Page 2, 30th June 1995

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Pioneering French Theologian Dies In Paris At Age Of 91

FRENCH CARDINAL Yves Congar, a pioneering theologian whose works helped pave the way for the Second Vatican Council, died in Paris on 22 June. He was 91. Born in Sedan, a French......

Police Arrest Three Priests In Mexico

BY JAMES PENN MEXICO'S INTERIOR Ministry detained three foreign-born priests for "illegal" activities in the southern state of Chiapas last week. One was Fr Loren Riebe, 51, a......

News In Brief

Forest christened IsRAEL NAMED A forest after Pope John Paul It last week' and wants him to go there and plant a tree. Israeli Ambassador to the Vatican Samuel Hadas said his......

Pope Slams Mafia For "spiritual Failure"

THE POPE LAST week condemned the Mafia as a manifestation of spiritual failure and urged Sicilians to live up to the strong religious and civil traditions of their island. "The......

Ews Attack Polish Priest For Antisemitism

BY JAMES PENN BRITISH JEWS HAVE been infuriated by anti-semitic remarks made by a Catholic priest in Gdansk earlier this month. Speaking from the pulpit, Catholic priest Henryk......

Jesuits Hand Over College Power In Ireland

THE JESUITS HANDED over ownership of the National College of Industrial Relations (NCIR) in Ranelagh, Ireland, to a lay dominated board of governors this week. Although they......