Page 2, 16th March 1973

16th March 1973
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In Brief

Bishop Rudderham of Clifton, who is 73, suffered a slight stroke last week and was admitted to St. Mary's Hospital, Clifton. He has been ordered to take a com plete rest. His......

Spanish Priest Saves Burning London Church

Prompt action by a Spanish Cistercian prevented the Church of St. Francis of Sales in Clapham, South London, from being gutted by a fire bomb last week — on the same day that......

Lenten Stations Revived

Catholics in five areas of England and Wales are reviving an ancient practice called "Lenten Stations," which dates back to the infancy of the Church. The dioceses of West......

State Aid For Charities

Catholic charities will benefit from a decision by the Govern ment to allocate £400,000 to voluntary bodies in the first year of a £3,500,000 programme to assist voluntary work,......

Work For Laity Honoured

Knighthoods of St. Gregory have been awarded to Dr. Paul Black and Mr. Kevin Muir for their work on the Laity Commis sion of the Bishops' Conference of England and Wales. Dr.......

S.v.p. Seeks Chance To Join New Television Series

By a Staff Reporter The St. Vincent de Paul Society has applied to the B.B.C. to lake groups of viewers. The series of 13 programmes, entitled Open Dour, part in an experimental......

Woman Doctor To Open Community For Retarded

By a Staff Reporter A community in Kent for the mentally handicapped, based on the ideas of Jean Vanier, who won a Kennedy Foundation Award with Mother Teresa of Calcutta, will......

The Church In Action

Unity in diversity By Kevin Muir As I write, a great deal of abuse and recrimination is being hurled around. Some people are setting off bombs in Central London; gasmen, railway......