Page 2, 30th August 1985

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African Bloodbath Warning

Church figures detained in SA by Peter Stanford .DESPITE protests by Archbishop Denis Hurley of Durban, South African security police this week arrested Paddy Kearney, the......

Glemp Attacks Communist Regime

IN AN unexpected attack on the Polish government's official doctrine of atheism, Cardinal Jozef Glemp, Poland's primate, said this week that the authorities would not gain the......

Aquino Protests Rock Manila

by Cristina Odone THE SECOND anniversary of Benign() Aquino's assassination has sparked a week of unrest in the Philippines, culminating in over 60,000 people demonstrating in......

`challenge Of The Poor

BISHOP JOZSEF Cserhati of Peos, secretary of the Hungarian bishops' conference, last week criticised the Instruction on Certain Aspects of Liberation Theology published by the......

Priests Released In Burundi Row

THIRTEEN of the 16 priests arrested in the Central African state of Burundi at the beginning of this month have been released, the Vatican's representative in the country has......

Excommunication For Andalusian Woman

THE FIRST Andalusian woman to take advantage of Spain's new abortion law was excommunicated, according to reports earlier this week. The 20-year-old woman, who has not been......

Overseas News In Brief

Lithuania plea POPE John Paul, speaking one year after the Soviet authorities refused to let him visit Lithuania, praised the "faithful Lithuanian people" for clinging to their......

Zimbabwe ' S Landmark Poll

Our special correspondent in Harare reflects on the country's recent election THE CATHOLIC Commission for Justice and Peace in Zimbabwe stated a week after the recent general......

Letter From

AUSTRALIA by Alan McElwain New found popularity for Catholic Schools OFT-NOTED for its rather glaring headlines, one in particular caught and held the retina for more than a......

Honduras Torture Us Priest

AN American priest was subjected to psychological torture by Honduran officials while held prisoner at a United States military base in the Central American country according to......

British Windows For Gibraltar Church

ST JOSEPH'S Church in Gibraltar is to celebrate its centenary with six new stained glass windows designed by a London-based artist. The windows, created by the chief artist of......