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Church Pays £600,000 To Victim Of Abuse

BY DAVID V BARRETT A VICTIM of sexual abuse by a priest was awarded over £600,000 damages last week but press reports that the Church may face further claims totalling millions......

Publisher Probes ‘frost In May’ Copyright Claim

BY CHRISTINA FARRELL A BOOK that has dominated the best-seller lists this year contains passages that are “strikingly similar” to Frost in May , the seminal 1930s novel about......

‘i Feel Incredibly Blessed,’ Says Abigail

A BIGAIL Witchalls, left for dead after being stabbed in the neck in front of her 23month-old son, said last week that she felt “incredibly blessed”. Abigail, who was thought......

Cardinal Pays Tribute To Gaudium Et Spes

BY DAVID V BARRETT The Vatican II document Gaudium et Spes “ remains a point of reference and stimulus for the Church’s presence in the contemporary world”, Cardinal Cormac......

Archbishop Angered By Euthanasia Policy Vote

BY DAVID V BARRETT C ATHOLIC leaders and pro-life groups have condemned the British Medical Association’s decision last week to take a neutral stance on assisted suicide.......

‘gentleman Bishop’ To Retire In August

BY STAFF REPORTER T HE RESIGNATION of Bishop James O’Brien, an auxiliary bishop of Westminster, on grounds of age has been accepted by the Holy See. According to Church law all......