to ONS, England had the highest level of excess deaths in Europe during coronavirus pandemic

UK government’s vaccine task-force says Coronavirus restrictions will remain if large numbers refuse the COVID-19 vaccine

Parents’ campaign group Us For Them vow to seek a judicial review if schools make face masks mandatory for pupils

Archbishop of Canterbury launches initiative to support churches and communities around the world during COVID-19 crisis


Center for Disease Control Director Robert Redfield reports suicides & overdoses have surpassed the death rate for COVID-19 among high school students

California churches refuse to shut down in face of local official threatening to cut power

Finally, a meme that highlights the double standards being applied to churches