CATHOLIC NEWS OF THE WEEK . Saturday, 12 July 2014

Beijing (Agencies): The Nanle People’s District Court, in Henan province, convicted Zhang Shaojie, a Protestant pastor of the National Three-Self Patriotic Movement, of fraud and disturbing public order. He was sentenced to 12 years in prison, Agence France...

SAMARA (SE): As the Russian Orthodox Church seeks to elbow its way deeper into China specialist architects and engineers from Moscow are currently in Wuhan assisting with the restoration of the St. Alexander Nevsky Cathedral.

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HONG KONG (SE): As the purge on highly visible crosses on Church buildings in Wenzhou in China continues, Radio Free Asia reported on June 24 that at least 40 more churches in Pingyang county just outside of the city have been put on notice to remove their crosses or...