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There are 52 parishes, comprising 40 churches, 30 chapels and 28 halls for religious service.Services are conducted in Cantonese, with three-fifths of the parishes providing services in English and in Tagalog in some cases.In protestant communities, Hong Kong Sheng Kung Hui has been responsive to social needs, by providing a wide array of social services, aiming at achieving a fair, just and loving society.At present, many social service organizations and social service models in Hong Kong were those initiated and promoted by the Church.The presence of the Protestant community dates back to 1841."Great Light Newspaper" (大光報), a Christian newspaper based in Hong Kong and distributed in Hong Kong and China, was in operation in the early 1900s, with Dr. To Tsai Church (道濟會堂), founded by the London Missionary Society in 1888 and located at 75 Hollywood Road, Mid-levels (半山區), Hong Kong, was Sun's place of worship Fung-Chi Au (區鳳墀, 1847-1914), who was Sun's teacher of Chinese literature, was an Elder of To Tsai Church.In 1933, the head of the Russian Orthodox Mission in China, Bishop Victor (Svyatin) sent Priest Dmitry Uspensky, who served in Beijing, to Hong Kong, where many Eastern Orthodox emigrants from Russia moved since the Revolution in 1917.He organized a parish in Hong Kong and served there until his death in 1969.
There are more than 230 units providing social service run by Hong Kong Sheng Kung Hui at present.
To reach people through the media, the diocese publishes two weekly newspapers, Kung Kao Po and Sunday Examiner.