Page 1, 10th October 1997

10th October 1997
Page 1
Page 1, 10th October 1997
Close

Brazil Goes Nuts For The Pope

Two MILLION Brazilian Catholics turned out for the closing Mass of the Pope's three-day visit to Rio de Janeiro last week, despite reports that Latin America's largest country......

Assisi Rocks Again As Split Opens Between Town And Friars

Social tensions rise as more quakes hit pilgrim centre BY BRUCE JOHNSTON IN ASSISI AN EMERGENCY PROJECT launched this week to rescue the complex of St Francis of Assisi, was......

Audit Us, Bishops Tell Mexico

BY ANDREW M BROWN THE CHURCH in Mexico has declined to examine its finances for evidence of contributions tainted by the trade in illegal drugs. The Mexican government asked the......

Club's 'rescuers' Lose Their Cash

BY CHRISTINA WHITE MEMBERS OF A prestigious Catholic club, who gave donations and advance subscription fees of £16,000 to try to save it from liquidators, will not be entitled......

Design Guru Approves Bvm

BY BESS TWISTON DAVIES THE VIRGIN MARY is apparently the latest household accessory, according to a leading expert in the art of Feng Shui, the art of Chinese furniture......