CATHOLIC NEWS OF THE WEEK . Saturday, 24 September 2016

HONG KONG (UCAN): A draft bill to amend the Regulation for Religious Affairs was released by the Chinese government for a one-month public consultation on September 7.

This follows an extensive build-up over the last year that...

HONG KONG (SE): While there is a popular perception abroad that censorship in China is an across the board restriction placed on the whole population, Mu Chunsan points out in an article published in The Diplomat on September 14 that in fact, it is quite...

WENZHOU (SE): While many more than the limited number the government was willing to allow to attend the funeral of the late Bishop Vincent Zhu Weifang, from Wenzhou in Zhejiang province of China, turned up at the church on September 13 for his requiem Mass and at his...

CANGZHOU (SE): The first parish church in the world dedicated to Saint Mother Teresa of Kolkata was dedicated on the day of her canonisation in Rome, September 4, in Cangzhou, in the diocese of Xi’an, China.

It has been...