Page 1, 9th November 1979

9th November 1979
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Snatched Priest To Sue Army

FR DESMOND Wilson, the priest arrested by British soldiers in Belfast last week, is taking legal action against the Ministry of De fence Fr Wilson was held for questioning for......

Bishops To Discuss Pastoral Care In Comprehensives

THE PASTORAL care of children in comprehensive schools is to be discussed at next week's meeting of the Bishops' Conference for England and Wales. A detailed paper is being......

Elderly Warned About Moving

ELDERLY people have been warned about the unhappiness that can result if they decide to leave their own areas and move nearer to their sons and daughters. The advice came this......

The Herald Says

REMEMBRANCE Sunday is not a time for memories alone. The heroically and unheroically dead have an urgent lesson for us which extends beyond nostalgia or bitterness to our shared......

Prisons Report Welcomed

THE Government has been urged to implement the findings of the May Inquiry into the UK Prison Service, published last week, Martin Curran, director of the St Martin of Fours......

Papal Visit Cash Deficit

THE COST or the papal visit to Ireland was /350,000 over the budget, and the Irish bishops are to organise extra collections to make up the deficit, The shortfall was revealed......

Fr Howell Thanked For Liturgy Work

THE FIVE metropolitan Bishops of England and Wales have written a letter to Fr Clifford Howell S.J. .publically thanking him for his pioneering work in liturgy. Fr Howell, who......

Trial Of Czechs Attacked By Hume

THE STRUGGLE to bring Christ's peace on earth has major consequences for the Church's mission, Cardinal Hume said when he opened the international conference of Pax Christi at......

Your Help Can Now Reach Victims

The human tragedy and the scale of suffering are appalling. "Up to four million our of a population of six million are feared to be close to death", reports 'The Observer' from......