Page 2, 9th December 1994

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News In Brief

More saints NOTWITHSTANDING THE beatification of 11 Religious in a six-week period over the last two months, the Pope and Vatican officials remain committed to seeking out......

Un Under Fire

By GEORGINA BREWER Ath S THE BOSNIAN TOWN of Bihac set to fall under e continued assault of surrounding Bosnian Serbs, Catholic Church leaders in the war zones of the former......

Euthanasia First

BY CORNELIUS GROOGARTEN FOR THE FIRST TIME ever, doctors will be allowed to prescribe a lethal dose of drugs to any terminally ill patient who asks for a dose and satisfies a......

Pope Urges Support For Farmers In Time Of Rural Crisis

F AMILY FARMERS need better moral and financial support from society to overcome mounting obstacles to their way of life, said Pope John Paul II this week. The Pope, addressing......

Mother Begs Pope For Son's Pardon

BY VIV1ANE HEWITT IN ROME T HE MOTHER OF WOULDbe Papal assassin, Mehmet Ali Agca, has asked Pope John Paul H, at a private audience, to intervene for a presidential pardon for......

Crowds Mourn Rivera

BY JUAN FLORES THOUSANDS OF SA1VADORANS, including the country's President and other political leaders, this week packed the Basilica.of the Sacred Heart for the funeral of......