A server wearing a protective mask delivers buns to a customer through a ramp from a restaurant counter at a store in Beijing on February 12. Photo: CNS/Reuters
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Lack of free speech cost lives in China’s virus crisis

Michael Sainsbury  The death of Wuhan ophthalmologist, Li Wenliang, on February 7 saw an unusually…

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Message from the Diocesan Liturgy Commission regarding Ash Wednesday

21 February 2020  1. At the beginning of Lent on Ash Wednesday, 26 February, although…

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Finding the hand of God amidst days of trauma at sea

HONG KONG (SE): One hundred and two Hong Kong passengers from the Diamond Princess cruise…

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Posted in Hong Kong International

Mythbusting: Can eating garlic help prevent infection with the new coronavirus?

Garlic is a healthy food that may have some antimicrobial properties. However, there is no…

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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.
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Diocese steps up measures to cope with Wuhan coronavirus outbreak

HONG KONG (SE): Priests, pastoral care workers and parish representatives gathered to look into the…

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