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Taiwan, hundreds of young people at summer camp in the name of Card. Shan
Young people participated in defiance of the typhoons that hit the island this week. The initiative entitled: "camp to the discover life" is now in its second edition. Its aim is to develop young people's creativity and help them share their experiences of daily life with each other in the light of the teachings of the Gospel.
08/03/2005 TAIWAN - CHINA - VATICAN
The anti-secession bill does not serve peace, says Cardinal Shan
The bill that authorises use of force shows that the military is getting stronger in Beijing, says the prelate. Christians on both sides of the strait must work closely for reconciliation.
30/08/2016 15:24:00 TAIWAN – VATICAN – CHINA
Taipei in favour of talks between China and the Vatican, fears nothing
Taiwan’s deputy foreign minister dismisses rumours that his government is concerned about an alleged rapprochement between Beijing and the Holy See. Due to the Vatican’s mission to promote universal values, which would be good for China, Taiwan is not only not opposed to, but also thinks it is positive. Taiwan’s vice president will attend Mother Teresa’s canonisation.
24/08/2012 TAIWAN - CHINA - VATICAN
Card. Shan's work for youth of Taiwan and mainland China
The cardinal's funeral will be held on 1 September. In attendance Cardinals of Hong Kong, John Tong and Joseph Zen. Admired by politicians and applauded by the young, Card. Shan has worked for reconciliation between Taiwan and China, providing places for encounter and culture at Fu Ren for seminarians. The Archbishop of Taipei’s memories.
08/11/2008 VATICAN - TAIWAN
Pope: "positive" developments between Taiwan and China welcome
Although Beijing is not mentioned, with the new ambassador of Taipei Benedict XVI speaks of "frank and constructive dialogue" as the "key" for resolving problems and of the Church's desire to promote peaceful solutions to disputes "of whatever kind." And about religious freedom in Taipei.
22/08/2012 TAIWAN – CHINA – VATICAN
Card Paul Shan, the great evangeliser and unifier of the Church in China, has died
He was made a cardinal by Pope John Paul II. He always worked for reconciliation in China. In the final years of his life, despite his cancer, he never spared himself to preach the faith and evangelisation. A mainland priest remembers him with emotion. He will be remembered by Chinese Catholics.
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