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Final Attempt To Halt Controversial Gay Rights...

BY ANABEL INGE A LAST-DITCH attempt to prevent highly controversial gay rights legislation from becoming law has failed. After a three-hour debate in the House of Lords the......

Cts Produces Foreign Language Prayerbooks

THE CATHOLIC TRUTH SOcfHTY (CTS) is publishing prayerbooks in Polish, Spanish and Portuguese to assist immigrants attending Mass in English. The books will be a version of CTS's......

Encyclical Continues To Inspire

THE DIRECTOR of Cafod has called on Catholics to respond to the groundbreaking encyclical Populonun Progressio, which was released 40 years ago this week. Chris Bain said that......

Cardinal To Give Talk On America

CARDINAL Cormac MurphyO'Connor will speak at a conference entitled "The World's View of America" alongside academics such as Muslim scholar Tariq Ramadan as well as diplomats,......

Respect Natural Law, Says Conti

ARCHBISHOP Mario Conti of Glasgow has urged politicians and lawyers to consider their responsibility to respect Natural Law. The archbishop said that recent pattern of conflicts......

Archbishop Backs Amnesty For Migrant Workers

BY STAFF REPORTER ARCHBISHOP VINCENT NICHOLS of Birmingham has given his support to a campaign for a one-off amnesty for long-term "visa overstayers" and refused asylum......

Europe Urged To Respect Its Christian Roots

Continued from Page One: The bishop also said he could not understand why there was no.reference to God or Chris tianity in the EU's draft constitution. "Christianity is a major......

Church Leaders Mourn Death Of Archbishop

By ANABEL INGE A CATHOLIC archbishop who stood down after a paedophile scandal in his diocese died suddenly this week. Emeritus Archbishop John Ward of Cardiff died on Tuesday......