Insulting and Blasphemous Graffiti Near Entrance to the Chapel of Locmaria

Country: France

Date of incident: April 20, 2014

Category: Social Hostility / Intolerance

Attack against: Faith

Area of case: Private

Near the entrance to the chapel of Locmaria, which is part of the parish of Carnac, sometime during the night of Holy Saturday to Easter Sunday, graffiti was painted on a public signpost. This graffiti made blasphemous and insulting comments that made reference to Catholic fascists and a homosexual Jesus. The rector, Father Jérôme Sécher, filed a complaint with the local authorities.