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`profound Change' At Bank Made Public

by Viviane Hewitt in Rome THE HOLY SEE has officially announced "profound changes" at the troubled Vatican Bank, ending months of speculation as to its future. Operations at the......

Us Bishops Defend Role To Pope

by Viviane Hewitt in Rome and Martin Newland THIRTY three US bishops who attended a four day summit meeting in Rome with Pope John Paul returned home this week determined to......

Lefebvrists Plan Marian Schools

by Joanna Moorhead OLD-fashioned cathecism schools around the country are being planned by archconservative Catholics who abhor the principles of modern-day religious teaching.......

Grannie Makes Parade History

by Peter Stanford TODAY'S annual St Patrick's Day parade in New York will be led by a woman — for the first time in the 228 year history of the colourful, and often......

Aids Test Demand For Church Wedding

CATHOLIC priests in some areas of Tanzania are demanding that couples have an Aids test before they conduct a church wedding. Participants at an Aids counselling seminar in the......

Archbishop In Call For Sanctions

ARCHBISHOP Thomas Winning of Glasgow recently back from a trip to South Africa, this week called on Mrs Thatcher to reverse her stance against sanctions. Speaking at a Mass in......

Buckfast Monks Under Fire Over Teenage Drinkers

by Tony McDougal in the West Country MONKS at Buckfast Abbey in south Devon have come under attack from an unusual quarter — alcoholic advisory clinics in Glasgow. Directors of......

Korea Bible Bonanza

by our Rome correspondent LAST year's major bibleexporting country was South Korea, according to statistics released in Rome this week. The figures show that the Asian country......

Court Row Looms Over Life Of Greene

GRAHAM Greene is at the centre of a literary row this week over the use of his unpublished letters and diaries in an unofficial biography of him. Lawyers acting for the Catholic......