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Nuns Susceptible To Marxist Pull

by Brian Dooley COLOMBIA has an economic record other South American countries can only marvel at. Unemployment is at an enviable ten per cent, inflation within control at 28......

Solidarity Protest At Funeral Of Murdered Parish Priest

THE POLISH priest, Stefan Niedzielak, who died a violent and mysterious death last week (Catholic Herald, January 20), was buried on Thursday in Warsaw after a funeral Mass......

Crucifix Mystery

THE THIEVES who sneaked into Calvary Cemetery in Little Rock, Arkansas, in midDecember to steal the historic, 14-foot crucifix there had their work cut out for them. Cutting up......

Vatican Audience For Mikhail Gorbachev?

by our Rome correspondent THE Italian government is optimistic that the Pope will receive Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev in the Vatican next November. Gorbachev is expected to......

Archbishop In Salvadoran Plea

THE LEADER of the Church in El Salvador asked the government of' President Jose Napoleon Duarte on Sunday to reconsider its rejection of peace proposals offered by rebels, and......

Worried Churches Take Stock Of Shares

Letter from America SOUTH Africa and Northern Ireland are continuing to get major attention from the corporate responsibility movement, according to a compilation of......

Monarchist Mass For Louis Xvi

by our correspondent in Rome THE Rome priest who launched a petition for the beatification of Princess Grace of Monaco has now celebrated a special mass for Louis XVI the French......

Irish Divorce Policy `would Have To Go'

THE IRISH Divorce Action Group has called on the Church to state publicly if it has changed its policy towards divorce after Cardinal Tomas O'Fiaich told a Sunday newspaper that......

Pope In Iran Row

AN EXILED Iranian spiritual leader of the Shia community in Europe, Ayatollah Mehdi Rouhani, has sent a telegram to the Pope to protest against the granting of a papal audience......

Row At 'sectarian' Budget After Svp Grant

A GRANT of £500,000 given to the Society of St Vincent de Paul in the Irish budget last week has been condemned as "blatantly sectarian" by an Official Unionist MP. John Taylor,......