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Belo Urges Bush To Keep The Peace In East Timor

BISHOP Carlos Belo has appealed to America's new President to help to protect East Timor. The Nobel Peace Prize winner urged President George W Bush to support an extension of......

In Brief

Ireland steps in to fund UNFPA IRELAND HAS agreed to almost double its funding of a proabortion population control group. The United Nations Population Fund said that Ireland......

Let Lent Disturb Your Way Of Living, Says The Pope

By Richard Shaw POPE JOHN Paul II has asked Catholics to use Lent as a time for reconciliation and renewal. In his Lenten message, the Pope urged all Christians to make Lent a......

Shoot Churches Not Church, Says Sabbah

By Simon Caldwell ISRAELI soldiers could shoot at churches if it meant they would turn their rifles away from civilians, a Christian leader has declared. Latin Patriarch Michel......

Manson Angers Bishop

A POLISH bishop has spoken out against the singer Marilyn Manson. Bishop Kazimierz Ryczan of Kielce, who heads the Polish church's Social Affairs Commission, called for steps to......

Priest Criticises Arap Moi

A PRIEST in Kenya has criticised President Daniel Arap Moi's plan to seek re-election next year. Fr Emmanuel Ngugi of Holy Family Basilica in Nairobi described the move as......