We earn 8% in referral fees when you shop Amazon through our link. We make it easy! Click to learn how.
Click here to advertise on CatholicCulture.org

Hong Kong welcomed 3,000 new Catholics at Easter

Catholic World News - April 06, 2010

The Hong Kong diocese, with about 350,000 members, welcomed 3,000 new Catholics into the Church at Easter vigil services. This year's number was unusually high, but the Church in Hong Kong is growing rapidly. Bishop John Tong says: "The mission to bring others to know Jesus is the most important Christian commitment."

Additional sources for this story
Some links will take you to other sites, in a new window.

An appeal from our founder, Dr. Jeffrey Mirus:

Dear reader: If you found the information on this page helpful in your pursuit of a better Catholic life, please support our work with a donation. Your donation will help us reach seven million Truth-seeking readers worldwide this year. Thank you!

Progress toward our March expenses ($28,792 to go):
$35,000.00 $6,207.70
82% 18%
Sound Off! CatholicCulture.org supporters weigh in.

All comments are moderated. To lighten our editing burden, only current donors are allowed to Sound Off. If you are a donor, log in to see the comment form; otherwise please support our work, and Sound Off!

Show 1 Comments? (Hidden)Hide Comments
  • Posted by: nphawks2354 - Apr. 06, 2010 6:35 PM ET USA

    Congratulations to the newly baptized and confirmed.

Subscribe for free
Click here to advertise on CatholicCulture.org
Shop Amazon

Recent Catholic Commentary

To talk of many things 4 hours ago
The stumbling block of morality on Self-Deprecation Day 5 hours ago
Opening Ourselves to Meaning and Purpose March 5
A thin-skinned Vatican spokesman harms his own standing March 5
Pope Francis prevails in Round I of battle for Vatican reform March 5

Top Catholic News

Most Important Stories of the Last 30 Days
Pope Francis to address Congress in joint session in September CWN - February 5