Page 2, 29th May 1981

29th May 1981
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Government Contrasts Pope With 'political' Priests

SA bishop hits out at smear campaign By John Carey SOUTH AFRICA'S most outspoken Church leader, Anglican bishop Desmond Tutu, has hit back at what he described as "a......

Irish Rugby Team Urged To Aid Man Who Is Facing Eviction

THE IRISH rugby team which is touring South Africa Was urged this week to intervene with the authorities on behalf of Mr Paddy Kavanagh, a 90 year old Dublin man who is......

Shroud 'not Painted'

A DELEGATION of U.S. scientists who studied the Shroud of Turin have said that the image of a man was not painted on the ancient linen cloth. The scientists, most of whom......

Church Fights Back In Yugoslav Feud

by Christopher Howse THE BISHOPS of Yugoslavia have made a bold public defence of Church activities in Croatia. the scene of increasing friction between Catholics and the state.......

Poles On The Boil Over Hero's Grave

MASSIVE protests will errupt among the large Polish community in Britain if Mr Whitelaw gives in to requests from the Polish government to have the body of war hero General......

Kenyan Violence Looms Warns Priest

From Joseph \ gala in Nairobi A PRIEST in the Kenyan diocese of Mombasa has warned the government of the imminent threat of violence from landless peasants if nothing is done to......

Joint Talks Urged On The Crisis In Lebanon

THE GENERAL Secretary of the World Council of Churches. Dr Philip Potter. has strongly supported a WCC Statement on Lebanon which expresses concern at the present wave or......

Ban On Seminar Defied

CHURCH leaders in Chicago. United States have forbidden the use of church facilities in their area for a seminar on "homosexuality and the hurting family". Cardinal John Cody......

The Italian Government Fell This Week After Scandalous...

a masonistic cabal said to hold files on 34,000 people, including cardinals taken from illicit secret service compilations. FHE t \ I I . ED States Senate last week approved......

Priests On Hunger-strike

A BOU 1 30 Catholic priests have begun a hunger strike in Kwangju. southern South Korea, to mark the first anniversary of an insurrection there in which the government crushed......

Karamoja Healthier

-THE EMERGENCY in the Karamoja region of' Uganda is not over. but the health and nutrition of the Karamojong people has improved dramatically since the famine there early last......

Missionary Venture

CANON Michael ( J•et. the Lherpool archdioseea episcopal vicar for missionara activity, has been released be Archbishop Worlock to work as a missionary priest for three months......

Honduras Bishops Drop Harassment Plea

THE HONDURAN Bishops' Conference has - reneged on a decision to raise complaints with their Government about harassment of clergy and nuns working among Salvadorean refugees.......