Page 1, 15th November 1985

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Challoner Closedown Threat

THE CHALLONER, London's only exclusively Catholic club, could close under the weight of a £150,000 bill for meeting fire regulations. The GLC has already tried to shut down part......

Chinese-vatican Relations Improve As Rhetoric Cools

by Peter Stanford FRESH overtures towards the healing of the rift between communist China and the Vatican were made in both Rome and Beijing at the weekend. While Pope John Paul......

Salvadoran Archbishop Calls For Peace Talks

ARCHBISHOP Arturo Rivera Dames of San Salvador has expressed hope that negotiations which led to the release of President Napoleon Duarte's daughter from rebel hands will spark......

Ardinal

finan c es briefed by by Desmond O'Grady bishops on Synod by Kasia Giedroye DELIBERATIONS on a wide range of hotly-disputed issues such as the nuclear arms race, the future of......

Synod Secretary Warning On Devolution

by our correspondent in Rome FR Walter Kaspar, the theologian nominated by John Paul 11 as Secretary of the forthcoming Synod of Bishops, has warned against the Church becoming......

Call To Release Pub Bomb 'innocent'

A LEADING Northern Ireland bishop has urged the acquittal of six Irishmen, convicted of the 1974 Birmingham pub bombings. He is "totally convinced" of their innocence. Bishop......

Namibia Priest Ends Anti-apartheid Fast

A CATHOLIC priest in Namibia, Fr Hermann KleinHitpass, has ended a three-week fast "to pray for unity in our church" in its struggle against apartheid. The Walvis Bay priest......

White House Warns Churches On Talks

THE United Stales will not achieve agreement at the Geneva summit, which begins on Tuesday, if church leaders publicly criticise President Reagan's nuclear policy, a top White......