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Hong Kong bishop reminds people that all involved in protests are human

Hong Kong bishop reminds people that all involved in protests are human

| October 29, 2019 | 0 Comments

As demonstrations pitting pro-government groups against pro-democracy protesters continue, a bishop urged Catholics to pray for the realization that all are humans and not “cockroaches or dogs.”

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Hong Kong withdraws extradition bill that sparked protests

Hong Kong withdraws extradition bill that sparked protests

| October 23, 2019 | 0 Comments

A controversial extradition bill that sparked months of protest has been formally withdrawn by Hong Kong’s government, reported ucanews.org.

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Cardinal calls for withdrawal of Hong Kong’s divisive extradition bill

Cardinal calls for withdrawal of Hong Kong’s divisive extradition bill

| June 19, 2019 | 0 Comments

Cardinal John Tong Hon, apostolic administrator of the Diocese of Hong Kong, and the chairman of the Hong Kong Christian Council called on chief executive Carrie Lam to withdraw a controversial extradition bill.

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Bishop to remain with Hong Kong protesters ‘no matter how long they stay’

Bishop to remain with Hong Kong protesters ‘no matter how long they stay’

| June 17, 2019 | 0 Comments

As massive protests continued in Hong Kong, the auxiliary bishop pledged to remain with those opposing a controversial extradition bill and the resignation of the Chinese territory’s leader.

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Chinese Catholics outside mainland divided over Sino-Vatican agreement

Chinese Catholics outside mainland divided over Sino-Vatican agreement

| September 27, 2018 | 0 Comments

Catholics in Macau, Taiwan and Hong Kong are divided over the provisional agreement between China and the Vatican on the appointment of bishops.

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