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  1. News - World - RELIGION

    Germany's 'bling bishop' sacked by Vatican

    Posted Mar 27th 2014, 01:09am by Reuters

    ... of his clerical duties by the pope last year after details emerged of his high-roller lifestyle. At the centre of the controversy was the price tag for the construction of a new bishop's ...

  2. News - China - RELIGION

    Thousands bid farewell to underground Shanghai bishop Joseph Fan Zhongliang

    Posted Mar 22nd 2014, 03:23pm by AFP

    ... was forbidden to carry out his pastoral duty, as the government put him under house arrest almost immediately- a sentence that he served until the day he died," foundation president Joseph Kung ...

  3. News - China Insider - RELIGION

    Christian bookstore accuses Shanxi police of selling confiscated books

    Posted Oct 02nd 2013, 03:02pm by Amy Li

    ... discovered that books carrying their official stamp were being sold in a local market as used books. They ended up buying back a total of 226 books.  Xia Jun, a Beijing-based lawyer representing ...

  4. News - World - RELIGION

    Pope Francis calls for fewer powers for the Vatican

    Posted Nov 27th 2013, 02:32am by AFP

    ... an informal style for his first "apostolic exhortation", in which he outlined his vision for the future of the Catholic Church. "It is my duty, as the Bishop of Rome, to be open ...

  5. News - World - RELIGION

    Free-spending bishop expelled from diocese

    Posted Oct 24th 2013, 05:08am by AP

    ... been due to take up his duties on January 1, would instead start work immediately and run the diocese during Tebartz-van Elst's absence, the Vatican said. At the centre of the controversy ...

  6. News - Asia - RELIGION

    One year on, Bangladesh restores Buddhist temples destroyed in riots

    Posted Oct 01st 2013, 12:00am by SHAIKH AZIZUR RAHMAN

    ... this scenario of attacks on minorities, the Bangladesh government has performed the moral duty of restoring and rebuilding the Buddhist structures," said the North Eastern Hill University ...

  7. News - China - RELIGION

    Be more tolerant of traditional faiths, Xi Jinping urges Communist Party

    Posted Sep 30th 2013, 09:28am by Reuters in Beijing

    ... of 78 a day - were convicted of graft or dereliction of duty, according to a Supreme Court report to parliament in March. Xi intensified an anti-corruption campaign when he became party ...

  8. News - World - RELIGION

    Pope Francis names Vatican secretary of state

    Posted Sep 01st 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... 2006 by Italian Cardinal Tarcisio Bertone. The cardinal will remain in the position until then, giving Parolin, currently serving as papal envoy to Venezuela, time to prepare for his new duties ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - RELIGION

    Hongkongers just want to be heard, says eminent Buddhist monk Thich Nhat Hanh

    Posted May 20th 2013, 12:00am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... "When water in the pond is clear, we can see the bottom clearly. But when a herd of buffaloes stamp and stir up the mud, the water becomes murky and no one can see through it," said Phap ...

  10. Lifestyle - Books - RELIGION

    Book review: Small God, Big City, by Michael Wolf

    Posted May 19th 2013, 12:00am by Richard Lord

    ... in the big city- one that, the book suggests, might struggle in the future, as younger people lose interest in folk religion, regarding it mainly as a duty for their older relatives, and widespread ...




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