The Mayor of Zarazoga Prohibits the Traditional Firefighters Mass

Country: Spain

Date of incident: March 8, 2017

Category: Government Restrictions

Attack against: Faith

Area of case: Governmental



The Mayor of Zarazoga and the local coalition government prohibited the Firefighters to continue with their tradition to celebrate Mass in their firehouse for the feast of San Juan de Dios.

This decision has caused unrest amongst the firefighters and within a few hours more than a hundred signatures were gathered from firefighters to reverse this decision. The mass was still held but not in the firehouse and thus excluding the firefighters on duty.

 

Source: Revista Ecclesia