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Vatican, China extend bishop agreement over US opposition

WorldNews Thursday, 22 October 2020
Vatican, China extend bishop agreement over US oppositionVATICAN CITY (AP) — The Vatican and China extended a controversial accord on bishop nominations Thursday over strong opposition from the White House and conservative Catholics. The Holy See and Beijing government jointly announced a two-year extension to the 2018 agreement, which expired Thursday. The Vatican defended the extension by saying the agreement was purely ecclesiastic and...
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