CATHOLIC NEWS OF THE WEEK . Saturday, 31 January 2015

HONG KONG (SE): Beijing has replied to a telegramme sent by Pope Francis to the president of China, Xi Jinping, as he flew through Chinese airspace on his way back to Rome from Manila on January 19 (Sunday Examiner, January 25), the Vatican Insider reported on January...

HONG KONG (SE): A working plan for 2015 released by the State Administration for Religious Affairs on January 15 in Beijing has sparked fears that the Chinese authorities may be intending to embark on another round of ordaining bishops without reference to, or even in...