Pope Francis waves to worshipers as he speaks from the window of the apostolic palace overlooking St. Peter’s Square. Photo: AFP

Pope Francis gives approval for first Chinese bishop to be consecrated after landmark naming deal

  • Vatican confirmed Monsignor Antonio Yao Shun had received a papal mandate to become bishop of Jining, in Inner Mongolia
Topic |   Religion in China

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Pope Francis waves to worshipers as he speaks from the window of the apostolic palace overlooking St. Peter’s Square. Photo: AFP
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