Page 2, 17th October 1975

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Russia May Accept More U.s. Priests

THE Soviet Union is willing to increase the number of Catholic priests serving the diplomatic community in Moscow, according to Mr R. Sargent Shriver, Washington attorney and......

Ford Backing For Study On Religion And Communism

by PETER NOLAN THE Vatican's Ostpolitik is to be studied by American Catholic professors and others on a two-year LI 4,000 project, funded by the Ford Foundation, at the Centre......

Islington Priests Act For Homeless

ALARM that Islington Borough Council, London, might try to solve its housing problems by ceasing to house the homeless, the priests of the Islington Deanery have this week......

Grand Master's Historic Visit

The Grand Master of the Order of Malta, robed and attended by a suite. of 10 dignitaries, took part in a colourful ceremony in Westminster Abbey on Tuesday — Feast of St Edward......

The Church In Need

An all night vigil largely devoted to prayer for the persecuted church will start at Westminster Cathedral at 9 p.m. this evening (Friday). The vigil will start and end with......

In Briefmilli

The Yemen Arab Republic, closed to Christians for a thousand years. now has a hospital staffed and directed by America's Catholic Relief Services in the Red Sea port of......

Extra Prayers At

Mass for children lay brothers CHILDREN'S Masses may now be enlivened by special Eucharistic Prayers which may be used experimentally until the end of 1977 ' The language of the......

Anti

abortion rally The anti-abortion rally taking place in Hyde Park on Sunday may be a record-breaker. Miss Phyllis Bowman, Secretary of SPUC reports unprecedented interest from......

Israel's Conditions For Release Of Archbishop

CHURCH circles in Jerusalem report that the Israel Golernment has made certain demands in connection with the request for the release of Archbishop I lilarion Capucci, who is......

Committee On Family Calls For More Faith

An increase in the number of Catholics who marry outside the Church stems from a deep crisis of faith, according to the Vatican's Committee for the Family. In a document issued......

Equality Call For Salesian

The recent World Congress of the Salesians of Dom Bosco. held in Rome, was concerned with the theme of Salesian lay brothers. The meeting has requested the (Lieneral Chapter,......