Tag: China

Imprisoned North Korean Bible study leader freed

North Korean Bible study leader was arrested in August 2019. According to the information of Open Doors, she was freed last week.

Esteemed Chinese cardinal's beatification stalled for 'sensitivity' reasons

The beatification process of Ignatius Kung Pin-mei is delayed for fear of offending China.

Hong Kong diocese cancels public services, in Philippines: no handshakes

The Catholic Church issued guidelines to stem the spread of the disease.

While #GirlDad trends, US sex-selective abortion is on the rise

“The ‘global war against baby girls’ has opened a front in the United States of America.”

Chinese scientist who edited babies’ genes sentenced to prison

He Jiankui gets three years for “illegally carrying out human embryo gene-editing intended for reproduction.”

Open Doors reported serious increase in persecution of Christians

Far east country rises 16 places on World Watch List

Chinese officials crack down on religious funerals, weddings

Chinese officials continue disrupting religious rites and ceremonies such as funerals and weddings

Why thousands of Hong Kong protesters are singing 'Hallelujah to the Lord'

Some say, it has also become the unofficial anthem of the protests in Hong Kong. Watch video

Books on religion handled by authorities as pornography in China

Crackdown on religious publications intensifies

Pope Francis prays for Chinese Catholics

At the General Audience on Wednesday, Pope Francis led the faithful in prayer for the Church in China