Page 1, 1st May 1992

1st May 1992
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No Free Lunch To Save The Planet, Bishops Warn

Hierarchy calls for Western sacrifices to alleviate global environmental crisis by Timothy Elphick THE bishops of England and Wales this week called on the country to make......

Saintly Scribblers: Desmond Alhrow On Catholics In Fleet...

4 SMART GIRLS CARRY COSMO: Anthea Dove on the spiritual riches of wholeness, openness and wisdom, page 5 FACES OF BELONGING: Paul Knights' vivid images of a Thai orphanage, page......

Statue To Stem Lava

by our Rome correspondent AS MOUNT Etna in Sicily continues to spew magma this week threatening the hillside town of Zafferana, the Church has not yet backed the latest proposal......

Slow Steps Towards Joint Worship

by Cristina Odone INTER-FAITH worship received only faint support from a Church of England report issued this week. The report, Multi-faith Worship? recommends that Anglicans......

Prisons Slow To Improve

CATHOLIC prison chaplains contributed to a study published this week which criticises British prisons for being slow to implement the changes recommended in last year's Woolf......

Cardinal Urges Churches' Perestroika

CARDINAL Basil Hume this week urged Catholics in Russia to "develop further their good relationship" with the Russian Orthodox Church. Speaking on his return from an......

Roman Row Over Jewish Suppression

by Viviane Hewitt in Rome THE OLD Catholic-Jewish "deicide" wound was reopened in Rome this week in a new row between the Catholic hierarchy and the city's Chief Rabbi Elio......

Musical Giant Messiaen Dies

FRENCH Catholic composer Olivier Messiaen, one of the major musical figures of the twentieth century, has died in Paris at the age of 83. He will he remembered for a vast array......

Papal Plea To Workers

THE POPE today marks the first May Day since the collapse of the Soviet Union with a plea to workers across the world. His message is that Catholicism is a viable alternative......

The War In Bosnia Herzegovina Worsens

140,000 Refugees Have Fled Their Homes Urgent Need for Food Supplies Fr. Leonard Orec, the former pastor of the Church of St. James in Medjugorje, has made an urgent appeal for......