mercoledì 2 agosto 2017

John Tong: the low-key Hong Kong cardinal seeking better ties with Beijing
South China Morning Post
(Tony Cheung) Compared with his predecessor, Cardinal John Tong Hon was a relatively low-profile bishop during his eight years as leader of 389,000 Catholics in Hong Kong. -- But commentators expect him to be remembered as a priest who supported and probably played a role in efforts by the Vatican and Beijing to secure a breakthrough in bilateral ties. (...)