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  • 19 Jan 2004

    Christians record killing of Iraqi civilian by US forces

    -19/1/04

    Christian Peacemaker Teams in Iraq say that they have an eyewitness account of the

    Christians record killing of Iraqi civilian by US forces

    -19/1/04

    Christian Peacemaker Teams in Iraq say that they have an eyewitness account of the

  • 19 Jan 2004

    Historic meeting of reconciliation between world religious leaders

    -19/1/04

    An event, described as "historic" and attended by the Pope, leading Chri

    Historic meeting of reconciliation between world religious leaders

    -19/1/04

    An event, described as "historic" and attended by the Pope, leading Chri

  • 19 Jan 2004

    C of E asked to look at new forms of covenanted partnership

    -19/1/04

    The Church of England has been asked to look into the possibility of legal reco

    C of E asked to look at new forms of covenanted partnership

    -19/1/04

    The Church of England has been asked to look into the possibility of legal reco

  • 14 Jan 2004

    Aids campaigners welcome statement by cardinal

    -14/1/04

    Aids campaigners have welcomed a leading Catholic cardinal's acceptance of the use of condo

    Aids campaigners welcome statement by cardinal

    -14/1/04

    Aids campaigners have welcomed a leading Catholic cardinal's acceptance of the use of condo

  • 14 Jan 2004

    Peace activist shot by Israeli soldier dies

    -14/1/04

    British peace activist Tom Hurndall, who was left in a coma after he was shot by an Israeli sol

    Peace activist shot by Israeli soldier dies

    -14/1/04

    British peace activist Tom Hurndall, who was left in a coma after he was shot by an Israeli sol

  • 13 Jan 2004

    -13/1/04

    This story is embargoed. Apologies for any inconvenience caused.

    -13/1/04

    This story is embargoed. Apologies for any inconvenience caused.

  • 13 Jan 2004

    Church attendance continues to fall

    -13/1/04

    The number of people going to church on a Sunday fell by nearly 40,000 in 2002, according to provisiona

    Church attendance continues to fall

    -13/1/04

    The number of people going to church on a Sunday fell by nearly 40,000 in 2002, according to provisiona

  • 13 Jan 2004

    Salvation Army reveals neglect of elderly

    -13/1/04

    One-fifth of Britons do not want to care for elderly relatives, a report for the Salvation Army h

    Salvation Army reveals neglect of elderly

    -13/1/04

    One-fifth of Britons do not want to care for elderly relatives, a report for the Salvation Army h

  • 13 Jan 2004

    Ship of Fools sets sail for USA

    -13/1/04

    A Ship of Fools lecture/entertainment tour will begin next month visiting such places as a major convention

    Ship of Fools sets sail for USA

    -13/1/04

    A Ship of Fools lecture/entertainment tour will begin next month visiting such places as a major convention

  • 12 Jan 2004

    Pro abortion politicians banned from communion

    -12/1/04

    by Dan Bergin

    An American bishop has said that Catholic politicians who vote to support a

    Pro abortion politicians banned from communion

    -12/1/04

    by Dan Bergin

    An American bishop has said that Catholic politicians who vote to support a

  • 12 Jan 2004

    Cathedrals face cash crisis

    -12/1/04

    A cash crisis, caused by an acute drop in American tourists visiting the UK, will soon force many of England's

    Cathedrals face cash crisis

    -12/1/04

    A cash crisis, caused by an acute drop in American tourists visiting the UK, will soon force many of England's

  • 12 Jan 2004

    Christian on hunger strike for Iraqis

    -12/1/04

    Alan Slater, 68, a Canadian member of Christian Peacemaker Teams (CPT) in Iraq has began a liquids-o

    Christian on hunger strike for Iraqis

    -12/1/04

    Alan Slater, 68, a Canadian member of Christian Peacemaker Teams (CPT) in Iraq has began a liquids-o

  • 12 Jan 2004

    Emin and Archbishop collaborate in spiritual art

    -12/1/04

    Tracey Emin and the Archbishop of Canterbury are unlikely collaborators, but the two are l

    Emin and Archbishop collaborate in spiritual art

    -12/1/04

    Tracey Emin and the Archbishop of Canterbury are unlikely collaborators, but the two are l

  • 12 Jan 2004

    Tory leaders son to be Anglican vicar

    -12/1/04

    Nick Howard, the son of the Tory leader, is training to become a priest in the Church of England.

    Tory leaders son to be Anglican vicar

    -12/1/04

    Nick Howard, the son of the Tory leader, is training to become a priest in the Church of England.

  • 9 Jan 2004

    Pope addresses mentally handicapped

    -9/1/04

    Pope John Paul has written a moving message to participants at an international symposium on the "Dignit

    Pope addresses mentally handicapped

    -9/1/04

    Pope John Paul has written a moving message to participants at an international symposium on the "Dignit