Marseille Crucifix Vandalized Again

Country: France

Date of incident: September 9, 2019

Category: Social Hostility / Intolerance

Attack against: Faith

Area of case: Private



For the fourth time since May 2019, the crucifix monument on the grounds of the Saint-Patrice church in hte Croix-Rouge district of Marseille was vandalized on September 9th. As in previous incidents, the Christ figure was defaced with paint. In this instance the vandals used red paint to cover parts of the head and body.

Read about the three previous incidents here and here.


Source and photo: L'Observatoire de la Christianophobie