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Separation of church and state? Christians debate the role of religion in choosing the next Chief Executive

Ahead of next year’s election of Hong Kong’s leader, the Hong Kong Christian Council – an umbrella organisation of Christian groups – is holding a two-round ballot to fill the ten seats on the Chief Executive Election Committee designated to the Christian community. The lottery was recently announced by the Council, which had in the past used an election to select the ten representatives. The new arrangements have drawn mixed responses […]