Page 2, 21st January 1983

21st January 1983
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Catholic Leaders Meet Machel

Mozambique aims at dialogue with the Church from William Spring in Harare FOLLOWING A top level meeting between Catholic Church leaders and the President of Mozambique, Samora......

Workers Ban Lifted

POPE JOHN PAUL held a meeting of reconciliation with members of an Italian labour group which once had its official Catholic label revoked by the Italian bishops and which was......

News In Brief

Believer freed Russian Orthodox believer, Tatyana Shchipkova, aged 52, has been released from a labour camp on completing a three-year sentence, Keston College, the......

St Francis Centenary Closes

POPE JOHN PAUL recently visited the central Italian towns of Rieti and Greccio for what he called a "Christmas pilgrimage" closing yearlong celebrations of the eighth centenary......

Theologians Committed To Liberation

Letter to basic communities on Third World challenge 1'rom Peadar Kirby in Geneva MORE THAN eighty theologians from the First and Third World closed their week-long dialogue......

Poland Still Lacks Human Rights Says Pope

THE HUMAN rights situation in Poland is unsatisfactory despite the formal suspension of martial law at the end of 1982, Pope John Paul 11 said recently. Speaking to 8,000......

Pope Wants To Go To Independent Lebanon

POPE JOHN Paul has reaffirmed his desire to visit Lebanon to encourage its citizens to work for national peace and independence. The Pope's reaffirmation came during a recent......

Nicaragua Bids For Visit

WHO SHOULD make the arrangements for a visit by Pope John Paul has become a controversial Church-State issue in Nicaragua even though there is no confirmation that the Pope will......

Chile Bishops Ask Government For Return To Civilian Rule

CHILE'S BISHOPS have asked the military government which came to power in 1973 to return the country to civil rule and to respect human rights. "Unfortunately, the disappearance......