Page 1, 6th January 1989

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Ann Widdecombe Tops Private Motions' Ballot And Aims To...

New tactic offers hope for abortion bill by Brian Dooley PRO—LIFE MP Ann Widdecombe has been thrown a surprising lifeline in her bid to reduce the legal time limit on abortion......

Head In Row With Islington Parents

THE Head of St John the Evangelist Catholic Primary School, north London, may be facing the sack if her "management style" does not improve by June this year. The school's......

Order Pulls Out Of Private Education

by Joanna Moorhead THE SISTERS of mercy announced this week they are to pull out of two London schools, following a decision made by their General Chapter to end their......

New Year Honours For Papal Knights

FOUR papal knights are amongst those decorated in the New Year's Honours List. Michael Fitzherbert-Brocholes received the OBE for public service in Lancashire, along with Dr......

Rome Takes Forward Stance On Aids Issue

by Vivienne Hewitt in Rome VATICAN hierarchy is reported to be organising a more pronounced campaign of solidarity for 1989 with victims of Aids. The Pontifical Council on......

Inside

At the centre of society's moral debate Simon Lee charts a course for the Church in 1989, page 4 Black Catholics remain on the margins — the legacy of Martin Luther King, page 3......

Tax Dispute Threatens Italy's Religious With Courtroom Drama

by our Rome correspondent IN mass definance, Italy's religious orders, congregations, convents and monasteries are refusing to pay state social security taxes, demanded in 1983......

Vatican Dampener On Unity Progress

by our Rome correspondent THE Vatican's Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith has declared that a more substantial accord between the Catholic Church and the Church of......

Document Revised

THE Vatican may be forced to revise its document on theology and justice despatched to episcopal conferences last year. For it appears to have sparked a bishops' rebellion. So......

National Organisation Of Catholic Laymen

UPPER LAXTON, NR CORBY, NORTHAMPTONSHIRE, NN17 3AZ to our Members, and others interested (2) Remember that Birth precedes Baptism; that Creation C recedes Redemption; that......