In Today's Catholic World News Blog

Pius XI Stresses Need of China to Have a Native Clergy
"CHINA ANSWERS POPE'S CALL—In a recent message addressed to the Universal Church, the Holy Father [Pius XI] spoke of the need of a native priesthood. China has a population of 400,000,000, and observers say that the creation of a native priesthood is the only way in which China can be converted. This picture comes from Shantung, where Bishop Schumucker, O. F. M., ordained Father Fung and Father Uang." (Propagation of the Faith.) Source: "The Catholic World in Pictures", December, 11 1922 A.D.

Write a new comment: (Click here)

SimpleSite.com
Characters left: 160
DONE Sending...
See all comments

| Reply

Latest comments

Today | 10:21

We just posted this video in our 'Learn Outdoor Skills: Fishing & Hunting+' section of this site - check it out!

...
04.07 | 15:41

"...only the fourth part of humanity will survive." That's exactly what Marie-Julie Jahenny prophesied too: "The Earth will become like a vast cemetery. ... Three-quarters of the population of the globe will disappear." See: tinyurl.com/3ye5daxz

...
02.07 | 18:12

"U.S. Supreme Court asks Maryland to bar protests at justices' homes" (Reuters)

...
01.07 | 16:08

"US announces $820M in Ukraine aid, including missile systems" (AP)

...
You liked this page