Page 2, 10th April 1981

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Universities More Power For Bishops

POPE JOHN PAUL has given his backing to plans to develop a Magna Carta which would define the role of Catholic universities more clearly. he stressed that he wanted to see......

Archbishop Defends Basque Letter

by John Carey THE SPANISH government reacted angrily last week to a warning by four bishops about the dangers of giving too much power to the military in the Basque region. In a......

Bishop's Bizarre Battle

THE BISHOP of Seo de Urgel in the Spanish province of Lerida has become caught up in a bizarre battle over control of two radio stations in the tiny principality of Andorra in......

Tutu's Meeting With Pope Poses Problem For Sa Authorities

POPE JOHN PAUL was expected this week to receive Bishop Desmond Tutu, the general secretary of the South African Council of Churches in a private audience guaranteed to cause......

Food Airlifted To Uganda

A BRITISH Catholic charity has sent 46 tons of food and medical supplies to Eastern Uganda. The supplies were airlifted by Overseas Development Administration on behalf of......

Jesuits Warned Of Dangers Of Marxism

THE GENERAL of the Society of Jesus, Fr Pedro Arrupe, has warned Jesuit provincials in Latin America against the dangers of Marxism. At the same time, he declares that not......

News In Brief

LECH WALESA, the leader of the Polish free trade union Solidarity, told a Catholic newspaper this week that it was time to end confrontation with the authorities, at least for......

West Ignores Victims Of Zambia's New Famine

TEN THOUSAND refugees from Angola and thousands of villagers in Western Zambia are forgotten victims of famine, disease and exposure according to reports from the Zambian......

No Change In Celibacy Rule

THE VATICAN stressed last week that the admission in the United States of some married Anglican clergy to the Catholic priesthood did not imply any change in the Church's rules......

Rome Interest In Romero Cause

EFFORTS to seek the beatification of Archbishop_ Oscar Romero have evoked a "warm response" at the Vatican, according to the late archbishop's biographer, Fr Jesus Delgado Si.......