Page 2, 15th December 1995

15th December 1995
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Church Supports French Strikers

BY CECILIA BROMLEYMARTIN A S THE FRENCH strikers battled on into their third week of demonstrations, the Catholic Church in France has shown its support for the protesters. In a......

Rome Commemorates Vatican Ii By V Tvlane Fiewrrr The...

OF a Polish Pope in 1978 and the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989 would never have happened if John XXIII had not convened the Second Vatican Council. This was the view of......

Us Doctors Laud Natural Birth Control

AN AsiLritic.AN medical study has given new support to the Billings Method of natural birth control promoted by the Church. But the study, with the help of 221 volunteer "guinea......

'ready To Die' For East Timor

II N SPITE 01; repeated death threats and two attempts on his life, the Bishop of East Timor has vowed to continue his human rights work in the country. "I'm not afraid to die,"......

News In Brief

Martini visit CARDINAL CARLO Martini is to visit Ireland for the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity next month, at the invitation of Cardinal Cahal Daly. The Archbishop, former......

Clinton Faces Pro-lifers

BY CFA IA BROMLEYMARTIN ANTI-ABORTION campaigners m America have challenged President Clinton not to veto a bill that would outlaw a specific type of abortion. In a 54-44 vote......