Page 2, 28th August 1981

28th August 1981
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Solidarity 'black Lists' State Distortion

GOVERNMENT control of the media in Poland became the centre of controversy last week when the independent Trade Union Solidarity, a Catholic newspaper, and an independent......

News In Brief

THE JESUITS in the United States have submitted proposals to their superiors in Rome which would allow them to serve Eastern-Rite Catholics and Eastern Orthodox Christians......

Anti-neutron Campaign Gathers Strength

Bishop urges neutron workers to quit jobs A CATHOLIC bishop in Texas this week called upon the employees of a nuclear arms assembly plant to give up their jobs rather than work......

Pope Pleas For Peace Between Us And Libya

In his longest and most taxing public appearance since the assassination attempt. Pope John Paul II made a heartfelt plea for peace. Obviously referring to the recent dogfight......

B Olivia

releases prisoners THE RELEASE of 28 political prisoners, including a priest, marked the beginning of pacification efforts promised by the ruling military junta. Fr Leonidas......

Grants Made To Palestine Churches

PALESTINIAN Catholics are struggling to maintain their churches, according to the charity Aid to the Church in Need. Every year tens of thousands of tourists and pilgrims travel......

Archbishop Meets Us Statesman

AFTER a long talk this month with Mr Thomas Enders, US deputy secretary of state for Latin American affairs, Archbishop Miguel Obando of Managua said he was pleased with the......

Mixed Reaction To Church Call For Argentine Democracy

TIlL RECLN I call by Argentina's bishops asking political parties and the military to work toward restoring democracy has received a mixed reaction. A member of the ruling......

Salvador Bishop Condemns 'sadism' Of Death Squads

by Christopher Rails THE DECAPITATED bodies of 2: youths were found this week near Sonsomite. 45 miles west of San Salvador, according to reports by El Salvador's armed forces.......

Pilgrimage In Poland Still Retains Elements Of...

most Catholics connect only with the pilgrim routes of the middle ages. The pilgrims (above) who gathered at Jasna Gore recently for the feast of the Assumption did not have the......