530 Cloistered Convents in Italy Join Prayer Campaign for Church in China

AsiaNews: A “prayer campaign” for the Church in China, “which is at the most difficult and decisive crossroads in its recent history” is the request that the PIME father Piero Gheddo and Angelo Lazzarotto have made to 530 cloistered convents in Italy. In formulating their request, Fr Gheddo writes that the Chinese Church “today is a beautiful hope for the universal Church and especially for the mission in Asia, the continent that is home to 80-82% of the world’s non-Christians!” but that it is “divided and is in danger of falling into a schism”. Read more here.