Page 2, 19th May 1995

19th May 1995
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Pope Slates Bosnian Murders

THE KILLING OF a nun and a priest by Serbian forces in northern Bosnia has infuriated the Pope. Fr Filip Lukenda and Sister Cecilia Grbic were killed after Serbs attacked the......

Us Churches Assault On Guns

C HRISTIAN AND Jewish leaders in the US this week stepped up their opposition to Congress proposals to allow wider use of assault weapons. "A repeal of the assault . weapons ban......

Arinze Sounds Out Muslims A Top Vatican Cardinal Last Week

met Muslim leaders in Egypt to lay the foundations for Pope John Paul Il's proposed interfaith meeting in the year 2000. Cardinal Francis Arinze, the Vatican co-ordinator of......

Polish Vocations In Large Decline

VOCATIONS TO THE priesthood in Poland have dropped by more than one quarter since the collapse of communism, new figures have shown. TVe director of the Polish Church's......

News In Brief

Election pull out ALL THREE Lox candidates for secretary general of Caritas Internationalis withdrew from the election after the Vatican refused to allow a US and an African......

Five Nuns Dead From Zaire Virus

BY JAMES PENN FIVE MISSIONARY SISTERS were among more than two dozen people killed in Zaire by what's thought to be the deadly Ebola virus. Ten other sisters were being kept in......