Page 3, 10th July 1992

10th July 1992
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Number Of Late Abortions Triples

by Angus Macdonald PRO-LIFE groups have reacted with dismay to figures which show the number of late abortions has almost tripled since new abortion laws came into effect in......

Tycoon In Pledge To The Church

A RETIRED supermarket tycoon has pledged to give half his £250 million fortune to the Church when he dies. The offer by Albert Gubay, who helped launch the Kwik Save supermarket......

Greater Involvement For Black Catholics

by Murray White AN INCREASING number of black people have become actively involved in the running of parishes, a national gathering of black Catholics will hear this weekend, A......

Fathers Muddy The Plans Of Henley Regatta-goers

THE MARIAN Fathers of Henley-on-Thames have pulled the plug on corporate hospitality at this year's Henley Royal Regatta. The Polish Catholic order owns the spectacular......

Methodists Skirt Women Issue

A PROPOSAL to invite the Catholic Church to accept women priests was turned down by delegates after suggestions that the idea was "naughty and rude". The annual conference of......

Numbers Seeking Chas Help Rise By 50 Per Cent

THE NUMBER of homeless seeking advice from the Catholic Housing Aid Society (CHAS) has risen by 50 per cent, according to the CHAS annual report issued this week, The report,......

Campaign Mothers On Launch The March

A CAMPAIGN to free two Tamil refugees serving sentences for the 1986 firebombing of a house in London's East End will be launched in London this week. The case of "the East Ham......

News In Brief

Campus job rumpus QUEEN'S University, Belfast, is appointing a private firm to review its employment policies after renewed claims that it discriminates against Catholics......

Bishops' Diaries

THE first National Catholic Education Conference is high on many of the bishops' agendas this week. Cardinal Hume of Westminster, Bishops David Konstant of Leeds and James......

Coming Soon

THE Association of Separated and Divorced Catholics will hold its AGM on July 11 at St Theresa's Church Hall, Apsley, in Nottingham. Lunch is at 12 noon, Mass at 6.30pm and a......

Obituaries

THE retired parish priest of St Catherine of Siena in Lowton, Fr John Connolly, has died aged 86. Fr John was born in Thatto Heath, St Helens, and attended the grammar school......