Page 1, 29th October 1976

29th October 1976
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Bishops Almost Certain To Reject Unity Proposals

by Alex Cosgrave THE Tcn Propositions of the Churches Unity Commission are unlikely to be accepted by the Catholic Church. Bishop Butler, Auxiliary of Westminster, said that the......

Gregorian University Programme

Rome's Pontifical Gregorian University is planning in "the very near future" to open a continuing education programme for clergy and laity, according to the university's Rector,......

Church Help For Soweto Victims

About 4,700 people, victims of Soweto and other riots in South Africa, have been helped by a special relief fund set up by the South African Council of Churches. In the fund's......

East German Hierarchy

Bishops in East Germany are to he allowed to establish their own hierarchy, it was announced by the Vatican this week. It was stressed that this was for practical reasons to......

Sa Sanctions Call

A United States Catholic conference committee has called on the American Government to seek international economic sanctions against South Africa to induce that country to end......

Bibles For Angola

More than 60,000 Bibles and 20,000 New Testaments are being shipped to Angola from London and Stuttgart. The demand has been triggered off by the reopening of the Bible House in......

Chalice Wins Appeal But Loses Cash

By Richard Dowden Just as Chalice Housing heard that they had won their Appeal to the Department of the Environment and could go ahead with building 255 homes for the homeless......

Cardinal Wyszynski To Stay On

From a Special Correspondent CARDINAL Stefan Wyszynski will remain Archbishop of Gniezo and Warsaw and Primate of Poland "for an indefinite period", according to authoritative......

Pope Attacks Critics

Pope Paul has called for a halt to excessive criticism of the Church by Catholics, and es' pecially by Catholic authors. He has also warned Catholics against being "seduced"......

Last Met 787ad

THE preparatory conference for the first Panorthodox Council since 787 AD will he held from November 21 to 30 at Chambery near Geneva. The meeting, calling the Presynodal......