Page 2, 24th June 1983

24th June 1983
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How The Visit Looks To An Ordinary Polish Layperson

THE POLISH people are ready to rise up against the government unless significant political changes are made following the Pope's visit, according to a Pole living in England who......

Duvalier's Regime Condemned By Pope

POPE John Paul praised the bishops of Haiti for their human rights Initiatives and said he hoped the efforts would lead to greater respect for human dignity in the Caribbean......

Us Nicaragua Policy Criticised

by Christopher Rails THE MARYKNOLL missionary society has asked the United States government "to refrain from covert activities and military conflict in Nicaragua" after news......

Overseas News In Brief

Cardinal dies CARDINAL Mario Casariego y Acevedo, 74, the leader of the Church in Guatemala, died last week in Guatemala City of a heart attack. He was the first cardinal of the......

Zambia Refugee Spotlight

IN AN attempt to highlight the growing problem of refugees in Zambia, the bishops declared last Sunday as the first "Refugee Sunday" in the country's history. Churchgoing......

Mexico "to Expel Refugees"

MEXICO Itas decided to expel up to 200,000 Central American refugees from the Chiapas State according to reliable sources there. The news was made known by Bishop Samuel Ruiz of......

Barbie Jesuit Quits

THE JESUIT lawyer-priest who threw the French Catholic Church into a dilemma by participating in the defence of Klaus Barbi, the notorious "Butcher of Lyons", has now bowed to......