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Us Bishops To Discuss Communion In Hand

American bishops will discuss Communion in the hand during an executive session at their general meeting in Chicago from May 3 to 5. The discussion was requested by "a number of......

Fr Kling Questions Ruling On Women

Fr Hans Kling said in Washington last week that the re-. cent Vatican declaration opposing the ordination of women "is an example of how you cannot use the New Testament. ' He......

Church Protest On Philippines Arrests

The Justice and Peace Commission and the British Council of Churches have written a joint letter to President Marcos of the Philippines protesting about recent harassment of the......

Us Church Move Against Apartheid

More than 15 American Church organisations, including a number of Catholic religious orders, have filed stockholders' motions requesting five American banks to prohibit bank......

World Spending On Arms £217,000m

The nations of the world spent 5371,000 million (about 1217.000 million) on arms in 1975, according to an American Government report. This was fairly close to thh. amount......

£200,000 Lancashire Primary School

The Sacred Heart Primary School at Accrington. L ancashire, has just been completed and will offer 280 places for infants and juniors. The school, which cost £200.000, replaces......

Corbishley Lecture

Lord Hailsharn will speak on "The Need for Intellectual Rearmament" at the inaugural Thomas Corbishley Memorial Lecture at Farm Street Church, Farm Street, London WI, at 6.30 pm......

Wyszynski Operation

Cardinal Stefan Wyszynski, Primate of Poland, has undergone minor gall-bladder surgery in a Warsaw hospital. An official spokesman said that the Cardinal was recovering quickly.......

Sit-in At Paris Church By Traditionalists

MORE than 1,000 traditionalist followers of Archbishop Lefebvre staged a sit-in at the Church of St Nicholas de Chardonnet in Paris this week. The sit-in began last Sunday when......

Prize For Chiara Lubich

CHIARA LUBICH, the founder of the Focolare Movement in Italy, has been awarded the Templeton Foundation Prize for Progress in Religion, it was announced in London this week. In......

The Lenten Message

Dear Sons and Daughters, Here we are in Lent! Listen to us for a moment. Lent is a period for receiving God's favour. The liturgy speaks of Lent as the 'acceptable time' for us......

Teacher Training Protest

r — By a Staff Reporter Archbishop Thomas Winning of Glasgow has written to all priests and teachers in his diocese urging them to protest against proposals to discontinue the......

`press Sunday' Declared

BISHOP ALEXANDER of Clifton has set aside this Sunday as "Press Sunday." In a pastoral letter to be read out in all the churches ovf the diocese, he described every Christian as......

Bcc £8,000

for Ulster THE British Council of Churches Fund for Northern Ireland has collected more than £8,000 for community work and projects of reconciliation since it was launched last......