Page 1, 30th December 1966

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The Pope Fixes Date For The Bishops' Synod

AUTUMN `COUNCIL' BY A ROME CORRESPONDENT T HE POPE announced during the Christmas period that the new international Synod of Bishops will hold its first meeting in Rome from......

Filling Academic Posts Of Charles Davis

By a Staff Reporter FR. CHARLES DAVIS'S decision to leave the Church has created a gap in academic and Christian unity circles. A new editor has had to be named for the monthly......

Expert Probes Sample Opinion On 'mass Text'

By a Staff Reporter A READING University language expert has been called in to help sort out "the English in the Mass" controversy. He is David Crystal, lecturer in liguistic......

Bbc Religious Dept. Change

T HE Hon. Kenneth Lamb, head of religious broadcasting at the BBC for the past three years, will become the secretary of the BBC on Sunday. He will be succeeded by Mr. Penry......

Vietnam Peace Appeal

THE POPE'S fourth Christ mas message again appealed for peace in Vietnam. "It would suffice for both sides to express their wish simultaneously ,and the war would be ended, fear......

Vatican 'not Angry' With U.s. Cardinal

By a Special Correspondent T HE POPE does not share the view of Cardinal Spellman of New York that the United States must fight until total victory in Vietnam, according to a......

Belmont And

Downside name abbots DOWNSIDE and Belmont abbeys elected their new abbots last week. Dom Wilfred Passmore, 59, is to succeed Bishop Butler at Downside and the new abbot of......

`guilt For Declining Morals'

TEACHERS must accept "a high degree of guilt" for any declining standards of morality in present-day society, said Mr. J. J. McGrath in his presidential address yesterday to the......