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Pope to meet Sarkozy before visit to Lourdes in Septembe THE VATICAN has confirmed that Benedict XVI will meet French President Nicolas Sarkozy when he visits Lourdes in......

Denver Settles Sex Abuse Claims

THE ARCHDIOCESE Of Denver has settled 18 claims of sexual abuse by three priests for a total of £2.8 million, it as announced last week. The latest settlement brings to £42......

Protestors Disrupt Mass

PROTESTORS in Melbourne, Australia, disrupted a Mass celebrated by Archbishop Dennis Hart last week, according to press reports. A group demanding a meeting with the archbishop......

Bishops Attack Chavez Church

THE VENEZUELAN bishops' conference has criticised a newly formed church that openly backs President Hugo Chavez. The Reformed Catholic Church, composed of Anglicans, Catholics......

Blessed Damien To Be Canonised After Vatican Approves...

BY CINDY WOODEN POPE BENEDICT XVI has approved a decree which recognises a miracle attributed to the intercession of Blessed Damien de Veuster of Molokai, clearing the way for......

'amato To Be Promoted, Says Report

A VETERAN Vatican official will soon be appointed as prefect of the Congregation for the Causes of Saints, according to a veteran Italian journalist. Andrea Tornielli, the......

Magazine Denounces Chesterton As Anti-semitic

BY ED WEST K CHES EATON was an anti-Semite who had an "ugly and obsessive" hatred ofJews, according to a leading American magazine. Adam Gopnik, writing in The New Yorker......

American Bishops Reject Mass Translation

AMERICAN bishops have rejected a 700-page translation of one section of the Roman Missal. The translation, drafted by the International Commission on English in the Liturgy......

Pontiff To Meet Released Hostage Ingrid Betancourt

BY CAROL GLATZ BENEDICT XVI is to meet released hostage Ingrid Betancourt as soon as his schedule allows, the Vatican has announced. , Miss Betancourt was freed in a surprise......