Page 2, 23rd April 2010

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Homosexuality Not To Blame For Sex Abuse, Say Bishops

BY MARK GREAVES THE BISHOPS of England and Wales have contradicted claims by a senior Vatican cardinal that paedophilia is linked to homosexuality. Fr Marcus Stock, general......

News Bulletin

Cardinal Brady recovering from possible heart attack CARDINAL Seán Brady is recovering at home after suffering a suspected heart attack. The leader of the Church in Ireland was......

St John Vianney Relics Tour Ireland

THE RELICS OF St John Vianney, patron saint of parish priests, will tour Ireland for four days next week. His relics will be in four cities for veneration by the faithful, with......

Carj Criticises Gypsy Policies

THE CATHOLIC Association for Racial Justice (CARJ) has criticised Conservative plans to crack down on illegal Gypsy sites. CARJ said the plans did not seriously address the......

Police To Allow Shoe-throwing

THE METROPOLITAN Police will allow Muslim protesters to throw their shoes on the grounds that it is “a symbolic” political gesture rather than a criminal act of violence. The......

Pullman’s New Book ‘not Fit For Children’, Says Author

BY MARK GREAVES CHILDREN ’ S author G P Taylor has criticised Philip Pullman’s latest book, The Good Man Jesus and the Scoundrel Christ, describing it as “highly inflammatory”.......

Irish Church ‘must Give More Money To Victims’

BY MICHAEL KELLY IN DUBLIN IRISH RELIGIOUS congregations have offered an additional €348 million (£303 million) to compensate victims of abuse in Church-run industrial schools......

Posters To Target Men Thinking Of Priestly Vocation

BY DAVID V BARRETT THIS SUNDAY is the World Day of Prayer for vocations, when young people in the Church are encouraged to consider the priesthood or religious life. More than......