Page 1, 21st March 1969

21st March 1969
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Pope's Warning

on temptation of Christians FROM A ROME CORRESPONDENT C HRISTIANS must transform the world, the Pope said this week. They should not adapt themselves to existing social and......

Vatican Joins Fight Against Illiteracy

T HE Vatican has set up a committee for human development to cooperate with and enlarge on the U.N. Educational, Social and Cultural Organisation's in ternational literacy......

Dutch Chaplains Drop Communion Experiment

FROM A SPECIAL CORRESPONDENT "THE STUDENTS' parish of Utrecht has dropped its experiment of inter-celebration "for the time being" because of opposition by the Dutch bishops,......

Commons Bars St Gregory Swords

T WO M.P.s in their uniforms as Knights of St. Gregory the Great were refused admission to the chamber of the House of Commons on Wednesday last week because their ceremonial......

No Visit To Nigeria Or Biafra

From ALAN Met:LWAIN in Rome POPE PAUL will visit Africa in late July, but will not go to Nigeria or Biafra. It is pointed out, first, that local authorities would not be......

Liverpool Needs More Parishes

A DECLINE in the number of priests serving Liverpool Archdiocese is forecast by Archbishop Beck in his annual pastoral letter and report on the Priests' Training Fund. In the......

Rome Set-up `partly To Blame For Crisis'

BY A SPECIAL CORRESPONDENT T HE present crisis in the Church was due in part to Rome, with its medieval hierarchical structure, treating laymen as infants, Archbishop Roberts,......

New Protests In Memory Of Luther King

F ROM the first anniversary of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, on April 4. a "new movement to save America" will be launched. This was announced last week by Dr.......

`right To Penalise Strikers'

rrHE clause in the Ford -1Motor Company package deal penalising workers who took unofficial strike action or banned overtime was justified, says Mgr. Daniel Shanahan, parish......