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Lenten Campaign distributed

HONG KONG (SE): The Lenten Campaign for 2016 raised a grand total of $7.07 million, the chairperson of the Lenten Collection and Allocation Committee, Bernard Chan, reported at the closing of the campaign in mid-November.

Running under the theme, To be merciful as our Heavenly Father, Chan pointed out that the financial result from the 2016 campaign represents a 1.6 per cent increase over the previous year.

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