Page 2, 15th August 2008

15th August 2008
Page 2
Page 2, 15th August 2008
Close

Newman's Bones To Be Removed For Veneration

BY SIMON CALDWELL BONES are to be removed from the body of Cardinal John Henry Newman so that they can be venerated as holy relics. The Government has granted a licence......

Catholics Mourn Scottish Soldier

BY STAFF REPORTER MORE THAN 350 people gathered at a Mid-Lothian Catholic church on Tuesday for the funeral Mass of a Scottish soldier killed in Afghanistan. Sergeant Jonathan......

Petition Handed To Bishops' Hq

BY ED WEST A PETITION asking for more Sunday Latin Masses in the extraordinary form (Tridentine rite) has been presented to the bishops' conference headquarters in central......

Cardinal Calls On Youth To Help Seafarers' Charity

CARDNAL Keith O'Brien has called for young volunteers to help the Apostleship of the Sea (AOS) after the Catholic seafarers' charity confirmed it may be forced to make some......

Over 1,000 Gather In Walsingham

FIVE HUNDRED young Catholic pilgrims along with 850 Anglicans and others attended "Megabite", the 2008 Walsingham Youth Pilgrimage between Tuesday and Friday last week. Fr Rob......

Priest Drops Legal Action

THE MONSIGNOR from Tayside who was sacked after his mistress told the bishop about an 18-year affair has dropped his unfair dismissal case against the Diocese of Dunkeld. Mgr......

Knights Of Malta Chancellor Quits

PRINCE CHARLES'S close friend from Cambridge days, Hugh van Cutsem, has announced his resignation as Chancellor of the Knights of Malta because of illness. He will continue to......

Fire Damages Catholic School

A fur has caused major damage at a Catholic school in South Lanarkshire. Firemen worked for eight hours during the night to control the blaze which broke out at Our Lady and St......

Defecting Anglicans Consider Legal Action

BY STAFF REPORTER ANGLICANS who may convert to Catholicism because of the decision to consecrate women bishops are considering legal action against the Church of England.......

Young Pro-life Activists Protest Against China's...

BY WILL HEAVEN MEMBERS of the Society for the Protection of Unborn Children (SPUC) have protested against China's one-child policy in London. The protest was held outside the......