Page 1, 13th January 1989

13th January 1989
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African Church Focus For Rome Assembly

Pope calls summit to hear of US bishops' dissent By Vivione Hewitt in Rome IN answer to episcopal conference rebellions against Vatican guidelines on their status, Pope John......

Peace Campaigners' Lawful Excuse For Action Upheld

TWO Christian peace campaigners were acquitted by Banbury magistrates on Monday of causing criminal damage during a national CND demonstration at Upper Heyford US Air Force base......

Bishops Over-ruled

AUSTRIA'S church leaders have appealed for unity this week alter the Pope ignored their advice and appointed a conservative to the vacant see of Salzburg. Just weeks after the......

Us Church Accused Of 'failing The Teens'

Hy tristina Odone in Washington AMERICA'S Catholic Church faces a major defection by its young members, who are flocking instead to 'evangelical Protestant groups and to......

Hunt Ban At Assisi

by our Rome correspondent ITALIANS will be asked to sign a petition in the coming weeks designed to force a referendum on the abolition of hunting in the region around Assisi,......

Belfast Unites In Mourning Victims

by Brian Dooley DISTRAUGHT friends and relatives of those on doomed flight DB-092 waiting for news of the disaster at Belfast airport were comforted through the night by a......

Head Rebuffs Parents' Fears At Troubled School

by Martin Newland THE row between a group of parents and the Head of St John the Evangelist Catholic Primary School, north London, intensified this week with the latter refuting......

Rome's Lack Of Direction Slammed

by our Rome correspondent IN unexpected attacks on the current orientation of the Church, two Italian Catholic leaders, one a bishop, have accused the Vatican of offering a weak......