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Development and the environment in China

Environmental problems and the climate crisis gained the spotlight again when 16-year-old Greta Thunberg was…

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A part of a larger drawing of The Death of Francis Xavier by Lin Lin (林霖) . Together with other works depicting the life of St. Francis Xavier, it now hangs in the bishop’s residence in Guangzhou. Used with permission
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The death of St. Francis in Sancian and the origins of the pilgrimage

St. Francis Xavier died in 1552 on Sancian Island (‮$‬W‮$‬t‮.‬q, Shangchuan Island), longing to enter…

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Go into the whole world and preach the gospel to all creation

by Father Patrick Taveirne CICM Pope Benedict XV issued Maximum illud on 30 November 1919, the sixth year…

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Basic questions: Church and civil government in China

On the occasion of the celebration of the 70th anniversary of the foundation of the…

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