Page 2, 2nd August 1996

2nd August 1996
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Camp Crosses

THE US JEWISH writer, Elie Wiesel, has defended his demand to have all crosses removed from the former Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp and urged Catholic Church leaders to......

Pope Condemns Burundi Massacre

BY CECILIA BROMLEY-MARTIN POPE JOHN PAUL has spoken of his horror at last month's killings in Burundi where 350 members of the minority Tutsi community were massacred by Hutu......

Support For Abortion Ban

BY CECILIA BROMLEYMARTIN OFFICIALS AT PRIVATE and subsidised Catholic hospitals in South Africa have supported the threat of the country's Catholic Bishops' Conference to close......

Church In Japan Joins . East Timor Outcry The Church In

Japan has joined in the international outrage at the continued Indonesian occupation of East Timor when a senior Bishop told a United Nations committee on post-colonial affairs......

Abbe Pierre Takes It All Back

BY VIVIANE HEwri - r IN ROME THE LEADING French churchman, Abbe Pierre, forced to flee his country in June after allegedly supporting anti-semitic views, has now issued a full......