Page 2, 13th March 1987

13th March 1987
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Leaving The Crown In The Car

Letter from LISBON by Susan Low . ndes Marques THE recent visit to Portugal of the Prince and Princess of Wales was timed to coincide with the anniversary of the wedding of John......

Church Urged To Aids Ministry

The American Catholic community is meeting the challenge of AIDS. Cristina Odone reports. THE Catholic Church in the United States has found itself at the centre of a media......

Fresh Ban On Yugoslav Pilgrimages

BISHOP Hugh Lindsay of Hexham and Newcastle has rejected as "incorrect" a news item about the Yugoslavian shrine of Medjugorje in the Catholic Herald of February 27. The bishops......

Lebanon Plea

SERVITE Fr Lawrence Jencd who was held hostage ii Lebanon for 18 months, said last week that President Reaga had release assureddw was himmn not e p r u s o r e n h a a l l s y......

Sin Out Of Limelight

CARDINAL Jaime Sir Archbishop of Manila, ha announced his withdrawal frot the political arena. He h i advised other clergy to folio his example because Presidet Cory Aquino......

Assassin Pardon?

ACCORDING to the mother d would-be papal assassin Mehl', Ali Agca, Pope John Paul It asked the President of Italy several occasions to pardon ti Turkish gunman who is servit a......

Colour Aid

VATICAN art restorers ha) enlisted computer technology d their efforts to clea Michelangelo's sixteenth cental Sistine chapel frescos. A colou coded computer, installed ju below......

Voyager

THE Knights of Columbus ha agreed to provide $250,000 their contribution to t I estimated $2 million cost of ti September papal trip America.......

Spanish Head

CARDINAL Angel Suqu i Archbishop of Madrid and noted conservative with do ties with Opus Dei, has replac Bishop Gabino Diaz Merchan Oveidoas as president of II Spanish bishops'......

Gain Maronite Blessing

civil war in the country. "We hope the Syrian Army achieves its goals to prevent the partition and restores peace to Lebanon". However, this position angered some prominent......

Syrian Army

THE Leadership of Lebanon's Maronite Catholic Church have given their approval to the Syrian occupation of Beirut, causing a rift between secular and religious leaders of the......