Page 2, 9th February 1987

9th February 1987
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Vatican And Us Unity On Debt

Jerry Filtean in Washington compares last week's Vatican document on debt with the economy pastoral of the American bishops, and finds the two parties for once in agreement IN......

Sa In Namibia Hospital Take Over

THE SOUTH African government took over a Catholic hospital in Namibia this week after refusing to extend the work permits of the two Dutchmen in charge of the institution and......

German Aids

WEST Germany's Catholic bishops have condemned their government's AIDS campaign which recommends the use of condoms as a way of avoiding the disease. The government campaign in......

Dutch Outrage

DUTCH homosexual groups are going to court to extract a formal apology from the head of Holland's Catholic Church, Cardinal Adrianus Simonis of Utrecht. The cardinal has......

Apartheid War

BISHOP Trevor Huddlestone of the Anti-Apartheid Movement chaired a public meeting in London earlier this week which focussed on the experience of victims of South Africa's......

Pope Anti-aids

A SWISS newspaper, Blkk, this week published a photomontage showing Pope John Paul holding a condom. The advertisement was designed to encourage the use of condoms as a way of......

Fr Pacho Working For Peace In Colombia

by Joanna Moorhead ASK Colombian Fr Francisco de Roux what problems confront his country and he will give you an answer which could well have come from the lips of a priest......

Malawi Unity Top Priority

SPEAKING AT the consecration of the Anglican Bishop of southern Malawi diocese, veteran President Hastings Banda commented on the uneasy relationship between church and state in......

China's Demands

THE CENTRAL Committee of the Chinese Communist Party has asked the Vatican to break its diplomatic links with Taiwan and recognise Peking as the only legitimate government of......

Brazil Needs Debt Leniency

BRAZILIAN Archbishop Helder Camara, speaking at the National Conference on the US bishop's pastoral letter on the economy, has drawn attention to the poor of Third World......