Page 2, 29th December 1978

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Religious Freedom In Vietnam, But Many Curbs On Human Rights

by John Carey RELIGION is still freely practised in Communist-ruled Vietnam and tremendous strides have been taken in the rebuilding of the country following the end of the war......

Bishop's Call For Sect Inquiry

The Bishop of Georgetown, Guyana has called for an inquiry into the mass suicide by more than 900 members of the People's Temple sect last month. In an open letter to Mr Arthur......

Cracks In The Convent

It would be extremely rude to say that the White Sisters are cracking up — but that is exactly what is happening to their London house. The White Sisters or the Missionary......

Religious Teaching Uganda History Studied Appeal By Alex...

INVESTIGATION of what has really happened in religious education in schools since 1870 has been launched by the principal lecturer in religious studies at Leeds Polytechnic. Mr......

Launched By C Of E

Dr Stuart Blanch, the Anglican Archbishop of York, has urged Anglicans to back a special appeal on behalf of students who have been forced to leave Uganda. The organisers are......

The Church In The World ...

Books written by Paulo Freire, a Brazilian philosopher, have been banned from use in Argentina. The Argentine Ministry of the Interior has declared that a number of Freire's......

Animal Concern

Cardinal Gray of St Andrews and Edinburgh has agreed to act as a patron to the newly formed Christian Consultative Council for the Welfare of Animals. Among the aims of the body......

Catholic Start To Childrens' Year

Several Catholic organisations are among the many now gearing themselves to make the best possible use of the International Year of the Child which begins officially on Monday.......

Cardinal Commemorated

The Greater London Council has agreed to put up a plaque on Newman House in Ham-St-Ham, near Richmond in Surrey to commemorate the life of Cardinal Newman. The house was......