Page 1, 4th September 1992

4th September 1992
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Mn Back End To Church-state Links New Poll Shows

by Cristina Odone CATHOLIC MPs have taken part in a survey that shows the majority of MPs believe that the Church of England ought to be disestablished. Results of the survey,......

Archdiocese Skirts Courtroom Drama

by Murray White A CATHOLIC archdiocese has denied that it is le g ally obstructin g a woman's efforts to persuade the priest who fathered her child to accept responsibility. The......

Bishop Comes Of Age

A TEXAN bishop who died last month was six years older than he had admitted for more than half a century, it was revealed this week. Bishop Thomas Drury of Corpus Christi, in......

£30,000 Cathedral Theft

IRREPLACEABLE g old and silver chalices some inset with jewels and precious stones were stolen from a safe in St Mary's Cathedral, Newcastle, this week. Cathedral staff estimate......

Socialite Takes Off

A CATHOLIC woman and Catholic Herald contributor has been tipped as the new chronicler of the pearls and polo set. Celestria Noel, former publisher and contributor to The......

Malawi Turns On Priests

AN Irish missionary priest has been unceremoniously deported from Malawi durin g a week of hi g h tension between Church and State. Fr Tom Leahy, of the Irish Kilte g an......

Papal Serenity

THE mountain calm of the north Italian Alps "give serenity to the spirit", Pope John Paul II said this week as he addressed pilgrims who had flocked to see him at the forest......

Us Holds Tight For New Debate On Women Priests

by Timothy Elphick A NEW draft of the American bishops' lon g -awaited pastoral letter on women looks set once a g ain to spark a furious debate in the United States on women's......

Inside

LITURGICAL REFORM: Jennifer Demolder explains the thinking behind a new, non-sexist revision of the Missal, page 5 THE LAST LAUGH: Richard Ingrams reviews the best of British......