Page 2, 26th January 1979

26th January 1979
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Westminster Sort Out Financial Chaos But Vast Debt Remains

by Alex Cosgrave Parishes in the Westminster archdiocese will not be asked to give more to central funds this year despite the fact that the diocese is still struggling with a......

Schools Bill

is chang ed A controversia clause which would have stopped some Catholic children from attending Catholic schools outside their own local authority areas is to be dropped from......

China's Christians Are Given New Ho De

More than 800 Catholic, Protestants, Buddhist and Moslem believers from the Shanghai area of China have met with city officials to denounce the "ruthless persecution of......

The Christian Barriers

The most serious barriers between Christians are those dividing different countries and different cultures and not those between denominations, the central committee of the......

Army Blocks Rhodesia Food Aid

The International Red Cross is experiencing great difficulties in getting food supplies to those parts of Rhodesia now under martial law. The authorities are preventing the......

Dpp To Probe

into baby death "fhe Director of Public Prosecutions has told Life, the anti-abortion group that he will be investigating the case of the spina bifida baby who was left to die......

Crossroads Demolition Near

The demolition of the Crossroads squatters settlement is to begin shortly according to reports in two South African newspapers. A letter from the South African Department of......

Parishioners Bid To Help Banned Priest

Catholics in three parishes in south west Czechoslovakia have appealed to President Gustav Husak to intervene on behalf of a priest who has been banned from exercising his......

Forced Labour For 'released' Prisoners More Than 6.000...

by the Indonesian Government as "released political prisoners" are being held as forced labour on Stateowned and military-run plantations in North Sumatra and Aceh, according to......

West And East Meet At Westminster

Cardinal Hume spoke of the debt owed by Western Christianity to the Orthodox tradition of the East when he welcomed Orthodox bishops to a special unity service held in......