- Apr 10, 2020
Clergy from the Archdiocese of Birmingham are training to be chaplains in the emergency “Nightingale hospital” being prepared to deal with the expected overflow of patients caused by the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic.
As England prepares to celebrate Holy Week, the secretary of the bishops’ conference liturgy office says the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic is making everyone “aware now that they are in this together.”
The Archdiocese of Liverpool has given £20,000 [$24,500] to help pay for personal protective equipment for Britain’s National Health Service.
English Catholics rededicated their country as Mary’s Dowry “in the eye of the storm” of the coronavirus pandemic.
What if the psalmist were alive in the age of COVID-19? How would his lamentations speak to the times?
An English cardinal said he has thanked God for “the wonders of the internet” after two episcopal installations were able to be livestreamed from cathedrals shut to the public because of the coronavirus pandemic.