Page 2, 15th March 1996

15th March 1996
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Pope Rebuffs Rc Petitioners

BY A STAFF REPORTER E UROPEAN CATHOLICS who initiated petitions to reform the Church, and who have requested an audience with the Pope, have reacted angrily after being told to......

Adams Barred From St Patrick's Party In Us

BY CECILIA BROMLEY-MARTIN Tti ERE wile. HE A shadow cast over the usual St Patrick's Day festivities in Washington this Sunday, caused by the collapse of the IRA ceasefire in......

Ews In Brief

Japanese saints IN A 1,700-PAGE document which took 10 years to put together, the Japanese Church plans to ask the Vatican to beatify Fr Peter Kasui and 187 others killed in the......

Italian Nuns Rejoice At Women's Day

T IE LEADERS OF Italy's religious orders of women and some of the country's best known feminists celebrated International Women's Day together in the shadow of St Peter's Dome......

Ordinations Increase

WORLD WIDE priestly ordinations continued to increase slightly in 1994, leaving Vatican officials hopeful about the future of the global pastoral workforce. According to the......

The Lost Art Of Fasting

THERE is erne. hope for those of you who have already broken your Lenten fasts. Dr Bill Bright, the American evangelist, last week won the £700,000 Templeton Prize for Progress......