Page 4, 12th September 2008

12th September 2008
Page 4
Page 4, 12th September 2008
Close

Vatican Suspends Bosnian Franciscan

By SIMON CALDWELL AND MARK GREAVES THE VATICAN has authorised "severe cautionary and disciplinary measures" against a priest who once served as "spiritual leader" to the......

World Bulletin

Western lifestyles cause clergy shortage in Lithuania A LITHUANIAN archbishop has said freedom and western ideas have led to a resistance to Catholic teaching and severe clergy......

Apocalyptic Claims Dismissed

RESPONDING to an apocalyptic posting to a website by Gianna Talone-Sullivan claiming that the Blessed Virgin Mary told her of an impending worldwide disaster, the Archdiocese of......

Bishops Criticise Obama's Deputy Over Abortion

BY STAFF REPORTER AMERICAN Catholic bishops have stepped up their criticism of senior Democrat Party leaders over their statements on abortion. NBC's Meet the Press has......

Boyfriend Camps Outside Convent

A HEARIBROKEN Italian man has vowed to camp outside a convent in a desperate attempt to stop his girlfriend from becoming a nun. Daniel Briatore, 21, said he would remain......

Jews And Catholics Agree On Marriage

AN LNTERFAITH dialogue group made up of US Catholics and Orthodox Jews has issued a statement defending the "special standing of marriage between a man and a woman against......

Archaeologists Find Walls From Time Of Jesus

BY JUDITH SUDILOVSKY IN JERUSALEM ISRAELI archaeologists have uncovered the remains of two southern walls of ancient Jerusalem on Mount Zion, establishing the size of the city......