Page 2, 26th April 1985

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Kung Controversial In Irish Tour

by Jack O'Sullivan RADICAL Swiss theologian, Dr Hans Kung, last week called on the Church to accept civil divorce, the ordination of women and married men and to leave issues of......

Ten Priests Arrested

TEN priests were among the 96 demonstrators arrested in Brisbane last week after a protest against the state of Queensland's new anti-union laws. 1 he ten Catholic, Anglican and......

Carmelites Chapter

by Desmond O'Grady in Rome THE Discalced Carmelites, who recently clashed publicly with John Paul II. are holding their Genera] Chapter at Cirottaferrata outside Rome until May......

Spanish Mps Approve Abortion Law Change

THE LEADERS of all parties in Spain's lower house of the Cortes have given their approval to a series of amendments to the current law on abortion, which was judged......

Fr Jerzy Killers Appeals Rejected

POLAND'S SUPREME Court this week rejected appeals by four security police officers convicted of the murder of Fr Jerzy Popieluszko, the Solidarity priest, and upheld heavy......

Plea To Free Fr De La Torre

THE Human Rights Forum of the British Council of Churches has this week launched a publicity and letter-writing campaign aimed at securing the release of Fr Edicio de lel orre,......

Congress Turns Down Aid For Contras

by Peter Stanford PRESIDENT Reagan this week suffered a humiliating defeat when Congress turned down his plea for $14 million to aid the "contras" who are fighting to overthrow......