Page 2, 9th November 2007

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Tributes Paid To Archbishop Who Helped To Found Maryvale

BY MIGUEL CULLEN THE MOST Rev Maurice Couve de Murville, who served as Archbishop of Birmingham from 1982 until 1999, has died. The archbishop, whose life ended peacefully on......

Draconian Drink-driving Laws Concern Irish Priests

A PROPOSED "zero alcohol" limit for drivers in Ireland has led to fears that priests could be driving over the alcohol limit after drinking consecrated wine at Mass. After a......

Respect Life, Says Irish Bishop

AN IRISH Catholic bishop has defended the country's leaders against an Anglican prelate's criticism that politicians have shown "systematic spinelessness" by failing to......

Cidse Celebrates 40th Anniversary

THE CHURCH in England and Wales has praised CIDSE, an alliance of 15 Catholic development organisations from Europe and North America, which celebrated its 40th anniversary last......

Bishop Conry Rejects Traditional Mass Request

BY FREDDY GRAY A LEADING traditionalist has criticised Bishop Kieran Conry of Arundel and Brighton for his response to Pope Benedict XVI's Motu Proprio on the celebration of the......

By Ed West

CHRISTMAS SHOULD be downgraded in the name of race relations, according to a think tank close to the Government. The report by the Institute of Public Policy Research also......

By Ed West

A HIGH-FLYING Catholic grammar school faces closure because most of the pupils live in middle-class suburbs outside of the city centre. St Joseph's College, Stoke-on-Trent,......

Cafod Encourages Clean Gold

THE CATHOLIC aid agency Cafod is calling for a postcard campaign to support a prominent American jeweller who is encouraging the world's gold industry to clean up its act. Cafod......