Page 2, 15th November 1985

15th November 1985
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Cuban Church Seeks Role In Fidel Castro's State

by Peter Stanford RELATIONS between the Catholic Church in Cuba and Fidel Castro's regime are improving steadily as Christians adjust to the challenge of living in a socialist......

Mexican Church And State Rift Widens

THE approval of new ecclesiastical legislation next month dealing with education and property ownership could reopen old antagonisms between the Catholic Church and the secular......

African Conversations

THE Austrian city of Graz will play host to a meeting on African theology between November 22 and 24, Vatican Radio has revealed. Discussing "the liturgy as an expression of......

Abducted Priest Frees Himself

A LITHUANIAN priest-activist has escaped from a kidnapping which authorities have shown little interest in investigating, according to the Brooklyn-based Lithuanian Information......

Pro-life Attack On Tv Episode

AN episode of the Emmy Award-winning television series Cagney and Lacy, in which the two main characters investigate the bombing of an abortion clinic, is "unfair to pro-life......

Nicaragua Staves Off Hunger Pangs

IT IS barely dawn in Managua and yet the bus stops are packed. You have to be up early to catch a bus in this city, whose population has increased by a third since 1979. Half......

Insurance Fears After Candle Suit

SIZEABLE INCREASES in Church insurance premiums could be on the way in Ireland. In a case last week an 11 year old girl, burned while lighting a candle, won almost 1R£75,000 in......

Chile Peace Promise

ADDRESSING students at Harvard Divinity School, Cardinal Juan Francisco Fresno I.arrain, Archbishop of Santiago, said that the current church-negotiated agreement between......