Catholic Bishop Detained in China for Past 14 Years Has Died

February 6, 2015 10:20 AM

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A secretly appointed Roman Catholic bishop detained by China for the past 14 years due to its feud over authority with the Vatican has died at age 94, a Roman Catholic website said Friday.

Chinese officials informed the family of Bishop Cosmas Shi Enxiang on Jan. 30 that he had died, but didn't say when or provide his relatives a cause of death, reported.

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