With weeks to go before renewal of Vatican agreement, some say life for the Catholic Church has not improved.
Bishop Cui Tai has been in and out of jail since 2007.
Lockdown allows religious education for young people, which had previously been strictly forbidden.
The Vatican had been sending masks to China since January; now China's faithful return the favor.
After healing the sick in China, these doctors now come to help their Italian counterparts.
It is thought that China's population is now more than 7% Christian
The Communist Party also banned all group religious activities.
It was built in memory of an Italian Franciscan missionary who devoted his life to the Chinese people.
Monsignor Zhu Baoyu, Bishop of Nanyang is the oldest patient cured of the coronavirus.
Drastic measure to be implemented for two weeks as outbreak continues to claim lives in China