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A priest distributes Communion during Mass Aug. 27 at a church in Hanoi, Vietnam. (Credit: CNS photo/Kham, Reuters.)

Vietnam’s healing Masses showcase tension between charisma, authority

Crux Staff, June 17, 2019 Vietnam has become the latest front in one of Catholicism’s longest-running tensions, that between the charismatic and institutional dimensions of the Church, as the country’s Catholic bishops have moved to crack down on the use of popular superstition and... read more