Page 1, 3rd July 1992

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Leading Liberation Theologian Resigns From Priesthood

by Viviane Hewitt in Rome and Cristina Odone ONE OF the founding fathers of Liberation Theology, Brazilian Franciscan Fr Leonardo Hoff, has announced that he will leave the......

Third Of Dioceses Face Financial Woes

by Murray White MORE than a third of Catholic dioceses in England and Wales are facing cash deficits or large loan repayments, a Catholic Herald survey found this week.......

Us Ruling Restricts Abortion

by Timothy Elphick CHURCH and pro-life leaders in the United States this week hailed a Supreme Court decision giving individual states new powers to introduce laws restricting......

European Catholics Petition Pope To Allow Married Clergy

by our Rome correspondent MORE than 60,000 north European Catholics will attempt to lodge a petition with Pope John Paul II this week appealing for the abolition of priestly......

Still Playing After All These Years

A YORKSHIRE parishioner who has played the organ in her local church for more than 70 years is about to enter the Guinness Book of World Records as "the oldest active musician......

Mother Teresa Backs Charity For Prize

MOTHER Teresa of Calcutta has joined the Dalai Lama in nominating the aid agency Oxfam for the 1992 Nobel Peace Prize, to be awarded in October. Mother Teresa, herself a Peace......