Page 1, 25th January 1980

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The Herald Says

MAN'S ability to adapt to cruel standards of complacency in the face of the callous mistreatment of his fellow human beings is one of his less edifying but much exercised......

Bishops' Joint Blast As Battle For Life Rages

by Christopher Howse ALL SEVEN archbishops of England. Scotland and Wales yesterday issued an unprecedented joint statement explaining Catholic condemnation of abortion, as......

0 Fiaich Rebuff For Irish Bishop

by David Browne CARDINAL 0 Fiaich, Primate of All Ireland, has come as close as possible to criticizing one of his fellow bishops in a public statement on mixed marriages and......

Pope 'intervenes' Over Afghanistan

POPE John Paul has made a series of secret initiatives to help find a solution to the world crisis created by the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan, according to an Italian......

Unite To Save The World Say Leaders

THE pressing need for Christian unity to enable the churches to minister faithfully to a tragically divided world was the message that dominated this year's week of prayer for......

Red Irish Oil On Troubled Olympics

from Nick Lowry in Dublin I RI LAND, traditionally one of the staunchest anti-communist countries in the world. is holding back from an Olympics boycott because it cannot afford......

Hushed Dutch Synod Still Stays Sweet

from Desmond trt:rady in Rome 11112. DUTCH bishops at the special Synod in Rome are seeing eye to eye with the Pope. They are united in insistence on priestly celibacy according......