Page 2, 20th September 1996

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Church's Offer On Schools Divides New York

THE CATHOLIC HOLIG Church in the United States has offered to educate the most difficult and unruly children in New York's educational system. The city's Cardinal, John......

Tutsi Archbishop Of Peace Is Murdered

BY C I f ILIA BROMLEY-MARTIN A TUTS! Archbishop who received numerous death threats because of his outspoken calls for reconciliation between Hutus and Tutsis was murdered last......

Pope Braves French Protests

BY CECILIA BROMLEYMARTIN THE Porn set off yesterday' for France to face the most violently protested trip of his Pontificate to date. The controversial visit has left not only......

Castro To Visit Pope

CUBAN LEADER Fidel Castro is expected in the Vatican in November for a special audience with Pope John Paul IL Semi-official sources have now confirmed reports earlier this......

Offensive Advert

CATHOLICS IN Ireland have been outraged by an advert using the image of a sacrament. The poster depicts a confessional box bursting into flames as the devil tries to purify......

Australia

THE ABORTION debate in Australia has been reignited by a decision to allow Australia's Bishops and the Catholic healthy lobby to intervene in a current High Court case. The......

Bishop Shot

ACCORDING TO a local newspaper, armed robbers last week shot the Catholic Bishop of Nigeria's Ondo diocese in both legs as he was travelling to a Church conference. The National......

Partial Birth

THE EIGHT active US Cardinals and the head of the Washington Conference of Catholic Bishops have written to every member of Congress pressing for an override of the veto of the......

Opus Dei

TIERTY-FOUR members of the Opus Dei Prelature, aged 2856, were ordained as priests by Bishop Javier Echevarria, Prelate of Opus Dei, on 15 September in the Basilica of Sant'......

Cafod Books

CAFOD Is thanking Catholics who inundated them with 4,000 books in a week after appealing for help for a seminary in war-torn East Timor. The appeal will stay open as long as......

Sex Education For Rome Religious

ROME, POPE John Paul II's own diocese, is holding a special two-month course for male and female religious on sex and related themes. The unprecedented initiative is being......