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Soup kitchens in Xi’an parishes get public tick

XI’AN (SE): “They have brought warmth to the homeless,” the Chinese Business View headlined an article on the Soup Kitchen of Charity and the Soup Kitchen of Mercy of the Yellow River, in Sha’anxi, which are run by volunteers from the parishes of Nantang and Tianxing in the diocese of Xi’an.

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The Epiphany in
 Hong Kong today

 

TODAY, THE CHURCH celebrates the feast of the Epiphany, the story of The Three Wise Men following a star from its rising in the east to Bethlehem to pay homage to the new-born Jesus.

They offered gifts of gold, frankincense and myrrh, before leaving for home with joy in their hearts. In their search for Jesus, the Magi met difficulties, at one point asking directions from the autocratic king, Herod.