Page 2, 5th August 1983

5th August 1983
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What Pope John Paul Does During His Holidays

Desmond O'Grady opens the door to Castelgandolfo, the Pope's summer residence where he is staying this month POPE JOHN Paul is at his summer residence Castelgandolfo until......

Overseas News In Brief

Smoking ban SMOKING In diocesan meetings has been banned by Spanish Bishop Juan Marti Alanis of Urgel in Spain. He has also told priests to slop smoking. But it has emerged that......

Honduran Bishops Join Us Opposition To Reagan

by Christopher Rails THE LEADERS of more than 65 Catholic organisations in the USA have condemned any US military intervention in Nicaragua as "unjustifiable, illegal and......

Communion Under Two Kinds Curb In The Us

CONTROVERSY has blown up in the United States after a Vatican agency has unofficially expressed opposition to the practise of Catholics receiving Communion under the forms of......

Head Spinning Unity Shop

The World Council of Churches is meeting in Vancouver, Canada, until mid-August. Fr Michael Munnelly, the new Secretary of the Westminster Diocese Ecumenical Commission and an......

Irish Bishops Ban The Mentality Of Bombing

IN A STRONG condemnation of nuclear warfare, the Irish bishops have described permanent dependence on a strategy of nuclear deterrence as "insane". A recent statement said a......

Zimbabwe Move After Priest Warns

TROOPS of the notorious North Korean-trained Fifth Brigade in Zimbabwe are being withdrawn from Matebeleland province after allegations of atrocities against civilians. The......