Page 1, 1st January 1982

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Survival Of Human Race Rests On A Knife Edge Pope

by Christopher Howse THE SURVIVAL of the whole human race is at stake, Pope John Paul warns the world in his Peace Day message for the New Year. Modern warfare makes the need......

Sufferings Of Poland Give Motive To Prayers

by Staff Reports As the full scale of suffering in Poland because clear over the Christmas period, Catholics in England found themselves unable to help except by prayer. By......

Maltese Historian Dies, 101

SIR HANNIBAL Publius Scicluna, (above), the Maltese historian and lawyer, and oldest surviving knight of the Order of St John of Jerusalem, died on December 21, aged 101. One of......

Pilgrimage Of Peace For Youth

SIXTEEN thousand young people from Britain and many other European countries descended on London on December 28 for a pilgrimage of Peace and Reconciliation organised by the......

Vatican Envoys' Emphasis On Horrors Of Nuclear War

A HORRIFYING account of the effects of a nuclear war was presented by Vatican envoys to Mrs Margaret Thatcher, the Prime Minister, at 10 Downing Street. According to the......

Death Of Patrick O'donovan

PATRICK O'Donovan, well well known to Catholic Herald and Standard readers for his Charterhouse Chronicle died peacefully on December 23. His career took him to many parts of......