martedì 11 luglio 2017

Govt seizes Benedictine land in Vietnam. Property theft follows desecration of cross and statue of Jesus
The Vietnamese government has stolen land owned by the Benedictine order in central Vietnam says the head of the country's bishops. "Government authorities have stolen Benedictine land and sold it to local and foreign enterprises because they want to attract investment from enterprises," Archbishop Joseph Nguyen Chi Linh, head of the Catholic Bishops' Conference of Vietnam told Eglises D'Asie on Jul. 3, while he was in France. (...)