Page 2, 11th August 1978

11th August 1978
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The World Mourns

THE whole Catholic vorld was in mourning this weekend as the body of Pope Paul was laid to rest in the traditional papal crypt where the remains of St Peter are said to be......

Leaders Pay Tribute To A Man Of Courage

by Frances Gumley Religious and political leaders from all over the world have expressed their sorrow at the death of Pope Paul. The many tributes have taken as their common......

The Last Hours

Pope Paul VI's life on earth came to an end peacefully and serenely last Sunday evening, at the age of 80. The end. in the tranquility of the Papal Summer Residence at......

On Other Pages

• Pictorial history — pages 4 and 9 • Pope of the space age — pages 10 and 11 • Tributes and Patrick O'Donovan — page 12 • Who will succeed? — page 6 indication that he suffered......

Sometimes A Great Man Emerges In History Because His...

and sense of mission matches perfectly the needs of people at his time In history. Pope Paul's greatness was not of this sort. Pope John had the easier task of articulating a......