Page 2, 5th April 1985

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Overseas News In Brief

China refusal BISHOP John Baptist Wu of Hong )(Ong, currently visiting neighbouring China, has been refused permission to meet 84-year-old Bishop Ignatius Gong of Shanghai.......

Marian Aspect To Kneeling Dispute

A GROUP of Nova Scotia parishioners who won a victory in the Canadian Supreme Court Over their right to kneel at communion, were refused the Eucharist the following Sunday as......

Bishops Back Nz Nuclear Ships Ban

BISHOP Thomas Gumbleton, auxiliary in Detroit, and Dominican Sr Patricia Hartigan, president of the lmercontrnimity Centre for Justice and Peace in New York, are among religious......

Malta In Talks On Catholic Schools

by Peter Stanford VATICAN officials held two days of discussions with the Maltese Prime Minister and his advisers last month over the vexed question of the future of the......

Sealed In The Vatican Archive

WHO HAS the world's largest collection of gold seals? The Vatican: 82 in air, some of them in solid gold sent by Spanish kings on documents drafted after the discovery of the......

Dutch Jews Rift Widens

JEWISH leaders and Catholic officials agreed on March 22 to cancel a planned meeting in May between the Pope and Dutch .lets after a dispute over the agenda. The meetiag as......

Papal Plea For Freedom To Worship

THE POPE urged that Catholics in the Islamic Republic of Pakistan be guaranteed religious freedom, as he accepted the credentials of Pakistan's new ambassador to the Holy See,......

South Africa Pressed To Quit Namibia

IN A report issued on Monday, an all-party Parliamentary delegation called on the British government to step up its efforts to make the Smith African government withdraw from......