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14th March 1969
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Priests Want Say In Election Of Bishops

BY STAFF REPORTERS m ORE, than three quarters of the priests who answered a CATHOLIC HERALD questionnaire are dissatisfied with the present method of appointing bishops and......

Fewer Dutch Priests

By a Special Correspondent T HE Church in Holland is losing priests, nuns and members faster than it can recruit them, said a report by the Catholic SocialChurch Institute on......

Threat To Rhodesian Missions' Grants

By a Special Correspondent T HE bishops of Rhodesia have expressed regret over a Government plan that will reduce grants to many mission hospitals and clinics, which are......

Student Voice

T HE correspondence on the letters page, which has followed the articles on students by John Braine and M. D. Jempson, of Sussex University, has shown, among other things, the......

U Thant And Pope To Discuss Peace

U T THANT, Secretary Gent-) era! of the United Nations, plans to visit Pope Paul in May, according to • wellinformed U.N. sources. Their discussions will be on peace moves in......

U.s. 'kite' On Envoy

FROM A SPECIAL CORRESPONDENT PRESIDENT NIXON'S statement that sending a permanent American envoy to the Vatican was a "possibility" is being regarded as a "trial kite" in both......

852,000 Sought To Fight Measles

O XFAM is appealing for £52;000 to cover the cost of 300,000 doses of antimeasles vaccine which it is contributing to an emergency immunisation programme in Biafra. There have......