Church Desecrated in Grandate
Category: Social Hostility / Intolerance
Attack against: Faith
Area of case: Private
Tags: Intolerance towards Religious Symbols | Desecration | Vandalism (form of hate crime)
The Bishop decided that the statue of the Virgin Mary would not be repaired, so that people will remember these events.
Local parishioners were offended by this act, and the priest noted that the act was committed close to the Roman Catholic feast of the Assumption. An investigation was opened.
Source: No Christianofobia