COVID-19 daily round up of Catholic news. 5th August 2020


University of Leeds study finds that deaths from the most common type of heart attack soared by almost 40 per cent during the coronavirus lockdown

More reaction to Archbishop Longley banning communion on the tongue at the Birmingham Oratory


A second wave has struck Europe as Spain reimposes lockdowns, cases spike in Greece and French officials warn they could lose control at any moment


Popular Washington priest tests positive for COVID-19, saying ‘I deeply regret any inconvenience that I have caused you. I am getting better.”

CDC Director admits there is a financial incentive for hospitals to inflate their counts of deaths due to COVID-19

San Francisco encourages return of homosexual ‘sex clubs’ to help local economy after COVID


In Rwanda, a Bishop Uses the Bible to Fight COVID-19

Finally, a new take on a famous work of art in the Vatican