Page 1, 10th June 1988

10th June 1988
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Catholic Schools Challenged On Youth Role

by Peter Stanford THE Vatican Congregation for Catholic Education this week reaffirmed the special character of Catholic schools, and indentified it as "the quality of the......

Papal Praise For Hidden Life Of Prayer

THE apostolate common to consecrated person "cannot be changed by being conformed to the mentality of this word" says Pope John Paul II in a letter to members of religious......

Moscow Celebrations Mark Rapprochement Between Orthodox...

Papal team meets Gorbachev by Vivienne Hewitt in Rome VATICAN Secretary of State, Cardinal Agostino Casaroli, is preparing for a series of talks with Soviet leaders at the......

Rome Pessimism On Lefebvre

by our Rome correspondent WITH less than three weeks to go before traditionalist Archbishop Marcel Lefebvre will nominate his own bishop at his Geneva Headquarters, Cardinal......

East End Evictions Condemned

by Martin Newland TEN Bangladeshi families were this week spending their first nights in a church hall following Tower Hamlets Borough Council's decision to evict up to 40......

Winter Of Discontent

by our Rome correspondent AFTER a winter of discontent for the Vatican's 1800 lay employees over pay and conditions, the workforce is again angry with the hierarchy for paying......

Gloom In Us Church's Stars

By Cristina Odone in Washington IN case you thought predicting the future was the exclusive terrain of ear-ringed gypsies and Nancy Reagan, think again: US Catholic education......

Court Doubts On Sa Six

SOUTH AFRICAN lawyers this week expressed pessimism over attempts at reopening the trial for the "Sharpville Six," sentenced to death for the 1984 murder of a township mayor.......

Big Defeat On Hanging

SUPPORTERS of a return to the death penalty saw their hopes dashed in the Commons on Tuesday night • In the nineteenth vote on the issue in the past 23 years, an amendment......