Page 1, 4th April 1980

4th April 1980
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Pope Backs Synod Choice Of Leader To Heal Ukrainian Splits

by Christopher Howse Pope John Paul announced Cardinal Slipyls successor as spiritual leader of the Ukrainian Catholic Church last Thursday at the close of the Ukrainian Synod......

The Herald Says

THERE can be little doubt that this year will be of immense importance for the future of the Catholic community in England and Wales. We are fortunate that all our bishops have......

English Witnesses See 40 Killed, Hundreds Injured At Mass...

Death sweeps crowd at Mass Bishop O'Brien (left) and Julian Fillochowski, who were in San Sahador for the funeral, give eye witness accounts of the shooting and bombing.......

Happy Easter To All Our Readers

INSIDE • Archbishop Oscar Romero is now being hailed as a martyr by the poor of El Salvador. He campaigned fearlessly on their behalf, knowing that he was courting death by......

Fr Mitchell For Hatch End

FR MICHAEL Mitchell OEM is to succeed Bishop Agnellus Andrew as Director of the Catholic Radio and Television Centre at Hatch End, Middlesex, and a small community of friars is......

The Pope This Easter

• THE Pope began the holy Week ceremonies with Nlass in St Peter's Square at 9.10am on Sunday and the blessing of palms. On Holy Thursday he concelebrated \lass in SI Peter's......

Copts Cop Out Of Easter Joy

- THE COPTIC Orthodox Ch Old) in Egypt has cancelled celebrations for Easter. which this year falls on April 6. The decision by their 50 man synod was made in protest at what......

No Nukes For Mgr Kent Please

MORI' THAN 15,(XX) people attended a rally in Trafalgar Square on Saturday to mark the first anniversary orate accident at Ifarrishurg nuclear power station in America. The......

Cardinal From China

CARDINAL Etchegaray has spoken positively about his trip to China on his return to France this week. It is reported that he had entensive talks with government. education and......

Hostel Remand

AN INMATE of the hostel in north London run by the Missionaries of Charity. where nine women died in a fire last week, has been charged with the murder of Miss Anne Turner. one......