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End The Domination Of The Many By The Few, Says Pope

Tired pontiff pleas for end to xenophobia By Luke Coppen POPE JOHN Paul H made a urgent appeal for global solidarity in his Easter message on Sunday. He denounced the "blind......

Middle East Plea For Justice In Iran

THE MURDERERS of three Christian clerics in Iran should be tried in an international court, Church leaders have urged. More than 200 Christian leaders from Britain, the United......

Americas

Church and state in tussle THE ARCHBISHOP of Caracas has hit back at the president of Venezuela's claim that the Church is meddling in politics. Archbishop lgancio Velasco of......

Europe

No to revenge, says priest A Camoirc priest in Kosovo has appealed for peace and tolerance in the Balkans during his Easter Sunday homily, writes Aid to the Church in Need.......

Asia

Nuns knocked down by bike THREE nuns were deliberately run down by a motor scooter in the northern Indian state of Haryana on their way to a midnight Easter Mass, according to a......

Good Pope John Had `fondness' For Benito Mussolini

From Bruce Johnston in Rome POPE JOHN XXIII believed that Mussolini had been "wise" and "good for Italy", and considered the Jews "degenerate" even if worthy of being saved,......

Pope Plans Debt Summit

THE POPE is planning to host a summit of G8 leaders in September, with a view to engineering a major reduction of the Third World's debt, writes Bruce Johnston in Rome. A......

Celebrating Our Salvation Dear Brothers And Sisters,...

the Church celebrates the central events of the history of salvation: the passion, death and resurrection of Jesus. In this Jubilee Year, the Church invites us to intensify our......