Page 3, 8th September 1989

8th September 1989
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Chaplains Work At Reaching Irish Emigrants

by Rita Wall The record emigration figures released by the Irish Republic last week are presenting a huge challenge for the Church, according to an Irish chaplain working with......

News In Brief

Golfing fathers flock to course MORE than 150 Catholic priests will be competing for 'tees' when they celebrate the Clergy Golf Society's 25th anniversary next week. The golfing......

Svp's Scheme To Aid The Homeless

LONDON'S homeless young people are to be offered "a genuine and permanent change of direction" under a £1 million scheme to be set up by the Daughters of Charity and the Society......

Parishes Should Be Places Where Weak Find A Voice,...

Give power to people, priests told by Joanna Moorhead in Birmingham CHURCH structures should make parishioners feel empowered and strong instead of weak and incapableas is often......

Video Blasphemy On Carmelite Saint

A CONTROVERSIAL work about the visions of St Theresa of Avila has become the first film to be banned from video release on the grounds of blasphemy. The film, called Visions of......

Sjs To Keep Holy Name, But Services Are Cut Back

THE JESUITS have reversed their decision to sell the Holy Name Church in Manchester, one of Britain's best-known Catholic churches, but say the number of priests there will be......

Alton Intervenes In Baby For House 'sale' Drama

CATHOLIC MP David Alton has expressed his concern at the alleged sale of a Liverpool baby. Mr Alton called upon David Mason, the city's social services chief, to begin......

Never Again Speakers Recall

LAST weekend, the 50th anniversary of the outbreak of the second World War, saw a conference organised by Pax Christi, the International Catholic Peace Organisation, around the......

Sculptured Peace For Torn Cities

STEPHEN Broadbent, 28, is pictured above at work on Reconciliation, a series of three 12-feet high statues which will be erected in Belfast, Glasgow and Liverpool next year in......

Coming Events

I he National Franciscan Pilgrimage to Walsingham takes place on October 1 and will be led by Archbishop Ward of Cardiff and the Franciscan Major Superiors. An information......