Page 2, 3rd April 1987

3rd April 1987
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Two Very Different Twins

Bishop McMahon who has recently returned from a visit to South Africa, recounts his experiences there to Brian Dooley BISHOP Thomas McMahon of Brentwood has just returned from a......

Report Highlights Brutality Of Life In Occupied East Timor

by Peter Stanford CHRISTIAN groups from around Europe and Pax Christi International have come together to publish a Christian Reflection of the sufferings of the people of East......

Romero Recalled

THOUSANDS marched to the cathedral in San Salvador on March 24 to commemorate the seventh anniversary of the assassination of Archbishop Oscar Romero. About 12,000 gathered in......

Blood On Base

MARYKNOLL Fr Roy Bourgeois was arrested last week for breaking his parole by protesting at a US Air force base where Nicaraguan mercenaries — "contras" — are reportedly trained.......

Doctors Plea

POPE John Paul has asked Catholic doctors and scientists to avoid employing procreation procedures that are considered immoral by the Church. He made his appeal to French......

Survivor Dies

FR JAN Januszewski, a Polish priest who survived foul. years in Nazi Germany's Dachau concentration camp, died on March 17 at his home in Florida. He was 75.......

Ronnie Returns

SEVEN _year old Ronnie De Sitters, who had a liver transplant operation after his schoolmates at Fort Lauderdale in Florida collected $5,000 for him, the money was stolen, and......

Sa Influx

THE World Council of Churches is preparing the churches of southern Africa for an influx of refugees from South Africa said its co-ordinator of refugee programmes last week.......

British Greeting

POPE John Paul has requested that at least two young people from every country be present when he celebrates World Youth Sunday in Buenos Aires on April 12. Representing Britain......

Sa Companies Minimum Wage Code

THE Department of Trade and Industry is soon to publish a summary of company reports under the new EEC Code of Conduct for Companies with Interests in South Africa. The Code,......

The Kind-killing In Soft-centred Red Diamond

THERE are many ways of being killed in Nicaragua, but I had forgotten that people could be killed with kindness. On March 1 I paid my monthly visit to Red Diamond, the most......

Czech Priest Appeals

A 35 year-old priest has been sentenced to two years imprisonment in Czechoslovakia for sexually abusing children, despite widespread protests at his innocence. Fr Stefan Gerboc......

Luwum's Death 'no Accident'

IT was former Ugandan president Idi Amin who personally ordered the murder of Anglican Archbishop Janan Luwum ten years ago, a human rights commission in Kampala has heard.......