Page 3, 5th May 1978

5th May 1978
Page 3
Page 3, 5th May 1978
Close

Abortion Act Appeal To Premier

By John Carey Sixteen leading gynaecologists and nurses have sent a personal letter to the Prime Minister appealing for Government support for abortion reform. The signatories......

Guild Of Ransom Record

Poor country parishes got more money than ever before from the Guild of Our Lady of Ransom last year, it was announced at the guild's annual meeting this week. The grant of......

Hexham And Newcastle To Publish First Accounts

For the first time in its I 17-year history the diocese of Hexham and Newcastle is to publish its accounts, Bishop Hugh Lindsay announced this week. The 1977 accounts, which......

National Catholic Fund Needs More

Each diocese has been asked to increase its contribution to the National Catholic Fund by 10 per cent this year to bring the total up to £200,000. The fund pays the expenses of......

Scottish Hierarchy 100

The major event in the West of Scotland's celebrations for the Scottish hierarchy's centenary year took place in St Andrew's Cathedral, Glasgow, last Sunday. Mgr David......

Pope's Warning On Devils

Pope Paul and Vatican officials have reaffirmed the Church's belief in the Devil and the need for specialised exorcists, following the recent conviction of two German priests on......

Return To Padre Pio

TEN years ago I was involved in a BBC television programme about Padre Pio, the Franciscan who was a Stigmatist. He died just as the filming ended, so we included his......