Stolen Tabernacle and Ciborium Found in Cemetery

Country: Spain

Date of incident: November 10, 2016

Category: Social Hostility / Intolerance

Attack against: Faith

Area of case: Private



The Bishop of San Sebastián reported that the tabernacle and ciborium containing consecrated Hosts which had been stolen from the chapel earlier in the week had been found in a cemetery. The ciborium was empty.

The Bishop called this a "very grave desecration of the Blessed Sacrament" and called for a reparation Mass.
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