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John Paul's Message Of Hope For The Poor On World Peace...

Pope calls for a new beginning "PEACE is universally , -ecognise.d as one of the highest , es to he sought and defended. yet, as the spectre of a deadly —al opposing ideological......

Church Leaders Plan To Tour Africa To 'listen And Learn'

A GROUP of seven Church leaders from Britain is to visit Africa from 9-21 January as part of an ecumenical programme of solidarity with African Churches. The visit represents a......

Pontiff To Visit Sudan

POPE John Paul 11 is planning to respond to a dramatic October appeal to the Vatican for help from Sudan's persecuted Christian community by making a pastoral visit to the......

People's Opium

THERE were many interesting outcomes of the fall of the Soviet Union, and in November the Catholic Herald was able to report that Edward Shevardnadze, former Soviet Foreign......

Rome Summit On Birth Control

by Viviane Hewitt in Rome AT THE dawn of 1993, the 25th anniversary of Pope Paul VI's encyclical Humanae Vitae, 45 experts from all over the world have drafted an international......

Fears For Holy Land

by Timothy Elphick FROM the balcony of St Peter's in Rome on Christmas Day, the Pope denounced the "climate of hate and conflict" engulfing the land of Christ's birth. Pope John......

Di In Conversion Mystery

RUMOURS circulating in the tabloid press this week that the Princess of Wales is to convert to Catholicism following her split with Prince Charles have been denied by Catholic......

New Year's Resolutions Lord Longford, Jack Dominion,...

Christopher Budd and Bronwen Astor are among leading Catholics whoshare with us wha;they want to achieve in 1993, page 2 ERA OF ECUMENISM Sr Lavinia Byrne, 1 Fr Midael Barnes SJ......