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Chinese translation of St. Faustina’s life

HONG KONG (UCAN): Lam Kit-ping has translated the biography of St. Faustina Kowalska of Poland into Chinese in the hope of spreading her message of mercy throughout mainland China.
 
Lam lives in Hong Kong and is a member of the Secular Institute Ancelle Mater Misericodiae. She worked on the translation in conjunction with people in Taiwan.
 
She said that she was moved by the biographies of Pope John Paul II and St. Faustina and since then has made annual pilgrimages to Poland where the two were born.

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A biographical brief on John Henry Newman

Out of the shadows and images and into the truth

Ex umbris et imaginibus in veritatem
 
Born in London on 21 February 1801 into a committed Anglican family, John Henry Cardinal Newman’s father was a banker and mother a descendent of the noted Huguenots, the French Protestant refugees in England.
 








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Pope Francis brings high pedigree to the job

 

HONG KONG (SE): “Jorge Mario Cardinal Bergoglio sj, archbishop of Buenos Aires, Argentina, ordinary for Eastern-rite faithful in Argentina who lack an ordinary of their own rite, was born on 17 December 1936 in Buenos Aires,” the official biography of the newly-elected pope released by the Vatican press office begins.

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