CATHOLIC NEWS OF THE WEEK . Saturday, 23 April 2016

BEIJING (AsiaNews): Father Yang Jianwei, from the parish of Anzhuang in Baoding, Hebei, has been missing since he went to take a test for a driving licence with some of his parishioners on April 15.

Father Yang, who belonged...

HONG KONG (AsiaNews): While reports vary as to how the personality cult being promoted by the president of China, Xi Jinping, is going, two videos posted on YouTube portraying him with a saffron tinge suggest that he may not just be the saviour of the world,...

HONG KONG (UCAN): Who can take their place is becoming a circular dilemma for some of China’s ageing bishops.

While the general custom in the Church is for bishops to retire at 75, Bishop Vincent Zhu Weifang, from...