Local Priest in Trèbes Reproached for Wearing a Cross

Country: France

Date of incident: April 1, 2014

Category: Social Hostility / Intolerance

Attack against: Faith

Area of case: Private

One of the officials working at a voting station in the town of Trèbes, France, reproached the local parish priest for wearing a cross around his neck saying that it was too ostensible a sign of religious adherence.