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A Roman Catholic Mass for Hu Jia

Blessed are they that have been persecuted for righteousness’ sake: for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.  Blessed are ye when men shall reproach you, and persecute you, and say all manner of evil against you falsely, for my sake. … Continue reading

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Hu Jia: Three and a Half Years in Jail for Speaking the Truth

Hu Jia’s sentence Hu Jia was sentenced to three and a half years in prison and would be deprived of political rights for one year.  He was convicted for writing five articles and giving two interviews. Chinese official news source … Continue reading

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