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'Underground' Catholic clergyman appointed as state-backed bishop

'Underground' #Catholic clergyman appointed as state-backed bishop

3/2/2019 7:52:00 AM

'Underground' Catholic clergyman appointed as state-backed bishop

BEIJING • A bishop from China's 'underground' Catholic Church is slated to step up as the official state-backed clergyman for a diocese in central China, state-run media reported, amid a thaw in relations between Beijing and the Vatican.. Read more at straitstimes.com.

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Chinese 'underground' bishop gains official recognition: State mediaBEIJING (AFP) - A bishop from China's 'underground' Catholic church is slated to step up as the official state-backed clergyman for a diocese in central China, state-run media reported, amid a thaw in relations between Beijing and the Holy See.. Read more at straitstimes.com.

Chinese 'underground' bishop gains official recognition: State mediaA bishop from China's 'underground' Catholic church is slated to step up as the official state-backed clergyman for a diocese in central China, ...

Philippine bishops seek forgiveness for silence on concerns about DuterteIn a rare move, the largest group of Catholic bishops in the Philippines has sought forgiveness for its lengthy silence over 'disturbing issues', ...

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Japanese Catholics urge Pope to send anti-nuclear messageJapanese Catholic s on Sunday urged Pope Francis to send an anti-nuclear message from Hiroshima and Nagasaki when he travels to the country later this year. The Argentine pontiff said last Wednesday that he would visit Japan in November, becoming the first pope do so since John Paul II nearly 40 years

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