Page 3, 31st October 1986

31st October 1986
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Proclaiming Hope: Fighting Against Aids

Spode House this weekend hosts a conference on the Catholic Church and AIDS. Martin Pendergast looks at the Christian response to this killer disease NEWS ANALYSIS WHEN I was a......

Security Forces Warned By Daly

SECURITY FORCES operating in Northern Ireland received a stern warning from Bishop Cahal Daly of Down and Connor during a homily he delivered at the weekend in Whiteabbey. In......

Archbishop Lauds "good Servant"

IN A SERMON at the funeral Mass for Simon Mahon at St Helen's church, Crosby last week, Archbishop Derek Worlock likened the late MP for Bootle to his namesake Simon Peter "the......

Literary Figures Die

TWO controversial Catholic literary figures, John Braine, the working class novelist, and Hamish Fraser, the Communist activist, have died this week. John Braine, famous for his......

Spiritual Hunger Sated

A CATHOLIC retreat centre will be featured in the BBC's Everyman series on Sunday. The centre, which runs threemonth retreats twice a year, as well as numerous weekend retreats,......

Rafferty Takes Over As New Director Of Chas

ROBINA Rafferty has been appointed new director of the Catholic Housing Aid Society. She will take over from Robert Kahn, director for the past ten years, in the new year. Ms......

Fast And Vigil

THE BELSIZE Park Group of Amnesty International held its fourth dawn-to-dusk hunger strike yesterday outside the Soviet Embassy in London to commemorate "Political Prisoners......

Agency Probes Discrimination Allegation

by Cristina Odone ALLEGED discrimination against Catholics at Northern Ireland's two universities is under investigation by the government-funded Fair Employment Agency. The......

Glimmer Of Hope In Vocations

by Martin Newland THE latest edition of the Church's Statistical Annual presents the changing trends in a global picture of priestly and religious vocations and the geographical......