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Pope Looks To Havana '98

BY BRUCE JOHNSTON IN ROME CARDINAL CAMILLO Ruini, the Pope's Vicar of Rome and head of the Italian Bishops' Conference, returned from Cuba this week, where it was decided that......

Us March For Life Takes To The Road Again

THE US ANNUAL March for Life will take as its theme "No One Can Serve Under Two Masters" when thousands of pro-lifers from across the country stream into Washington on 22......

Archbishop Mediates In Lima Crisis

BY CECILIA BROMLEYMARTIN FOLLOWING THE seizure of over 480 high-ranking businessmen and ambassadors at the Japanese Embassy in Lima last month, a Catholic Archbishop has been......

Muslims Join In Marriage Call

BY JOANNA BOGLE CHRISTIAN AND Islamic members of the National Forum for Values in Education recently joined together to call for the wording on marriage to be strengthened. The......

Priest Hires Private Eye To Check Film

IN THE LATEST attack on the veracity of the Hollywood film Sleepers, an Irish priest based in New York has hired a private investigator to uncover the truth behind the "true......

News • In Brief

Excommunicated......

Fr Tissa Balasuriya, The Controversial Sri Lankan...

was last week formally excommunicated from the Church, according to the Vatican. Dr Balasuriya refused to retract claims made in his book, Mary and Human Liberation, in which he......

During A Solemn Ceremony In St Peter's For Epiphany, The

Pope consecrated twelve new bishops, bringing the total number he has appointed to 2,413, or more than half the world's 4,369 bishops. In his 18-year pontificate, John Paul has......