Page 3, 5th December 1997

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Mass Is No Place For Demos, Says Hume

Gay protesters 'wrong to use Eucharist to make a point' BY ANDREW M BROWN CARDINAL HUME has told a group of campaigning homosexuals — who appeared at a Mass on Sunday wearing......

Potter Flown To Uk

BY GREG WATTS THE BODY OF Venerable Mary Potter, foundress of the Little Company of Mary, was reburied in St Barnabas Cathedral, Nottingham, on Wednesday after being flown in......

Greg Watts

THE UNITED States' refusal to sign the international treaty on landmines has been condemned by Bishop John Crowley of Middlesbrough.. This week in Ottawa, Canada, 120 countries,......

By Deborah Jones The High Quality Of Religious Programmes On

television was praised by the jury of the Sandford St Martin Trust at an awards ceremony in London last week. The award for the best religious television programme shown in the......

Nun-delivery Makes Non Sense Of Irish Postal System

BY BILL ANDERSON AN OCTOGENARIAN nun who almost starved during the war spoke of the surprise of her life last week when she received a birthday card — posted in 1929. Sr Cecilia......

World's Poorest Fail To Benefit From Free Trade

BY JOHN MORSE-BROWN ■r.■ FREE TRADE is not necessarily the answer to improving the lot of the world's poorest populations, a London conference on intermediate technology was......

Tale Of - Two Fathers Divides

debate on euthanasia bill BY JOE . TENKINS CARDINAL HUME last week launched an uncompromising salvo against the Bill that will next week offer MPs the chance to vote for the......

News In Brief

Synod IVF U-turn THE GENERAL SYNOD of the Church of England decided last week that it would not pursue calls to issue a declaration that in vitro fertilisation (IVF) be......