Page 3, 3rd October 1980

3rd October 1980
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The Mushroom Cloud That Hangs Over The Nuclear Dilemma

FIVE MONTHS ago, at the National Pastoral Congress, the Justice Sector passed the following resolutions: I. That the Hierarchy should support nuclear disarmament in principle......

Growing Concern Over Spread Of Arms

THE RIFT within the Labour Party over what to do about Britain's nuclear deterrent is not just a symptom of the party's much-publicised division. It also reflects the......

Assembly Told Of Hopes For Papal Trip

Fr John Redford of St John's Serminary, Wonersh, told a national assembly of Evangelicals last week that he hopes Pope John Paul ll's visit to Britain will be an exercise in......

Hospital Launches 0.5m Appeal

THE hospital of St John and St Elizabeth in St John's Wood, London has raised £800,000 towards its ambitious £3.5 million redevelopment appeal. The proposed modernisation of the......

Merton-laughs And Loneliness

WHO WAS Thomas Merton? Readers of The Seven Storey Mountain, Merton's autobiography of his somewhat knockabout life and subsequent entry into a Trappist monastery in Kentucky,......

Desertion Of Youth From Church Under Microscope

THE PLYMOUTH branch of the Catholic Women's League is to circulate a questionnaire to young people. to find out why so many of them are leaving the Church. "There is a whole......

Star Billings For Lifeline Counsellors At Edinburgh

by James Short THE BILLINGS method of natural family planning provides hope for millions of women of all races and beliefs worried about the dangers of abortifacients and 'the......

Boost For Natural Family Planning

by Paul McGregor THE ARCHDIOCESE of Birmingham has been slow in granting aid to natural family planning centres according to some delegates at the second world congress of the......

Gay Paper On Sale

A pamphlet produced by Dutch Catholics calling on the Church to shed its "embarrassment" over "homosexual love relationships" is being made available in Britain by the Gay......

Race Report Published

FULL details of the resolutions on racial justice passed at the National Pastoral Congress were published last week by the Catholic Commission for Racial Justice. They include......