COVID-19 daily round up of Catholic news. 7th May 2020


CBCEW says there is a growing body of evidence that BAME and Gypsy, Roma, Travellers communities are being harmed particularly by COVID-19


US Nuncio admits the Church wasn’t prepared for pandemic along with the rest of the world

Two polls show that Americans are relying more on their faith to help persevere through COVID-19 – one-fourth saying their faith is stronger

The US Church is going broke as a consequence of COVID-19 and the economic downturn will make it much worse

Dioceses are helping parishes tap into revenue sources, including the Paycheck Protection Program loans from the federal Small Business Administration


Four cardinals, numerous bishops and professional warn that COVID-19 is being used to strip fundamental rights, asserting the independence of the Church

Crowded into camps, refugees are vulnerable to COVID-19 with limited sanitary and medical resources

Finally, Italian Catholic hospital calls on the assistance of the Blessed Virgin Mary in their fight against COVID-19