Page 2, 10th May 2002

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Catholics Must Shape Europe, Says Bishop

BY SIMON CALDWELL CATHOLICS were urged this week to play a role in shaping the future of Europe. Bishop John Crowley of Middlesbrough issued a statement to mark Europe Day......

`loyal' Conti Celebrates His Silver Jubilee

FROM HARRY CONROY IN ABERDEEN THEY CAME from near and far to celebrate the silver jubilee celebration of Archbishop Mario Conti's episcopal ordination. Among the 700......

Report Tackles Urban Poverty

THE CATHOLIC Agency for Social Concern has issued a report on urban community development which it says highlights growing deprivation in British towns and cities. In The Middle......

Parish Launches Prayer Helpline

AN INNER-LONDON parish has launched a telephone prayerline service to give spiritual support and guidance to callers. St Patrick's, Soho Square, said the scheme would work along......

Duchess Visits Epilepsy Centre

THE DUCHESS Of Gloucester was the Royal guest at St Elizabeth's Centre in Hertfordshire this week. The visit on Thursday morning marked the completion of the rebuilding of the......

Cardinal To Lead Procession

CARDINAL COrMaC MurphyO'Connor will lead the annual procession of Our Lady of Willesden this Sunday. For nearly 100 years the parishioners have marched through the streets of......

Papal Award For Foundress

THE FOUNDRESS Of the Benedictine Sisters of Our Lady of Grace and Compassion has received a papal award. Mother Mary Garson OSB received the Papal Cross Pro Ecclesia et......

Pope Calls For Penance Revival

Continued from Page 1 were obliged to confess all their sins, even the most venial. The Pope reminded bishops that under Church law general absolution could only be given in......