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Sandinista Priest Told To Quit Government

by Jonathan Petre CONFLICT between the Church and the Nicaraguan Government reached a new intensity this week when the Jesuit leader ordered Fr Fernando Cardenal, recently......

Last Rites For The Mary Rose's Unknown Sailor

MICHAEL SPREADBOROUGH, the cathedral carpenter at PortsmOuth's Anglican cathedral, keeps watch over the coffin he made for the burial on Thursday of the bones of one of the......

Cardinal Hume Gives Warning On Test-tube Ethics

CARDINAL Basil Hume has spoken of the perils for society of turning its back on God in favour of "man-made legislation". The Cardinal was making preliminary comments following......

Nudity Ban

BISHOP Ernesto Goncalves Costa of Faro has launched an all-out attack at plans to legalise nudity on the sandy beaches of the Algarve which form part of his Portuguese diocese ;......

Women Ordinants `barrier To Unity'

IF THE Church of England brings in legislation to allow women ordained in Anglican churches abroad to officiate in this country, unity talks will suffer a severe setback,......

Mexican Bishop Highlights Dilemma Of Guatemala Refugees

by Peter Stanford......

A Catholic Bishop Working With Guatemalan Refugees In...

has accused the Mexican government of murder, torture and repeated abuse of human rights in the border province of Chiapas. Bishop Samuel Ruiz Garcia of San Cristobal de las......

Pope Glides Like A `swallow' On Ski Slopes

From Desmond O'Grady in Rome A POPE in blue elasticised skipants, windjacket of the same colour, grey-green jumper and skiglasses for protection against the dangerous......

Donation By Glc To Cathedral

GREATER London Council plans to donate up to £50,000 to the Westminster Cathedral Appeal. Illtyd Harrington, the newlyelected Chairman of the GLC announced the grant at an......