Page 6, 24th April 2009

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Vatican Orders Inquiry Into Umbrella Group For Religious

BY NANCY FRAZIER O'BRIEN THE VATICAN has ordered a "doctrinal assessment" of the Leadership Conference of Women Religious (LCWR), an umbrella group that represents most of the......

Holy See Decries Belgium Resolution

BY CINDY WOODEN THE VATICAN has strongly objected to a Belgian parliamentary resolution that criticised Pope Benedict XVI for his remarks about condoms and Aids prevention. The......

Cardinal Zen's Successor Stresses Religious Freedom

BY STAFF REPORTER THE NEW HEAD of the Hong Kong diocese has said defending religious freedom in mainland China is more important than improving relations between the Chinese......

Church Basement Offers Refuge From Deadly Tornado

BY TARA LITTLE PARISHIONERS in the state of Arkansas saved themselves from a tornado that killed three people by hiding in their church basement during Mass. The congregation at......

Bomb Hits Cardinal's Residence Ill Bolivia

A BOMB attack on the residence of Bolivia's cardinal has generatmd widespread condemnation and a declaration by Catholic bishops that the bombing was caused by the nation's......