Cui Qingqi attends his consecration ceremony in Wuhan on Wednesday. Photo: Handout Cui Qingqi attends his consecration ceremony in Wuhan on Wednesday. Photo: Handout
Cui Qingqi attends his consecration ceremony in Wuhan on Wednesday. Photo: Handout

Wuhan diocese finally gets new bishop under China-Vatican agreement

  • Cui Qingqi is the sixth appointment under the 2018 pact, aimed at ending the schism between China’s underground and state-run Catholic churches
  • He is trusted by Beijing and heads the local church bodies overseen by the Communist Party

Topic |   China-Vatican relations
Cui Qingqi attends his consecration ceremony in Wuhan on Wednesday. Photo: Handout Cui Qingqi attends his consecration ceremony in Wuhan on Wednesday. Photo: Handout
Cui Qingqi attends his consecration ceremony in Wuhan on Wednesday. Photo: Handout
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