Page 2, 20th December 1968

20th December 1968
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Bishops Urged To Rename New Pentecost

BY A STAFF REPORTER T HE "New Pentecost" scheme, launched in May to raise £200,000 to finance the work of the Catholic Church in England, is to continue on a diocese by diosese......

'remember Poor At Christmas,' Says Pope Paul

FROM A SPECIAL CORRESPONDENT W HILE Pope Paul called on Catholics to "remember the poor" last Sunday, a hundred students demonstrated in St. Peter's Square in support of Fr.......

, ' Ortured.' Basques Jailed I R 48 Years Each

WO young Basques and a Spanish taxi driver were sentenced to 48 years ' imprisonment each by a military court in San Sebastian last week on charges of arson and terrorism and of......

Talks With Alliance Planned

A FTER an initial exploraA - 2 tory meeting between the World Alliance of Reformed Churches and Vatican representatives in Geneva it was decided that a dialogue should begin in......

Anglican Centre In Rome Opened

T H1E new Anglican Centre in Rome, which is now open to the public, could scarcely be more central, being housed on the fourth floor of the Palazzo Doris in the Corso. Joined to......

Live Crib Linked To Human Rights

T HE sixth annual performance of the Live Crib by staff and students of Notre Dame College of Education, Mount Pleasant, Liverpool, was given on Tuesday evening, on the steps of......

Foreign News Round-up

NEW YORK — Archbishop Cooke of New York is on his way to make Christmas visits to U.S. Servicemen overseas, a tradition established by his predecessor, the late Cardinal......

'rights Of Man' Theme For 1969 Day Of Peace

BY A SPECIAL CORRESPONDENT A T the request of Pope Paul the Vatican's Commission for Justice and Peace will open the second annual "Day of Peace" on January I, 1969. The theme......

Archbishop Favours End Of Celibacy

A N influential group of priests and lay Catholics in South Africa have called for the abolition of celibacy in the priesthood. The call was made at a Durban conference on "The......