Vatican-China deal would create a ‘fake’ church, says Hong Kong cardinal, escalating war of words

A retired Hong Kong cardinal today persisted in his attacks of the Vatican’s efforts to strike a deal to normalize relations with China, saying that the agreement would create a “fake” church under Beijing’s authority. Former Archbishop of Hong Kong Joseph Zen last month sparked a war of words with the Holy See, after accusing ...

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Misbehaving monk: Report alleges chief elder lives and holidays with nun

Misbehaving monk: Report alleges chief elder lives and holidays with nun

The chief monk of a famous monastery on Lantau island is leading a less than modest lifestyle, according to a report, which accuses the senior clergyman of co-inhabiting with a...


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