Page 2, 1st September 1995

1st September 1995
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Burundi Conflict Claims Priest's Life

BY CECILIA BROMLEY MARTIN IN ANOTHER outbreak of ethnic violence in Burundi, gunmen shot and killed a Catholic priest outside a church in the country's capital, Bujumbura, last......

Pope Picks Beijing Delegate

T HE POPE HAS chosen a professional mother of three to head the Vatican delegation to the UN's Women's Conference in Beijing this month. The choice made last week of Harvard......

Polish Catholics Outraged

POIISH CATHOLICS have been outraged by a report, written by representatives of their government for the Women's World Conference in Beijing. Cardinal Jozef Glemp of Warsaw......

Cardinal Denies Ethnic Cleansing

THE CARDLNAL Archbishop of Zagreb last week denied that there has been ethnic cleansing of Serbs in Croatia. In a letter to the Orthodox Patriarch Aleksij of Moscow, commenting......

Eu Boycotts Jerusalem Meet

BY OUR FOREIGN STAN THF, CELEBRATIONS for the 3000th anniversary of the founding ofJerusalem as the capital of biblical Israel, which has received contributions from cities......

News In Brief

SVP Fire BISHOP WILLIAM H Bullock of Madison has urged parishes to hold special collections and to donate clothing and furniture after a fire at the local St Vincent de Paul......