Page 3, 2nd April 1993

2nd April 1993
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The Arrival Of American 'rescue' Organisations Draws Fire...

Cold shoulder for US pro-life tactics by Angus Macdonald MAINSTREAM British pro-life groups and the official Church in this country have distanced themselves from the activities......

Catholics Seek Women's Ordination

by Cristina Odone SUPPORTERS of women's ordination in the Catholic Church launched their campaign last week with a silent vigil outside Westminster Cathedral. Catholic Women's......

News In Brief

Merger attacked A PRIEST has attacked his diocesan education authority over plans to merge two Catholic schools in Liverpool. Fr Tom Williams, who chairs the governors of......

Smoking Stubbed Out For New Adoption Applicants

CATHOLIC adoption agencies have backed up calls to restrict the numbers of children adopted by couples who smoke. New guidelines from the British Agencies for Adoption and......

Bishops' Diaries

Cardinal Basil Hume (Westrrdnster): Sun: Palm Sun M, Westminster Cathedral, IOarn. Tue: Chrism M, Cathedral, noo.n. Thu: Mandanan M, Cathedral 6pm. Fri: Office of Readings,......

Obituary

FR PAUL Thompson, who died suddenly after a heart attack on 22 March, was for rnost journalists the human face of the Liverpool Archdiocese. Between 1978, when he was appointed......

Former Convent Schoolgirl Grasps Supersonic Chance

A FORMER convent girl has become the first woman to pilot Concorde. Thirty-nine-year-old Barbara Harmer, from Bognor Regis, West Sussex, last week realised her dream to fly......

Condom Plan 'encourages Sex'

SEX in school was back on the agenda this week as a pro-life organisation attacked a minister's proposal to distribute condoms in schools and the Church of England backed sex......

Widower Finds Grave 'dug Over'

by Murray White A CATHOLIC man has been left in "shock and dismay" after he visited his late wife's grave with some flowers only to discover that it had been dug over.......