Page 1, 6th January 1995

6th January 1995
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Dismay At Cost Of Leeds Appeal

BY MURRAY WHITE PARISHIONERS HAVE Voiced concern over a diocese's employment of an American fundraising company at a cost of almost £300,000 to raise cash for clergy pensions......

Nun Counsels Mrs West

THE WIFE or SUICIDE prisopfer and alleged mass murderer Frederick West is being comforted by an elderly Catholic nun, it was revealed this week. Sr Mary Paul, who spent many......

Parking Banned Outside Parish

By PIERS MCGRANDLE A CATHOLIC CHURCH IN Beckenham has become embroiled in a furious row with the local council after being told that new Sunday shopping laws mean that......

Report Urges End To Family Handicap

BY PIERS MCGRANDLE A RIGHT-WING THINK tank has accused the government of favouring lone parents and actively discriminating against married couples and working parents. In a......

Prelates 'apologise' For Clergy Abuse Cases

BY MURRAY wiirrE THE CHURCH CANNOT defend the actions of priests or religious who abuse children, a Catholic bishop declares this Sunday in a New Year letter to his diocese. In......

Walsingham Uncovers 15th-century Rarity

V LLAGERS IN Walsingham, site of England's most famous shrine to Our Lady, were amazed to learn this week that a remarkable, 15th century painting lies hidden beneath wallpaper......

Catholics In New Year's Honours

SEVERAL LEADING Catholics, including Mrs Sarah Hogg and Catholic Herald director Rocco Forte, were among those in the New Year's Honour list. Sarah Hogg, a former journalist who......