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'lavinia, This Is Not About Obedience, It's About Justice'

By Citra Sidhu THE LATE Cardinal Basil Hume defended Lavinia Byrne's right to publish a hook on the ordination of women, it has been revealed. In a letter dated September 15,......

Laity Fights Back Over Closure Plans

'The money just isn't there' says diocese PRIESTS and parishioners in the Diocese of Shrewsbury have won the first stage of their battle to challenge controversial proposals for......

A Icon Of Christ For Our Times

IN a dim and chaotic world, Foster shows the one stability to be Jesus. The Lord is strong, austere, vividly alive, a central presence around whom the winds of time and space......

Bishop Calls For Church Art Revival

By Luke Coppen A BISHOP has called for a renaissance of Christian art and challenged the Church to increase its support of aspiring artists. Auxiliary Bishop Patrick O'Donoghue......

Split Views Over Faulty Condom

A LEADING PRO-L1FE group gave a cautious welcome this week to reports that a woman is suing a manufacturer over a condom that split. Marion Richardson, 36, is suing LRC Products......

Bishops Back The Best In Religious Education

NINETEEN bishops attended a major conference on religious education this week. The conference. focusing on expectations of RE teaching in schools, brought together teachers and......

Trocaire Mourns Air Crash Death Victim

TROCAIRE, the Irish Catholic overseas aid agency, has expressed grief at the sudden death of former employee, Daphne Kilroe Wagstaffe, who died in the Kenya Airways tragedy.......

Theologians Disagree On Truth Of Marriage

A REDEMPTORIST theologian whose proposals on marriage and divorce won overwhelming support from the National Conference of Priests last year has been criticised by a leading......

Only One Catholic Seat Under 'limp' Lords Reform

By Simon Caldwell No MORE than one official representative of the Catholic Church is likely to sit in the reformed House of Lords, it has been revealed. Instead of increasing......