Three posts before someone tries to take the thread off topic.
Gamecock must have really hit a nerve.
Perhaps you could read and address THIS article and explain what Catholic bishops are doing running for ANY political office, much less the communist one.
What’s the matter? Don’t they have enough to do to keep them busy shepherding the flock under their care?
Check and read posts #7&8 which will give you a smidgeon of information as to what’s happening in China. When you do that you will understand this article.
As for “someone” changing the topic. I believe that lies with the individual who traveled from China to South America in only one post. An amazing feat.
Priests shouldn’t be involved in politics. Just ask that carpetbagger Barney Frank.
This makes me think of China and Bishop Fan. It was a sad day when I heard the he had died (or very likely been killed):