Open letter to Premier from Catholic Bishops of Victoria

Letter to the Premier: September 25, 2020

The Catholic Bishops of Victoria have written to Premier Daniel Andrews raising concerns of unfairness in COVID restrictions to people of faith:

“In the most simple of measures, the current restrictions in regional Victoria literally fail the ‘pub test’: if people of faith can gather in a restaurant or bar catering for a particular number of patrons (and remove their face covering), they ought to be able to put on their mask, cross the road and worship in their faith community with the same numbers, provided equivalent COVID-safe practices are in place. We ask that this disparity be rectified urgently and that the principle of fairness be applied for each subsequent step on the roadmap to reopening.”

The Catholic Bishops of Victoria have written to Premier Daniel Andrews raising concerns of unfairness in COVID…

Posted by Catholic Archdiocese of Melbourne on Friday, 25 September 2020

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