Page 10, 2nd February 1979

2nd February 1979
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Puebla's Part In Mexican History

4E h atc r t ouse, IN GOING to Puebla to meet the somewhat divided bishops of South America, the Pepe has done a brave and decisive thing. The moans of the ultraprogressives are......

Ampleforth Amoeba

But I digress. I learn mat that noble publication, The Ampleforth Journal, is soon, like an amoeba, to split into two parts. One is to be called The Ampleforth Review, edited by......

Descendant Of The Apostles

THE HEAD of the Coptic Church in Egypt is visiting London. His title is "Pope" and he has about a million followers. I believe he lives in Cairo, but his See is Alexandria which......

Soaring Prayers

THERE are many routes to God, and one of them now appears to be by balloon. A Methodist Church in Florida is going to distribute heliumfilled balloons at two services on a......

Anti-apartheid Stand By Britain

The Government intended to step up pressure on British companies operating in South Africa to make them abolish all forms of racial discrimination at work, Dr David Owen, the......

Nottingham Launch New Race Group

The Nottingham diocese launched its second racial justice group at a special meeting and Mass celebrated by Bishop McGuiness last week. The group which has about 40 members is......

The Number Of Languages In The World With At Least

one Lom plete book of the Bible at the end of 1978 was 1,660 — an increase of 29 on the previous year. Two languages had their first complete Bible during the year: Kate, a......

A Swedish Bishop Has Warned That The Campaign To Consecrate

a woman bishop could precipitate a major schism in Sweden's national church. He said that even now the Church Renewal movement was considering setting up a "breakaway church".......

Holiday In The Sun

If your idea of a holiday is to be jet - whisked to a Med sun-spot to fry on a beach for a couple of weeks, making only occasional excursions to a nearby place of interest,......