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

UK

Bishop Mark O’Toole’s reflection on the resumption of Public Masses

https://bit.ly/2CSD1E9

Portsmouth Diocese guidelines do not forbid Holy Communion on the tongue. Those who receive on the tongue encouraged to kneel and present last

https://bit.ly/2NKJIuh

Commonwealth

81% of Canadian COVID-19 deaths were long-term care residents

https://bit.ly/2BVOmTG

USA

Federal Judge decides New York Democrat leaders are wrongly curbing worship services while giving the nod to mass protests

https://bit.ly/3dHBldj

Increasing numbers of Houston residents have been diagnosed with COVID-19 after attending protests against the death of George Floyd

https://bit.ly/2Ahz6jr

World

In response to COVID-19 the UN secretary general calls for ‘global governance’ with ‘teeth’

https://bit.ly/2YMSwpW

Rwanda bishops consider strict rules in order to allow public Masses

https://bit.ly/2ZqTCq6

Finally, here are Portsmouth Diocese COVID-19 regulations in an infographic