Page 1, 7th July 1989

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American Abortion Ruling Welcomed

by Joanna Moorhead PRO - LIFE groups in Britain have welcomed this week's US Supreme Court decision allowing individual slates the right to restrict abortions, which they say......

Shake-up At Vatican Bank Brings Lay Control

by Viviane Hewitt In Rome THE Vatican Bank's new fivemember executive board is to meet on July 18 to decide on the long-awaited nomination of a director and his deputy. An......

' 21111 It Is Rome That Is Schismatic, Not Us'

MIMMT Rebel archbishop claims 20 per cent growth in his support since excommunication by Martin Newland in EcOne IN AN exclusive interview with the Catholic Herald, the maverick......

St Paul Assists Moslems On Coran

by our Rome correspondent THE Italian Church's mass media company, St Paul Audiovisuals, will produce a 26part cartoon serial version of the Coran for Arab TV. Coproducers with......

Rome To Link Up With Poland

by our Rome correspondent THE Holy See is poised to restore full diplomatic relations with Poland, according to a personal letter from Pope John Paul II to the Polish Primate,......

French Review War Role

THE Archbishop of Lyon, Cardinal Albert Decourtray, is to set up a special commission to enquire into the Church's role under the Nazi occupation of France. The commission will......

'youthful' Director Retires

FRIENDS and colleagues gathered at the Catholic Herald offices this week to bid director Sir Harold Hood best wishes on his retirement. Cardinal Basil Hume concelebrated Mass at......

Inside

Who's to bless and who's to blame? Archbishop Marcel Lefebvre talks to Martin Newland about excommunication and a future without Rome page 5 plus leading article, page 4......

Anti-catholics Threaten Dr Graham

DEATH threats have been made against the life of American evangelist, Dr Billy Graham, who concludes his Mission '89 at Earl's Court in London tomorrow night. The warnings came......