domenica 27 novembre 2016

The New York Times
(Chris Buckley) The flag of China, which requires state oversight of Catholics, was waved near Pope Francis in St. Peter’s Square in June. Credit Angelo Carconi/European Pressphoto Agency.Pope Francis has spoken of his admiration for Chinese culture. He has greeted a delegation from China, accepting a silk imprint of an ancient inscription about Christianity. And he had his picture taken with a Chinese bishop in St. Peter’s Square last month. Now, he appears to be considering more significant action: a grand compromise with China’s Communist leaders to heal the bitter, decades-old rift that has divided generations (...)