Page 2, 29th January 1982

29th January 1982
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New Gaol Term For Czech Priest

FRANTISEK Lizna SJ, aged 40, 'one of the best known priests in .Czechoslovakia, was sentenced on January 21, in a heavily guarded courtroom in Prague, to a further seven months'......

A Vocation To Conflict With The Authorities

ALEXANDER TOMSKY gives a personal assessment of the importance of Fr Frantisek Lizna, S.J., now imprisoned in Czechoslovakia. LAST WEEK a Prague District Court sentenced Fr......

Desmond O'grady On The Pope's Visit To Nigeria

Nigeria — a vital nation in search of solidarity "SOLIDARITY, that's the message John Paul can brin g us in Nigeria "said a Nigerian priest doing post-graduate studies in Rome.......

Moves To Heal Dutch Church Rift

THE SERIOUS divisions in the Church in Holland may begin to heal with the appointment by Pope John Paul of four new auxiliary bishops, bringing the total in the Dutch bishops......

Polish Bishops Push To Free Prisoners

by Jonathan Petre POLISH Church leaders put increased pressure this week on General Wojciech Jaruzelski, head of the military government, to lift martial law restrictions and......

Karl Rahner Hits Out At Jesuit Head

KARL RAHNER is one of 18 German Jesuits who have written to Pope John Paul criticising his appointment of a delegate for the Jesuits. "We are profoundly struck by the fact that......