Page 1, 3rd June 1988

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Catholic Mps Swing Both Ways On Hanging Vote

by Brian Dooley ABOUT one quarter of the total number of Catholic MPs are set to vote to restore the death penaJty in Tuesday's crucial debate in the House of Commons. The vote......

Reagan Plea At Summit For Religious Liberty

by Martin Newland A MONASTERY that only a year ago was a government warehouse was the venue early this week for a spirited plea for full religious freedom by President Ronald......

Polish Problem For Rome

by our Rome correspondent THE Italian government may ask the Vatican for more help in housing the hundreds of Polish refugees arriving weekly in Rome. The Church has already......

'new World' Holds Sway In Conclave

by Vivienne Hewitt in Rome FOR the first time in the history of the Church, Europeans are in the minority in the Sacred College of Cardinals following the Pope's new elevations......

Attack On Integrated Education

by Peter Stanford LABOUR's front bench Northern Ireland spokeswoman, Dr Marjorie Mowlam, has attacked the Government for the lack of support it is offering to integrated schools......

Bishop Mourns Pursuit Of 'signs And Wonders'

by Carol Power in Dublin THE Catholic Bishop of Derry has issued a warning against bogus apparitions which could put the faith of ordinary people at risk. Speaking in St Mary's......

Stairway To Heaven

OVER 30 priests will be discarding breviaries for boaters and cassocks for cue cards as they line up for the Clergy Revue at the Southport Theatre on Friday. Among their number......

Providence Row Ready For Move

LONDON'S famous homeless hostel, Providence Row, looks set to move from its present site as soon as alternative arrangements can be made. Property developers Rosehaugh Stanhope......

British Fall In Aid Table

THE Government admitted this week that British overseas aid as a percentage of gross national product has fallen to an all-time low. Despite United Nations guidelines that......