December 17 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS     print icon print

11 MIDWIVES 2014

Cross Wires: Wednesday breaking news

The latest Catholic headlines

TOP STORIES

UK Supreme Court rules against Glasgow Catholic midwives (above) on conscientious right to not supervise abortions.

Church in Pakistan condemns attack on school as barbaric and inhuman.

Pope Francis’ general audience: The family is a gift, that should be cherished. (Video).

OTHER HEADLINES

Pakistan: 59 in custody for horrific murder of Christian couple.

Christmas repair funding boost for UK churches, including St Joseph’s Roman Church, in Blantyre, Scotland.

Forth 2 radio presenter priest under investigation over accusations of lewd behaviour.

Christmas in an Iraqi refugee camp: Moving pictures show nativity scene set up by some of the thousands of Christians fleeing ISIS.

Would-be assassin wants to visit tomb of St John Paul II.

AND FINALLY, SPORT

Pope Francis has thrown his weight behind Rome’s bid for the 2024 Olympic Games, suggesting Vatican could host some events.

 

—Cross Wires is The Scottish Catholic Observer blog. Follow breaking news from the SCO through the day on Twitter at SCO_NEWS

Pic: Paul McSHERRY

 

Leave a Reply

latest opinions

You can take a child from the ghetto, but Faith only thrives in a loving home

November 15th, 2019 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

In his Letter from America, Brandon McGinley explains the vital role...


The difficult, yet noble art of politics

November 15th, 2019 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

How should we respond as Catholics to one of the...


The simple but important gift of remembrance

November 8th, 2019 | comments icon 0 COMMENTS

Remembrance Day reminds us of the importance of the Church’s...



Social media

Latest edition

p1

exclusively in the paper

  • Friendship and thanks from Christians in the Holy Land
  • Consultation opens on demand for Catholic education in Inverclyde
  • Pilgrimage marathons raise almost £50k to rebuild lives in Middle East
  • Perth historian records the sacrifice of wartime fallen
  • Scots praise papal visit to Japan

Previous editions

Previous editions of the Scottish Catholic Observer newspaper are only available to subscribed Members. To download previous editions of the paper, please subscribe.

note: registered members only.

Read the SCO