Tabernacle Overthrown in Maisons-Laffitte Church

Country: France

Date of incident: February 10, 2019

Category: Social Hostility / Intolerance

Attack against: Faith

Area of case: Private



In the late afternoon of February 10th, the priest of Saint-Nicolas de Maisons-Laffitte discovered that the church's tabernacle had been thrown to the ground. The police arrested a 35-year-old man who confessed.

This incident occurred just days after the nearby church of Saint-Nicolas de Houilles was vandalized for the third time in seven days.


Sources: Le Parisien and Actu.fr 
Photo: Twitter page of Mayor Jacques Myard