Page 3, 18th September 1992

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Hume Praises Good Building Standards

by Murray White EDUCATION reforms are meaningless unless the quality of school buildings where children are taught is improving. was the message from Cardinal Basil Hume as he......

Diocese Calls For Greater Generosity

LIMITED donations by parishioners coupled with substantial expenses has meant that Middlesbrough diocese has been forced to postpone or neglect many pastoral projects, the......

`ethnic Cleansing' Is Wicked, Says Bishop

THE phrase "ethnic cleansing" was an attempt to hide "a wicked and horrific thing", Bishop David Konstant of Leeds said this week, referring to the repressive policy of......

Joint Visit To Poland

A JOINT delegation of Catholic and Anglican bishops is to visit the Catholic Church in Poland at the invitation of the Polish primate, Cardinal Josef Glemp. A nine-strong......

Prayer Book To Go Ahead

THE CONTROVERSIAL Anglican Bishop of Durham, Rt Revd David Jenkins, has again landed in hot water this week by agreeing to write the preface to a book of prayers for lesbian and......

Bishops' Diaries

THE media world is a focus of attention for several of the bishops this week. Bishop Vincent Nichols, auxiliary in Westminster, goes into the studios at BBC Radio Four for three......

Former Marist Monk Appointed To Top City Job

by Angus Macdonald A FORMER monk, who once took a vow of poverty, is to earn £250,000 a year as the new chief executive of Lloyd's of London, one of the most senior posts in the......

Ni Funerals Explained

A NEW inter-church booklet about "political" funerals in Northern Ireland will help to break down the misunderstandings that occur about the purpose of prayer at funeral......

Church Think Tank Needed

A LEADING Catholic academic has issued a call for the Churches to set up an independent Christian thinktank to undertake "radical and long-term" analysis of social and economic......

Lady Revd Takes Charge

KATHLEEN Young, a widow from Carrickfergus in Northern Ireland, is to be the first woman in the British Isles to take charge of an Anglican parish. Mrs Young is adamant that she......