Page 1, 18th July 1980

18th July 1980
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The Herald Says

WH EN THE Olympic torch is carried into Moscow's International Stadium to mark the beginning of the Soviet Olympiad, the sacred flame will acquire a new sinister symbolism. The......

Bishops Debate And Analyse Pastoral Congress

By John Carey CATHOLICS who are eagerly awaiting the bishops' formal response to the recommendations or the National Pastoral Congress will have to wait until August for it to......

A Human Face That Radiates The Love Of God

THE NATIONAL party to celebrate the Queen Mother's 80th birthday was given a deep religious significance by Archbishop Robert Runcie at a special ecumenical service in St Paul's......

Cardinal Hume Sits Down To The First Supper

Amid the Palladian splendour of the Mansion House, 60 Anglican bishops and their wives sat down to a sumptuous candle-lit dinner at the invitation of Sir Peter and Lady Gadsden,......

Priest Loses Claim For £2,000 Damages

FR DES WILSON of Ballymurphy, Belfast, has lost his claim for £2,000 damages from the British Ministry of Defence for alleged unlawful arrest and detention. The British Army had......

Irish Minister Urged To Curb Clinics

By Nick Lowry THE SOCIETY for the Protection of the Unborn Child has urged the Irish Minister for Health to act at once to close down family planning clinics which are known to......

Cardinal Points To New Benedictine Challenge

by Frances Gumley THE OLDEST monastic family of the western Church celebrated its 1500 years of prayer and service with a unique festival of praise and thanksgiving in London......