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Archbishop Grapples With Nietzsche

VATICAN NOTEBOOK Edward Pentin he new Pontifical Council for the Promotion of the New Evangelisation is to welcome any new instru ments that can be used to promote the Gospel,......

Prayers Of St Pius X Cured Me, Says Catholic Editor

THE EDITOR of the Vatican newspaper has claimed he was cured of a childhood disease through the intercession of St Pope Pius X. Giovanni Maria Vian, editor of L’Osservatore......

John Paul Ii Musical Tours Spain

FEAR NOT , the musical prepared for World Youth Day about the life of Blessed Pope John Paul II, is touring Spanish dioceses in the weeks leading up to the event. The musical......

Vatican Calls For Action On Piracy

SHIPBUILDERS and owners must adopt stronger security measures to prevent their vessels from increasingly falling prey to pirates, and international maritime organisations must......

Bishops Focus On Suicide

The US bishops’ spring general assembly in Seattle this month will focus on the protection of children and a proposed new document on assisted suicide. The bishops are expected......

Zambian Bishops Could Sue State

THE ZAMBIAN bishops’ conference has said that it will sue the government and its agents for defamation if they continue attacking and insulting Catholics. In a letter that was......

Course Promotes Wellbeing Of Priests

BY SARAH DELANEY A ROME -based Catholic foundation is offering a course to help educators ensure the spiritual and psychological formation of candidates for the priesthood and......

Gay Rights Laws Close Us Catholic Adoption Agency

BY STAFF REPORTER THE AMERICAN Diocese of Rockford has announced that its Catholic Charities offices will no longer offer statefunded adoptions and fostercare services because......

Boston Pensions Dispute Is Resolved

BY STAFF REPORTER THE BOSTON archdiocese and members of the Daughters of St Paul have successfully resolved an ongoing dispute over pension funds. The two sides announced that......