Page 2, 22nd November 1985

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Three-point Discussion Theme For Synod

by Gary MacEoin our correspondent in America COLLEGIALITY, ecumenism and the option for the poor are the three themes singled out to head the US agenda for the Synod of Bishops,......

Ratzinger's Blows Parried By Koenig

CARDINAr Franz Koenig has given a book-length interview which is largely a response to that of Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger. Ratzinger's interview has been interpreted as......

Yurchenko Vatican Link Denied

A VATICAN spokesman has denied reports that VitaIy Yurchenko, the high-ranking KGB officer who said he was kidnapped by the CIA, originally defected at the Vatican. "He was......

Honduran Poll Confirms Us Role

by Peter Stanford SUNDAY'S elections in Honduras will mark a further stage in this backward Central American state's progress from the original banana republic to its new role......

Macao Catholics To Keep Rome Ties

THE Bishop of Macao said a Chinese official has assured him that religious freedom, including Catholic union with the Pope, will be guaranteed when China resumes control of the......

Us 'agent Of Death' In El Salvador

by Julie Asher in Washington 'US policy in El Salvador continues the violence and bloodshed in that country, "all for the sake of our national security,' Bishop Walter Sullivan......

Beda Near-the-basilica

by our Rome correspondent THE Beda College in Rome this month celebrates the 25th anniversary of the opening of its new building near the Basilica of St......

Lunch With Ron

FOUR CATHOLIC Cardinals, a bishop and about 12 other Christian and Jewish religious leaders lunched with President Reagan last week, in advance of his summit meeting in Geneva......