Page 2, 21st July 1989

21st July 1989
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Hong Kong

cardinal slams British ban FOLLOWING last week's visit to Britain by a delegation of Hong Kong churchmen, Cardinal John Baptist Wu Cheng-chung has made a worldwide appeal for......

Letter From The Sudan

An African nation INTERNATIONAL aid agencies are anxiously monitoring the political developments in war-torn Sudan after a bloodless military coup a month ago toppled the......

Dying For A Change

People's Liberation Army (SPLA). But while the two sides hammer out their differences, the Sudan remains caught in a political limbo with the economy in ruins and the population......

Church Killings Worry Human Rights Group

- ARMED violence, human rights violations and fear have become a way of life in some areas of the Philippines according to a report recently issued by the Justice and Peace......

Prelate Speaks On Abuse

ARCHBISHOP James Hayes, president of the Canadian Conference of Bishops, has called for compassion in dealing with a serious sex scandal that has rocked Canada's Catholics. Last......

Vatican Highway Code Introduced

by Viviane Hewitt in Rome THIS week, no-nonsense Swiss Guards and the pontifical police will start enforcing strict new measures against traffic offenders on Holy See territory......

Kenya Killing

AN American nun, Sr Agnes Reinkemeyer, from St Louis, Missouri, has been killed in a bandit raid on an isolated mission near Malindi in eastern Kenya. Another nun was badly......

Vatican Restores Links With Poland

THE Vatican announced this week that it has established full diplomatic relations with Poland, and a papal nuncio will be sent to Warsaw as soon as possible. The move comes two......

Green Light For Church Schools In Hungary

CHURCH schriols in Hungary are to be allowed to re-open following the State's gradual removal of repressive antireligious laws. In Budapest a secondary school has already been......

Freedoms Pledge

FREEDOM of conscience and religious worship will be guaranteed in Namibia if the liberation movement SWAPO wins this November's independence election. SWAPO (the South West......

St Teresa Help Me!

"Have recourse to The Little Flower of Jesus", was the urgent advice given by Pope Pius XI to a Missionar5 in great distress. In a like dilemma with confidence we Lake to hear......

Missionary Society Of

ST COLUMBAN Dear Young Men, The Missionary urge lives on, challenged by world poverty and the realisation that many peoples have not yet heard the Gospel message. And we......