Fire Destroyed Confessional in Eyguières Church on Easter
Date of incident: April 21, 2019
Category: Social Hostility / Intolerance
Attack against: Faith
Area of case: Private
A fire destroyed the confessional of the Notre-Dame de Grâce church in the late afternoon of Easter Sunday in Eyguières. The suspicious fire started around 4:40 p.m. in the confessional before spreading to a wooden platform to the right of the altar in the 18th century church. An investigation was initiated to determine the cause of the fire.
Source: France Bleu
Photo: SDIS 13 Sapeurs Pompiers des Bouches du Rhône