Page 1, 6th October 1995

6th October 1995
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Victims Of French Revolution Beatified

MARTYRDOM IS A profession of faith sealed with the believer's own blood, Pope John Paul II told a crowd g athered last Sunday in St Peter's Square for the beatification of 109......

Mammon Clouds Us Papal Tour

BY JAMES PENN SOUVENIR MANIA IS hittin g the United States in connection with the Pope's five day visit there this week. Vatican jewellery, Pope T-shirts and Church-sponsored......

Church Fights Divorce With Soap

BY PIERS MCGRANDLE THE CHURCH IS using "soapstyle" videos in order to combat rising divorce rates and the decline in marria g e. In an initiative or g anised by Catholic Marria......

Everyman Claims

to debunk Shroud THE TURIN SHROUD waS created by Leonardo da Vinci in an early attempt to develop a photo g raphic ima g e, accordin g to an Everyman pro g ramme being broadcast......

Gregory Peck Wins Catholic Award For Lifetime's Work

A CTOR GREGORY PECK will receive a lifetime chievement award from Catholics in Media Associates later this month. Cardinal Roger Mahony of Los An g eles will present the award......

Gloria Sings For The Vatican Star

WHOEVER SAID takin g your vows meant you had to say g oodbye to havin g fun? The Vatican aims to encourage would-be priests by staging a special concert in the presence of the......

Pope On Mission To Cuba

BY VIVIANE HEWITT ri4 Roma POPE' JOHN PAUL II, whose papacy has been characterised by his passionate crusade a g ainst Communism, may visit Cuba next month. In what many see as......