Page 1, 19th August 1977

19th August 1977
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End Of My Life Is Near, Pope Says

POPE Paul told a congregation of more than 2,000 attending Mass in Castelgandolfo on Monday that he felt his life was drawing to a close. He said he wondered if he would......

Harder Line On Lefebvre

From Michael Wilson in Rome THE HOLY SEE'S Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith, the former Holy Office, is preparing methodically the Vatican case against Archbishop......

Killers `after Priests And Nuns'

THE Pastoral Commission of the Honduran Bishops' Conference has declared: "We know from reliable sources that there is a band of paid killers who now have contracted to kill......

Cathedral

THIEVES who broke into Holy Chamber of Oviedo Cathedral In Spain stole art treasures estimated to be worth more than £3 million last week. It is thought they hid in the......

Lewisham Mass For Injured

ARCH BISHOP BOWEN of Southwark this week led a large congregation in prayer for all those injured in demonstrations during the National Front march in Lewisham last Saturday,......

Lourdes Basilica Bombed

A BOMB exploded in the underground basilica of St Pius X in Lourdes on the eve of the Assumption. No one was injured in the blast, but the shock made medical treatment necessary......

The Herald Says

Sometimes one gets the int pression that the Catholic Church is only concerned with sex and the Tridentine Mass. If that is the Impression which the secular media give it Is not......

The Bishops Of Westminster Are To Adopt A New-style...

before moving any of their clergy during an experimental period of three years. No priest will be moved without discussing the matter with his bishop. The priest will have the......