Page 7, 24th January 1997

24th January 1997
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For 40 Years A Catholic Charity Has Fought For People In...

W HILE MOST people think of homelessness in terms of sleeping rough or begging, the reality of housing need is actually much wider. Visible homelessness is just the tip of the......

Fighting On The Home Front

"Last month I visited Mrs S and her two young sons in two bedsits above a flat. She was sleeping in the room used as the kitchen and they were in the living room. Their rooms......

Scripture Notebook

BY DAVID MARION Third Sunday of the Year: Jonah 3:1-5 1 Corinthians 7:29-31. Mark 1:14-20 THE BOOK OF JONAH is one of the shortest in the Old Testament. It is also one of the......

If You Lose Your Home, Where Do You Turn?

The Passage, day centre and night shelter caters each day to hundreds of "downand-outs", providing food, clothes and showers, plus it offers medical care and counselling.......

St Francis: Teaching By Example

/ WAS DELIGHTED to be asked to give a retreat in Franciscan Italy later this year. It has already encouraged me to re-read the life of St Francis and study the order he founded......