Cardinal fears coronavirus could be end of European Union
Crux · 17/04/2020
In a provocative reflection on the coronavirus and Europe, Luxembourg Cardinal Jean-Claude Hollerich said aloud what many at this moment are likely thinking: With the European Union in disarray over the migration crisis and weakened by the withdrawal of the United Kingdom, could the global COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic be the tipping point signaling the end is near? […]
President of the Commission of the Bishops’ Conferences of the European Union (COMECE), Hollerich spoke in an article to be published in Saturday’s print edition of the Jesuit-run journal La Civilta Cattolica, but which is already available on their Italian-language website. […]
La mortalità era lontana da noi, i disastri erano altrove, distanti dal nostro mondo che sembrava darci sicurezza. La morte c’era, ma il mondo del consumo e del piacere riusciva a reprimere la paura della morte nei nostri cuori. Un’intera...