Page 2, 8th September 1989

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Ecumenical honours A NEW Jersey priest has been the first Catholic cleric to be elected to the governing body of a Protestant church. Mgr Philip Morris, chairman of the......

Church 'lagging Behind' On Environment

AN Irish missionary involved in ecological issues in the Philippines has accused the Catholic Church of lagging in its commitment to saving the environment. "The Catholic Church......

Vatican Intervenes In Current Dispute Over Auschwitz...

by Viviane Hewitt in Rome WITHIN the past week, Pope John Paul II is reported to have advised the Archbishop of Krakow to "reopen discussions on the possibility" of transferring......

Parliamentarians Visit War-torn Cambodia

A delegation of two British MPs and one Irish MEP are to visit Cambodia. They hope to witness the final withdrawal of Vietnamese troops scheduled for the end of September.......

Drug Baron Under Fire

POPE John Paul II has condemned as "unworthy of human beings" the assassination of a Colombian anti-drug campaigner who was the country's leading presidential candidate. At the......

The Loneliest People On Death Row

by Dillon Woods SR Helen Prejean addressed the TUC conference this week about her work on death row in Louisiana, St Prejean has found inmates there to be amongst the loneliest......