John Cardinal Tong Hon
Posted in Hong Kong Message from our bishop

Family letter from Cardinal Tong under the pandemic

Dear brothers and sisters in Christ, The Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic has worsened. The doctors, nurses…

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Video message from Cardinal Tong on the resumption of Masses

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YtMZrlbXQTk Dear brothers and sisters, May the peace of our Lord be with you. In the past few months, because Read more

Easter Pastoral Letter 2020
John Cardinal Tong of Hong Kong. Photo: Robi Gallardo

Facing the epidemic with faith, hope and love Dear brothers and sisters in the Lord, “Peace be with you!” (Luke Read more

Lenten message from our apostolic administrator
John Cardinal Tong Hon

Dear brothers and sisters in the Lord, The Church is preparing to celebrate Lent, a time of renewal and grace Read more

Video message from Cardinal Tong on the temporary suspension of Masses

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aeAEGheJiZ0&feature=youtu.be&fbclid=IwAR1Hqcy2BLwtYcoTnKBgntEHsy2tjz201fdeTpGVhFpOI22GBXJ_N3-HfmE

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Posted in Hong Kong Message from our bishop

Video message from Cardinal Tong on the resumption of Masses

Dear brothers and sisters, May the peace of our Lord be with you. In the…

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How do you feel about going back to Mass?

I  am grateful that through the guidance of the Lord I am safe from the pandemic. I also thank God Read more

Chancery Notice: Confirmation for Adults; Rite of Acceptance into Order of Catechumens; Mass for the Newly Baptised

Click here to download the PDF file CONFIRMATION FOR ADULTSIn view of the pandemic, Cardinal John TONG has granted every Parish Read more

Masses resume under guidelines
People attending Mass at the Cathedral of Immaculate Conception, Caine Road, on June 1. Signs indicate that they should sit one metre apart from one another.

HONG KONG (SE): As the Diocese of Hong Kong prepared to reopen parishes and Mass centres for public weekday Masses Read more

Chancery Notice: Diocesan pastoral guidelines on the resumption of public Masses

On the basis of the latest relaxed “Group Gathering” measures of the Government to combat the COVID-19 pandemic [see  Prevention Read more

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John Cardinal Tong of Hong Kong. Photo: Robi Gallardo
Posted in Hong Kong Message from our bishop

Easter Pastoral Letter 2020

Facing the epidemic with faith, hope and love Dear brothers and sisters in the Lord,…

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Lenten message from our apostolic administrator
John Cardinal Tong Hon

Dear brothers and sisters in the Lord, The Church is preparing to celebrate Lent, a time of renewal and grace Read more

Christmas pastoral letter 2019

On earth peace to those on whom his favour rests (Luke 2:14) Dear brothers and sisters in Christ, Every Christmas, Read more

Pastoral letter from John Cardinal Tong

Looking at the Church with the Eyes of Faith Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, The Peace of the Lord Read more

Pastoral Letter for Advent 2018

Practice, Belief, Youth Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, “May the Lord make you increase and abound in love for Read more

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John Cardinal Tong Hon
Posted in Hong Kong Message from our bishop

Lenten message from our apostolic administrator

Dear brothers and sisters in the Lord, The Church is preparing to celebrate Lent, a…

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Easter Pastoral Letter 2020
John Cardinal Tong of Hong Kong. Photo: Robi Gallardo

Facing the epidemic with faith, hope and love Dear brothers and sisters in the Lord, “Peace be with you!” (Luke Read more

Christmas pastoral letter 2019

On earth peace to those on whom his favour rests (Luke 2:14) Dear brothers and sisters in Christ, Every Christmas, Read more

Pastoral letter from John Cardinal Tong

Looking at the Church with the Eyes of Faith Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, The Peace of the Lord Read more

Pastoral Letter for Advent 2018

Practice, Belief, Youth Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, “May the Lord make you increase and abound in love for Read more

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Posted in Hong Kong Message from our bishop

Video message from Cardinal Tong on the temporary suspension of Masses

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Wuhan picking up the pieces
Volunteers in personal protection equipment disinfect a residential compound in Wuhan. Photo: CNS/China Daily via Reuters

HONG KONG (UCAN): The Chinese government is relaxing the more than two-month lockdown on Wuhan city, where the Covid-19 (SARS-CoV-2) Read more

Diocese steps up measures to cope with Wuhan coronavirus outbreak
Father Thomas Law demonstrates how to place the face mask on a clean tray covered with tissue when a priest needs to remove it to take Communion at the altar.

HONG KONG (SE): Priests, pastoral care workers and parish representatives gathered to look into the precautions they should take during Read more

Vietnamese bishops urge Christian love in facing coronavirus threat
Sister of Lovers of the Holy Cross of Vinh, attend fasting and Eucharist adoration at their chapel on February 7. Photo: UCAN/ courtesy of Lovers of the Holy Cross of Vinh

HANOI (UCAN): Bishops in Vietnam asked Catholics to live out their Christian faith in the fight against the Wuhan coronavirus Read more

Coronavirus forces restrictions in Singapore
Singapore’s prime minister, Lee Hsien Loong, addressed his people’s concerns over the country’s response to the Wuhan coronavirus in a video broadcast on February 8. Screen capture off YouTube

SINGAPORE (UCAN): Religious leaders in Singapore have put restrictions on rituals and celebrations after the city state reported 30 confirmed Read more

Catholic charity appeals for help amid China’s medical shortage
A passenger outside the Shanghai railway station on February 2. Photo: CNS/Reuters

HONG KONG (UCAN):  As deaths continue to rise in China from the Wuhan coronavirus epidemic (Covid-19, formerly Novel coronavirus 2019), Read more

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