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Amid Sinicization of religion drive, Vatican seeks to reassure Beijing, seeks a Xi meeting

March 19, 2019 11:43 pm0 comments
Amid Sinicization of religion drive, Vatican seeks to reassure Beijing, seeks a Xi meeting

(TibetanReview.net, Mar19’19) – As Christians in China fear for their faith and their right to practice it as it is meant to be, given the current highly intrusive Sinicization drive, the Vatican has sought to reassure Beijing that it should not fear “distrust or hostility” from the Roman Catholic Church. […]

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Pope to get no allegiance from China Bishops he presumes say on appointment

October 1, 2018 4:55 am0 comments
Pope to get no allegiance from China Bishops he presumes say on appointment

(TibetanReview.net, Sep30, 2018) – The Pope may have won a say in the appointment of Bishops in China following the signing of a historic “provisional agreement” in Beijing on Sep 22; however, the church there has made it clear that it will owe its allegiance to the atheist government while […]

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Pope Francis admits his Beijing deal will cause suffering for ‘underground’ Churches, but calls unification most important

September 27, 2018 11:45 pm0 comments
Pope Francis admits his Beijing deal will cause suffering for ‘underground’ Churches, but calls unification most important

(TibetanReview.net, Sep27, 2018) – In his first public remark on the provisional agreement the Vatican had signed with China on Sep 22 in Beijing, Pope Francis has acknowledged Sep 25 that his landmark deal with China over bishop nominations will cause suffering among the underground faithful. But while taking full […]

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Pope praises China amid ongoing talks, brushes aside criticisms

June 27, 2018 2:59 am0 comments
Pope praises China amid ongoing talks, brushes aside criticisms

  (TibetanReview.net, Jun22, 2018) – The Vatican and China are in advanced talks to resolve a long-standing dispute over the appointment of bishops in China, one of the biggest obstacles to resuming diplomatic ties that were cut almost 70 years ago, reported Reuters Jun 20. The talks are strongly opposed […]

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