Those Catholics, particularly priests and bishops, who refuse to join the Chinese Patriotic Catholic Association for reasons of conscience, although joining the Patriotic Association is both allowed and regulated by the Vatican Guidelines of 2019. The Guidelines, although not specifically encouraging this choice, declare it a legitimate option and ask other Catholics to “respect” it.
UK Parliamentary Report Denounces Uyghur Slave Labor, Government’s Reaction Is “Soft”
The document by the Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) Committee of the House of Commons is at risk of being ignored by “Sinophile” Boris Johnson.
Bloody Holy Spirit Members Sentenced in Jiangxi
Bloody Holy Spirit: devotees from the Ji’an area of the Taiwan-based religious movement received jail terms up to 4 years and six months.
Jehovah’s Witnesses: Disfellowshipping, Shunning, and the Ghent Ruling
Many do not understand how shunning exactly works. Erroneous representations of the practice may have influenced the Ghent judges.
Guo Hongwei: Jilin Pro-Democracy Activist Dies “Mysteriously” in Detention
A well-known whistleblower and pro-democracy figure, he was kept for years in a two-square-meter cell and routinely tortured.