Vincenzo Guo Xijin announced his resignation as auxiliary bishop during an evening mass on October 4. Photo: AsiaNews Vincenzo Guo Xijin announced his resignation as auxiliary bishop during an evening mass on October 4. Photo: AsiaNews
Vincenzo Guo Xijin announced his resignation as auxiliary bishop during an evening mass on October 4. Photo: AsiaNews

Chinese bishop resigns before renewal of Beijing-Vatican deal

  • Vincenzo Guo steps down from auxiliary post in Fujian province to avoid becoming ‘obstacle to progress’
  • Clergyman says he can no longer keep pace with changing times

Topic |   Catholic Church
Vincenzo Guo Xijin announced his resignation as auxiliary bishop during an evening mass on October 4. Photo: AsiaNews Vincenzo Guo Xijin announced his resignation as auxiliary bishop during an evening mass on October 4. Photo: AsiaNews
Vincenzo Guo Xijin announced his resignation as auxiliary bishop during an evening mass on October 4. Photo: AsiaNews
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