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God or Mammon? Who gains when Hong Kong’s historic churches are turned into blocks of flats

About two decades ago, Rachel, a lapsed Christian, found herself on the wrong bus. When she alighted in the Mid-levels, she heard church bells ringing. She turned around and saw the Union Church, with its 1950s granite sanctuary and belfry tucked between an apartment tower and the Peak Tramway on Kennedy Road. “It struck me as very […]