Page 2, 27th June 1969

27th June 1969
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British Catholics' Backing Sought For Ulster Rights

BY A SPECIAL CORRESPONDENT THE Northern Irish Civil Rights movement is stepping up its organisation in this country in a bid to bring pressure on the Ulster government to grant......

Boost For Mr. Lynch

BY A SPECIAL CORRESPONDENT T HE result of the Irish Republic's General Election has been to strengthen the position of Mr. Jack Lynch and Fianna Fail, though their share of the......

Churches' Protest Gives Africans New Hope

FROM A SPECIAL CORRESPONDENT A LTHOUGH last week's ALTHOUGH referendum in Rhodesia was an overwhelming victory for the Smith regime, the fact that the Catholic bishops had......

Pope Rejects Reform Of Envoys' Role

AL demands from liberals for a reform in the role of papal envoys throughout the world. In a lengthy decree published this week he reaffirmed their traditional role. This is to......

French Nun Canonised

A FRENCH nun was declared a _saint on Sunday by Pope Paul. She is Mother Julie Billiart, who founded the Order of the Sisters of Notre Dame of Namur in 1803, and died there......

Ucm Reception At Arundel Castle

THE national president of the Union of Catholic Mothers, Mrs. O'Driscoll, of the Birmingham Archdiocese, was the principal guest at a UCM rally on Wednesday at Arundel. It be g......

Nuns Taking More Interest In Youth

O NE of the most si g nificant developments in the work of the Catholic Youth Service Council last year was the increasin g number of nuns showin g interest in its work, says......

Catholic Teachers Suspended In 'big Classes' Dispute

BY A SPECIAL CORRESPONDENT THIRTY-SEVEN teachers in four Durham Catholic schools were suspended last week by the school governors for refusing to teach classes of more than 30......

Ex-priests As Probation Officers

M ORE than one in ten of priests seekin g a secular life who have been helped by "Compass," the small group of people who attempt to resettle them, are now probation officers.......

Biafra Runs

OUT OF FOOD RELIEF STOCKS FROM A SPECIAL CORRESPONDENT S TOCKS of relief food and medicines in Biafra have now run out, the International Red Cross announced in Geneva on......