Page 1, 31st October 1997

31st October 1997
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Pro Lifers Lambast Channel 4

BY ANDREW M BROWN A LEADING voluntary organisation has accused Channel Four television of attempting to "mess up" last Saturday's pro-life protests with a "sick stunt" which......

Pope Stands Firm Against Ordination Of Women

...but calls for greater role for women in the Church BY CHRISTINA WHITE THE POPE has reiterated the Church's stance against the ordination of women, describing the decision of......

Ex-anglicans Cheered By Reaffirmation

THE POPE'S reaffirmation of the Church's continuing ban on the ordination of women has given new heart to the many former Anglicans who "crossed the Tiber" after the Church of......

Education Victory For Churches

BY ANDREW M BROWN THE GOVERNMENT has abandoned plans which would have weakened the religious ethos of church schools, following vigorous lobbying by the Catholic Church and the......

Church Bodies Justify Themselves

THE ENGLISH BISHOPS are, in an extraordinary meeting early next year, to ask the six "consultative bodies" which consult with the them on behalf of Catholic associations to......

Monks Plan Christmas No 1

By JOE JENKINS THE MONKS and pupils of Downside School are bracing themselves for a repeat of the chart success they enjoyed last year, with the release of a new album of......