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Anything that threatens Communism is a target, Chinese human rights advocate says Watch

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A Chinese human rights activist and former political prisoner has called for renewed focus on the country's practices of mass detention, ... continue reading


Macau diocese angered by government light show on church ruins Watch

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A diocese in southern China expressed disappointment Wednesday regarding a patriotic light-show that had been projected on the remains of a ... continue reading



Burmese cardinal laments religious leaders' silence over violence Watch

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Cardinal Charles Maung Bo of Yangon has decried Burma's ongoing violence, and encouraged religious leaders to raise their voices in defense ... continue reading


China marks 70 years of communism and human rights abuses Watch

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On Tuesday, the People's Republic of China marked the 70th anniversary of the founding of the country's communist regime. While some world ... continue reading


At Vatican, Secretary Mike Pompeo highlights Chinese religious freedom violations Watch

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U.S. Secretary of State Michael Pompeo spoke out Wednesday about China's religious freedom violations during a visit to the Vatican. ... continue reading


After 15 months, Missionary of Charity accused of child trafficking granted bail Watch

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A religious sister with the Missionaries of Charity has been released on bail 15 months after her arrest. She is accused of cooperating ... continue reading



Amid Hong Kong protests, Beijing cracks down on some Chinese Catholics Watch

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The persecution of Catholics in mainland China is increasing after prominent Catholic figures in Hong Kong continue to speak out against ... continue reading


Online Japanese Catholics are looking for a digital shepherd Watch

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In the age of mass communication, the Catholic Church is finding previously unimagined opportunities for evangelization - namely, over the ... continue reading


China harvesting organs from prisoners of conscience, human rights group claims Watch

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The Chinese government is harvesting organs from religious and ethnic minorities, a human rights organization told the United Nations Human ... continue reading


Chinese churches made to replace Ten Commandments with Xi Jinping quotes Watch

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Christian churches in China have been ordered to take down displays of the Ten Commandments and replace them with quotes from Chinese ... continue reading


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