Page 3, 2nd March 1990

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More Help Urged For Weary Clerks

by Joanna Moorhead MORE help should be given to isolated and over-stressed priests, as well as better and continuing training for clerics, according to a survey of views on......

Court Ruling Challenges Minister

CARDINAL Basil Hume's words on the caution on the "opting out" procedure for Schools, addressed to the National Conference of Priests last September, have been borne out by a......

Less Than 200 Clerics Will Leave Cof E Over Women

by Rita Wall at Synod FEWER than 200 clergy at most would seriously consider leaving the ministry of the Church of England if women were ordained to the priesthood, the General......

Church Leaders In Literacy Drive

CARDINAL Basil Hume has joined with other church leaders including the Archbishop of Canterbury and the heads of the Baptist Union, United Reformed Church, Methodist Conference......

News In Brief

Named in court A CATHOLIC priest was tricked into witnessing the forged will of Lady Illingworth, who was allegedly swindled out of more than f500,000 by her niece Baroness......

From The Bishops' Diaries

BISHOP Mervyn Alexander of Clifton administers the sacrament of confirmation at Bath University Chaplaincy at noon on Sunday. On Monday he attends the AGM of the Ecumenical......

Ecumenical Ministry?

A FORMER Moderator of the United Reformed Church is planning to set up an ecumenical organisation for ministers of all the major Christian denominations which he hopes will help......

Mps Protest To Watchdog About Bbc's Bias

PRO-L1FE MPs have lodged a complaint with the Broadcasting Standards' Council about the persistent bias of the BBC in relation to news items and programmes covering the subject......