Page 2, 19th March 1982

19th March 1982
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Soviet Opposition To Pope's Visit Denied By Bishops'...

Polish Primate prays for release of Lech Walesa by Jona .han Petre ARCHBISHOP Jozef Glemp, Primate of Poland, appealed on Sunday for the release of Lech Walesa, the detained......

How The Jesuits Regained Sense Of Direction

The Pope's attitude to the Jesuit seemed to change at his recent meeting with them. Desmond O'Grady ' weighs up the significance of the Papal action. THE Jesuit order has......

Cardinal Sin Raps Blinkered Leadership

CARDINAL Jaime Sin of Manila has criticised the Philippines' government for seeing society in terms of "just one ideology, and just one power". Cardinal Sin, addressing a......

News In Brief

Scholar dies JESUIT Fr Mitchell J. Dahood, an American biblical scholar, died on March 8 in Rome at the age of 60. He collapsed in the Church of Santa Maria in Via while praying......

Empty Sees Spotlighted In Czechoslovakia

POPE JOHN PAUL spoke of the continuing difficulties for the Church in Czechoslovakia when he met with five bishops from the country last week. In an address last' Thursday to......

Vatican 'bankruptcy' Talks

CARDINALS met in Rome this week to decide what can be done about the Vatican's soaring budget deficits, officially estimated last year at nearly £13 million. The commission of......

Missionary Killed In Guatemala

AN AMERICAN De La Salle Brother has been murdered in Guatemala, and his death has highlighted the dangerous conditions in which missionaries are working in that country. Brother......

Papal Action Urged Over Beagle Row

PRESIDENT Augusto Pinochet of Chile has reaffirmed the need for mediation by Pope John Paul in his country's dispute with Argentina, following two incidents reflecting what he......

Anglicans Expand In South America

by Christopher Rails GROWING membership of the Anglican church in South America has led to the founding of a new Anglican province, to be inaugurated in May. To be known as the......