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Chinese Zoo Tries Passing off Dog as ‘African Lion’

Via Yahoo news: The People’s Park of Luohe in the Chinese province Henan has an amazing “African lion” on exhibit for spectators. But the most amazing fact about this proud creature is that it’s actually a dog… Now this is … Continue reading

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China Detains Catholic Bishop

The Washington Post: Beijing — Tensions between Beijing and the Vatican are mounting after Chinese authorities detained an outspoken Catholic bishop who has defied state control of the church, a move that highlights the Communist Party’s deep mistrust of religious … Continue reading

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Eating Bitterness: Catholics in China

Anthony E. Clark, Ph.D. In this Catholic World Reportcolumn, I will be providing monthly reports on the situation of the Church in China. Today, China has the world’s fastest growing economy, the fastest growing cities, the second fastest growing population, … Continue reading

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Behold the Indifference and Falleness of Humanity

Shocking! Horrific! [Warning: Graphic content] Video footage of a two-year-old girl being run over by a van and ignored by passers-by in China has sparked outrage after being posted online. The graphic surveillance video of the incident in Foshan city, Guandong province, … Continue reading

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Chinese Priests Detained Over New Bishop

More persecution of the faithful in Red China: A number of priests and laymen in China’s underground Catholic church have been detained in the country’s northwest in a struggle over the appointment of a new bishop, overseas reports said Wednesday. … Continue reading

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Stamina Pills for Men Made of Dead Babies

The Creative Minority Report brings us this appalling report: A documentary set to air in South Korea tomorrow is alleging that Chinese hospitals are selling aborted babies and stillborn children to a drug company which is grinding them up and selling … Continue reading

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What’s Behind China’s Hard Line Against Catholics?

But before we go there, just caught this breaking news: China is planning to ordain seven more bishops illegally, deepening the worst rift with the Vatican in recent memory. “We have had local elections for bishops and seven candidates have … Continue reading

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China Ordains Another Bishop

So they did it anyway: Beijing — China’s government-backed Catholic church ordained a bishop without the pope’s approval on Thursday, overruling objections from the Holy See and an appeal to Chinese leaders. The ordination is Beijing’s third without a papal … Continue reading

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Chinese Bishops ‘Taken Away’ by Police: Report

Brutish actions! Vatican City — Four bishops loyal to the Vatican have been “taken away” by Chinese police in recent days to take part in a state-sanctioned ordination, the Catholic news agency AsiaNews said on Monday. “Nobody knows where the … Continue reading

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Vatican Begins Excommunicating Illicit Chinese Bishops

Rome Reports: In a strongly worded statement, the Vatican has condemned the recent illicit ordination of a Chinese bishop without papal approval. Paul Lei Shiyin was ordained a bishop by the Chinese government backed Church on June 29th. The illicit … Continue reading

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