Page 2, 18th April 1969

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Leading Brazilian Layman Arrested At Gunpoint

A CATHOLIC lay reader was arrested recently at the Brazilian Bishops' Conference in Rio de Janeiro by soldiers armed with submachine guns. The incident was the latest in a......

Seven Deadly Sins

FROM A ROME CORRESPONDENT T .HE slight figure of Archbishop Helder Camara, dressed simply in the plainest of cassocks, set the tone of the "Response to Crisis" Congress of the......

New Look At Priests' Role Urged By Laymen

BY A STAFF REPORTER R EAPPRAISAL of the priest's role and new initiatives in lay formation are essential if new and representative "structures for dialogue" between them are to......

Russian Stranglehold On Religion In Lithuania

T HE stranglehold which Russia maintains on religious worship in Lithuania, the former independent Baltic country which it seized in 1940, is openly admitted in an article in......

Monks To Train Police Cadets

P OLICE cadets, in groups of four and of any denomination, are to spend short periods for character training at the Passionist monastery at Minsteracres, Co. Durham. They will......

Give Youth Facts, Not Words, Says Pope Paul

FROM A SPECIAL CORRESPONDENT Y OUNG PEOPLE today were perhaps better adapted and disposed to receive the "imponderable call" to a religious vocation because they were "thirsting......

Uganda Visit Date Announced

P OPE PAUL will fly to Uganda on July 31 and spend two days there, says the Vatican. It will be the first visit by any reigning Pope to Africa, although Pope Paul, when Cardinal......

'why Is Humanity Still Divided?'

BY A SPECIAL CORRESPONDENT DOPE PAUL did some plain speaking about Latin America's social problems last week when he received the Argentinian Foreign Minister, Sr. Nicanor Costa......