The church was operating illegally, because according to a law, Christians cannot meet without permission in this country.
Since the signing of the Provisional Agreement between the Holy See and China, persecution of Catholics has increased.
Preacher Wu Wuqing, who's already been bullied by the authorities in the past, was released late in the evening.
Overall, the CCP authorities persecuted one hundred per cent of house churches across the country.
Christian man in China’s Yunnan Province received a notice of administrative punishment from the local Religious Affairs Bureau