Page 1, 18th December 1981

18th December 1981
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Poland Pope Pleads For World Prayer

by Herald staff THE POPE has made repeated and urgent appeals for prayers for his homeland, Poland, since the sudden introduction of military rule there on Sunday, with the......

St Lucy's Relics Found Intact

THE MUMMIFIED remains of St 1.ucy, stolen over a month ago, have been found intact in a nylon bag just outside Venice by police. No ransom has been paid and a restaurant......

Decision To End Boxing Day Visits 'deplorable'

by Jonathan Petre THE PRISON Department's decision to end visits to prisoners on Boxing Day has come in for some strong criticism. Mr Robert Kilroy-Silk, MP for Ormskirk, called......

Pope Sticks To Firm Line On Sex And Divorce

by Christopher Howse THE CHURCH'S traditional teaching on marriage, divorce and sexuality is laid down firmly by Pope John Paul in a lengthy response to the conclusions of last......