UK bishops urge faithful to obey lockdown restrictions
November 05, 2020
CWN Editor's Note: Although the English bishops are protesting government guidelines that prohibit public worship, Cardinal Vincent Nichols and Archbishop Malcolm McMahon are encouraging the faithful to adhere to the lockdown restrictions “as responsible citizens.” The bishops said that although the rules “demonstrate a fundamental lack of understanding of the essential contribution made by faith communities,” they are not a violation of religious freedom.The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.
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