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More Ordinations In Poland

More than 560 priests were ordained in Poland last year — an increase of 130 over the previous year. Statistics released by the Polish Bishops' Conference show that vocations in......

Ethiopia Condemns 40 Christians

Forty Christians have been condemned to death in Ethiopia for refusing to renounce their Faith and more executions may follow, according to reports received last week by Amnesty......

El Salvador Masses Cancelled In Protest At Priest's Murder

ALL SUNDAY MASSES in the Central American State of El Salvador were cancelled recently in protest at the murder of Fr Octavio Ortiz and four young people who were machine gunned......

'invest In Research' Call

The churches have been urged to spend more money on research in to the best ways of making contact with children. The call came from Dr Leslie Francis, an Anglican clergyman who......

Co-operation Theme For Superiors

Ways in which diocesan bishops and religious orders can work more closely together was the main topic of discussion at the annual conference of major religious superiors held at......

Dutch Church Disputes

from a Netherlands Correspondent Pope John Paul 11 has rejected a call to intervene personally in the affairs of the Dutch Church and to halt some of the Netherlands Church's......

News In Brief

Priest expelled from India Fr Rosario Stroscio has been expelled from India, where he has been a missionary for the last 40 years, although no charges have been brought against......

Ready To Pay Up £25,000!

The appeal for a new children's home in Cardiff is now only £7,000 short of its target after one year. When the last amount has been found, Welsh financier Sir Julian Hodge will......