Page 2, 29th June 2007

29th June 2007
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Call For More Catholic Schools To Cater For Migrants From...

BY JAMES POTTS HOME SECRETARY John Reid has said that more Catholic schools are needed to help educate increasing numbers of Polish children settling in Britain. Over 650,000......

Day For Life To Focus On The Humanity Of Unborn Child

THIS )(EAR'S Day for Life in England and Wales will take place on Sunday and will focus on the theme "Blessed is the fruit of your womb". Looking ahead to the 40th anniversary......

Mass In The Mud At Glastonbury

ABOUT 70 volunteers from different denominations. including Catholics, have manned a 24-hour Sanctuary Marquee to give participants of the Glastonbury Festival a place for......

Sciaf Hails Climate Change Bill

THE OVERSEAS development fund of the Scottish bishops has urged the Scottish Executive not to neglect the millions of the world's poorest people who are already suffering as a......

Choirmaster Cleared Of Abuse Slur

THE FORMER choirmaster at a leading Catholic boys' school who was found guilty of 14 child pornography-related offences has had his convictions quashed. Keith Knowles was......

Archbishop Expresses Solidarity With Gaza Faithful

BY JAMES POTTS ARCHBISHOP Patrick Kelly of Liverpool has sent an open letter of support to Fr Manuel Musallam, the only Catholic priest in Gaza. He assured him that "Gaza has......

By Nigel Burnham

A MANCHESTER Catholic chained herself to railings outside a redundant church last week in a bid to preserve a I17-year-old religious tradifion. Stella Newton, 58, made the......

By James Potts

A CHRISTIAN teenager is going to court to challenge her school's ban on chastity rings. Lydia Playfoot, 16, will have to wait between four and six weeks to hear the outcome of a......