Page 2, 7th April 2000

7th April 2000
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Homelessness: a national disgrace OVER 50 MPs were expected to take part in a Church-led event against homelessness on Friday, within days of the publication of the Government's......

Watchdogs Attack 'inclusive' Jubilee Day

Archbishop urged to ban 'dissenting' event A ONE-DAY festival, billed as a "celebration of Catholic diversity" has come under fire from critics who claim that it will be a......

New Life For Diocese

THE MOST Reverend Vincent Nichols became the youngest Archbishop in England and Wales at a ceremony in Birmingham last week. Over 1,000 well-wishers — including two cardinals......

Tax Threat To Church Purse

DIOCESES in England and Wales are preparing to "educate the laity" in a drive to avoid the loss of thousands of pounds as a result of changes in charity taxation laws, writes......

'harsh' Asylum Laws Condemned

THE CATHOLIC Church challenged the Government on its controversial voucher system and "harsh" dispersal policy introduced to reduce the number of asylum applications this week.......