Page 2, 14th April 2006

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End Faith Schools, Says Union

BY MARK GREAVES I N AN ASTONISHING attack on religion-based education, members of the National Union of Teachers are to call for an end to funding for faith schools. Britain’s......

Report Claims Monastic Life Will Die Out In A Generation

BY ED WEST B RITISH MONKS will soon be a thing of the past as the nation’s ageing monastic population dies off and new recruits fail to materialise, according to the latest......

Diocese Plans Bird Flu Response

BY MARK GREAVES THE DIOCESE of Lancaster has drawn up a detailed contingency plan outlining how the Church should respond to the threat of a bird flu pandemic. The plan......

News Bulletin

Remember Pakistan quake victims, says Cafod S IX MONTHS after the earthquake that devastated parts of Pakistan and Kashmir, the Catholic aid agency Cafod has appealed to people......

Jesuits Celebrate Jubilee

C ELEBRATIONS later this month will be held to mark the lives of three founders of the Society of Jesus. Jesuits from across Britain will come to London on Saturday, April 22......

Child Charities To Merge

T WO C ATHOLIC childcare agencies have announced their decision to merge. The Catholic Children’s Society of Arundel and Brighton, Portsmouth and Southwark and the Catholic......

Churches Unite To End Slavery

M EMBERS OF Churches Together in England have joined forces with Anti-Slavery International to publish a book highlighting the plight of the millions of people living as slaves......