Page 3, 23rd May 1986

23rd May 1986
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Belfast Gypsy Meets Pope

POPE John Paul gave his backing on Friday t o international representatives of gypsies in their struggle to maintain their culture. He met seven members of the World Council of......

Are Annulments A Form Of Divorce?

SOMEONE said recently — and put the matter very clearly that nullity in Church law is as different from divorce as nonmarriage is from marriage. It is sometimes claimed today......

Home News In Brief •

Epistolary BOB GELDOF and top sports stars launched a nationwide letter-writing campaign on Wednesday to demand greater government notion to help African in its fight against......

Gillick Finds An Ally In Tebbit

by Peter Stanford VICTORIA Gillick has found an ally in the Conservative party chairman, Norman Tebbit, in her campaign against the "bad advice" given to "impressionable young......

Laity On Liverpool Agenda

LIVERPOOL Archdiocesan Pastoral Council, meeting for the second time on the weekend, discussed a wideranging and ambitious set of objectives for the coming year. These included......

St Teresa's Hospital Up For Sale Two Private And...

hospitals run by Catholic nuns face major changes in the near future. St Teresa's maternity hospital, in Wimbledon, is owned by the Sisters of St Anne, a nursing order which has......

Fr Burke Of Beckenham

FR Donald Burke, parish priest of Beckenham Hill in the diocese of Southwark, died in his presbytery on May 2, aged 68. He was born in Galway on June 30, 1917, and ordained for......

Colle E Future In Balance

THE outgoing Education Secretary, Sir Keith Joseph, has allowed De La Salle College until June 4 to save itself. In a letter to Bishop Patrick Kelly of Salford, the Chairman of......

Tv Series To Highlight Rift With Establishment

THE French Catholic Church's campaigns against racism and poverty, an Italian bishop's alliance with the Communists to challenge the criminal Camorra, and Spain's attitudes to......

Fifty Per Cent Drop In Number Of Priests Ordained In...

A FIFTY per cent fall in the number of priests ordained in Scotland and the transfer of one of the country's two senior seminaries were revealed on Sunday by Archbishop Keith......