Page 2, 23rd October 1970

23rd October 1970
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S.vietnam Leader Follows Nixon In Vatican Talks

FROM A ROME CORRESPONDENT A SURPRISE visit to the Vatican by Vice-President Ky of South Vietnam last Thursday brought renewed speculation that a major peace initiative is being......

Laity Council Seeking Release Of Workers

BY A SPECIAL CORRESPONDENT E FFORTS are being made by the Vatican Council of the Laity to obtain the release of Brazilian leaders of the Young Christian Workers and the present......

Church A Scapegoat In Sudan Troubles

FROM A SPECIAL CORRESPONDENT 1 1 1.1E. Church's position in the Sudan has become . more uncertain with the addition of Communism into the list of difficulties which it has......

`violence Only Way In Africa'

H E Churches of Britain should be prepared to support Africans who use force to obtain justice, and Christians should be ready to back them with financial and other aid. This......

Austria Eases Rules On Mixed Marriages

BY A SPECIAL CORRESPONDENT - Ex COMMUNICATION for Catholics entering into a non-Catholic marriage ceremony, or failing to have children of a mixed marriage baptised as......

Quebec Murder `degrading' Says Vatican

T HE murder of Mr. Pierre Laporte. the Labour Minister of Quebec. was condemned by the Vatican on Monday as "a degrading episode which offends the human and Christian......

'advise On Drugs' Doctors Urged

D ocroRs attending an audience at the Vatican on Monday were urged to "speak out, speak out strongly. while there is still time. to avert the spread of social degeneration......

New Link Witi1 Czechs?

T HE representatives of the Holy See and Czechoslovakia began talks last week on the relationship between Church and State. ' Czechoslovakian representatives were the Councillor......

Reflection

WHAT is the central thing, the quintessential core, of Christian behaviour? Love, some might say. But the word love is too general; and even if we particularise it as charity.......

Seventy Times Seven

Gospels, on forgiving. We need to go carefully in applying this to non resistance, to ' n o n violence", to the non - use of force. But to the forgiving itself there are no......