Page 2, 20th June 1980

20th June 1980
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MOTHER MARY of the Incar. nation Guyart, a 17th century Ursuline nun is to be beatified by the Pope on Sunday. A French widow, she joined the Ursuline Order and sailed for......

Indonesian Bishops' Married Priests Plea

A GROUP or missionary bishops from Indonesia have asked the Vatican to consider their ordaining married men because the people are suffering from a lack of pastoral care.......

Chinese Bishop Freed After 22 Years

BISHOP Deng Yiming of Canton, who remained loyal to the Vatican when a government-backed Chinese church was established, was freed last week after 22 years in prison. His......

Vatican Treads Delicate Path To Decide Pope's Brazilian...

By John Carey......

The First Official Details Of The Pope's Visit To Brazil

were announced in Rome this week. They showed the Vatican's concern to tread a delicate path between the conflicting demands of the country's conservative and liberal bishops.......

Fruitful Start To Patmos Discussions

THE FIRST Greek ambassador to the Holy See met Pope John Paul last Thursday. The Pope told Mr Stephanos Stathatos that the decisive progress in relations between the Holy See......

Internal Chaos Adds To Cambodian Agony

CAMBODIA is suffering from the effects of apathy in the West and internal chaos according to reports reaching Action Group on Cambodia. By now the rice crop should have been......

Guatemalan Bishops Urge Government Stop Killings

(ill ATI.MALAN bishops have accused the government of allowing political violence to go unchecked and say that assassins are being allowed to kill with impunity. They claim that......

Boston Priest Suspended For 'divisive Ministry'

AN AMERICAN priest in the Boston archdiocese who has opened three unauthorised chapels for the celebration of the Tridentine Mass, has • been suspended. Fr Joirh Keane wits told......

Eastern Accolade For Comrade Luther

THE "bourgeois revolution" which overthrew Catholic domination of Europe — a revolution better known as the Reformation — was praised this week by Mr Erich Honecker, the......