PETER HITCHENS: Who had the right to deny a dying man the comfort of a priest?
By Peter Hitchens for The Mail on Sunday
Published: 17:00 EDT, 23 October 2021 | Updated: 17:13 EDT, 23 October 2021
Do we in Britain respect the beliefs of others any more? I was shocked by how furious I was when I learned that a Roman Catholic priest had been told by police that he could not enter the building where Sir David Amess had been stabbed to give him the last rites.