Page 4, 28th September 2007

28th September 2007
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Priestless Masses Proposal Criticised

BY CAROL GLATZ IN ROME THE GENERAL curia of the Dominicans has expressed surprise over a booklet published by its order in the Netherlands recommending that lay people be......

China Installs Vatican-backed Bishops

BY JOHN THAVIS IN ROME THE VATICAN has described the ordinations of two Chinese bishops in communion with Rome as a positive sign for the Church that raised hopes of further......

Islamic Militants Target Catholic School In Pakistan

BY STAFF REPORTER A CATHOLIC - RUN girls’ school on Pakistan’s north-west frontier has reopened after a weeklong closure prompted by threats from Islamic militants. While the......

Pursuit Of Profit Can Bring Ruin, Says Pope

BY STAFF REPORTER POPE BENEDICT XVI has said that overemphasising the “logic of profit” can bring ruinous effects, as seen in global poverty and the ecological crisis. The Pope......

Did The Pope Really Snub Condoleezza?

I t made for quite a splash: “US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice snubbed by the Pope”, exclaimed the Italian daily Corriere della Sera on its front page last week. The story......