- Feb 23, 2020
The architect of the three-year cross removal and church destruction campaign in the Chinese province of Zhejiang has been appointed to head the Office of Hong Kong and Macau Affairs.
A new seminary to train priests for all of Asia will open in the Chinese territory of Macau in September.
Catholics in Macau, Taiwan and Hong Kong are divided over the provisional agreement between China and the Vatican on the appointment of bishops.
Bishop Stephen Lee Bun-sang of Macau has extended his sympathies to those affected by the typhoon Hato, including families of the dead. Among the buildings damaged by the typhoon was St. Francis Church in Coloane. The church was flooded, and the plaza in front of the church was likewise smashed by fallen trees. A piece of stained glass from Our Lady of Nativity Cathedral and a window frame in the diocesan curia building next to it were also damaged.