China has released new rules covering religious leaders in China. Photo: AFP China has released new rules covering religious leaders in China. Photo: AFP
China has released new rules covering religious leaders in China. Photo: AFP

China orders clergy to toe Communist Party and socialist line

  • New national rules bring together party and government guidelines and go into effect in May
  • Requirements on clerical income follow the prosecution of a house church leader over her handling of contributions from her congregation

Topic |   Religion in China
China has released new rules covering religious leaders in China. Photo: AFP China has released new rules covering religious leaders in China. Photo: AFP
China has released new rules covering religious leaders in China. Photo: AFP
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