• Barcelona cardinal holds Mass in defiance of government order

    Barcelona cardinal holds Mass in defiance of government order

    • Jul 27, 2020

    Ignoring a warning from the government of Catalonia, a Spanish cardinal on Sunday led a funeral Mass for the victims of the COVID-19 coronavirus, hours after threatening to take “legal action” against civil authorities for the “arbitrariness” with which the right of religious freedom and worship is being treated.