Convent in Avon the Victim of Theft and Desecration

Country: France

Date of incident: January 31, 2017

Category: Social Hostility / Intolerance

Attack against: Faith

Area of case: Private



Unknown perpetrators broke into the convent of the Carmelites of Avon during the night of January 31, 2017, stole computer equipment, holy objects, and broke open the tabernacle containing consecrated Hosts.

Source: L'Observatoire de la Christianophobie