Easter 2020 - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Easter 2020


Global coronavirus deaths top 100,000 ahead of locked-down Easter

Apr 11, 2020 - 2:41 PM

Easter celebrations that would normally see churches around the world packed with parishioners are replaced by an eerie emptiness

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - APRIL 10: Activist Matt Harper, with community group The Los Angeles Catholic Worker, live-streams from his phone while re-enacting the Stations of the Cross alone amidst the coronavirus pandemic on April 10, 2020 in Los Angeles, California. L.A. Catholic Worker, which operates a soup kitchen on Skid Row, has normally conducted the annual downtown Good Friday event with a group of participants. Amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, Christians around the globe will mark the Easter holiday on Sunday, April 12. Mario Tama/Getty Images/AFP MARIO TAMA / GETTY IMAGES NORTH AMERICA / Getty Images via AFP