Page 1, 8th August 1969

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Pope Launches Elm.

fund for Africa FROM A SPECIAL CORRESPONDENT P OPE PAUL is to open a special development fund for Africa like the one he has launched for Latin America. He announced his......

Priest Quits Parish Over Loss Of Latin

BY A STAFF REPORTER FR. BRYAN HOUGH TON announced on Sunday that he is resigning his parish of St. Edmund, at Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, because of Rome's "prohibition of the......

Over 2,500 Anglicans Become Catholics

From a Special Correspondent MORE than 2,500 Angli cans have joined the Catholic Church in the Kurnool District of Madras after five of their leading clergy made a submission of......

Catholics Terrorised In Belfast Riots

BY A STAFF REPORTER A LABOUR M.P. this week asked the Pope and Dr. Ramsey, the Archbishop of Canterbury, to intervene personally to bring peace to riottorn Belfast. The appeal......

Legion Of Mary Group Holidaying In Russia

BY A STAFF REPORTER A PARTY of 50 English and Irish members of the Legion of Mary are spending a fortnight's holiday in Russia. The trip is an outcome of friendships made with......

Villagers Want Bishop Tried

FROM A SPECIAL CORRESPONDENT THE extradition to Italy of Bishop Defregger, Auxiliary of Munich, to stand trial for his involvement in a wartime massacre of 17 villagers, was......