Church in Yvelines Desecrated

Country: France

Date of incident: October 16, 2018

Category: Social Hostility / Intolerance

Attack against: Faith

Area of case: Private

Police were called to the church of Sainte-Julitte de Saint-Cyr-l'Ecole after feces, urine, and a cigarette butt were discovered at the foot of the altar. A police investigation was opened and a complaint will be filed.

The priest of Saint-Cyr-l'Ecole said it might be necessary to install cameras in order to keep the church open during the day because although the church is open to all, it must be respected by all.