Page 1, 22nd September 1967

22nd September 1967
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Apathy Fears In Poll On Friday Abstinence

BY A STAFF REPORTER O NLY a small percentage of the four million Mass-going Catholics in England and Wales have so far replied to the Bishops' "Friday Abstinence" poll, but......

Open-air Bible Readings

By a Staff Reporter HUNDREDS of people— some famous, some unknown—will 'read the Bible in the streets of London next week. Landmarks such as Trafalgar Square, the steps of St.......

Tougher Laws Sought

The methods of canvassing opinion have varied from diocese to diocese. Some priests have merely asked their congregations to write their views in letter form. The majority of......

Scotland In Step

Scotland, which is not taking any poll, is very interested in Catholic opinion south of the Tweed. Archbishop Gray of Edinburgh said on Tuesday: "We hope to keep in step with......

Vatican Pomp To Be Pruned

BY A SPECIAL CORRESPONDENT POPE PAUL has ap pointed a commission of cardinals to devise rules for the Vatican's new Prefecture of the Apostolic Palace and for simplifying the......

White 'back-lash' Hits At Civ 1.1 1ii

RIGHTS PRIEST Milwaukee, in its fourth week of daily marches for open housing for Negroes, has become a national focal point for civil rights but is still no nearer achieving......

"save The Choirs" Appeal Fund

A N appeal is to he launched to save the Choirs of Westminster Cathedral, Westminster Abbey and St. Paul's Cathedral. According to the organisers of the appeal--to be called the......

Mini Skirts Banned In St. Peter's

By a Special Correspondent CIIRLS wearing mini-skirts ‘--• were banned this week from entering St. Peter's Basilica and the Vatican Museums. There was no official announcement,......

Italian Cardinal At Oxford Conference

BY A SPECIAL CORRESPONDENT CARDINAL PELLE GRINO of Turin became the first Catholic prelate since the Reformation to attend a service at Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford, on......