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July 29, 1989 | GEORGE W. CORNELL, Associated Press
The durable American evangelist, Billy Graham, after packing stadiums in Great Britain for a month, flew into Hungary this week, proclaiming its religious life at "a great historical turning point." He said changes taking place there "are good for the Hungarian people" and "good for our world."
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September 21, 1992 | KATHLEEN HENDRIX, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Maria Kremlicska took her vows as a nun in secret. There was none of the traditional group ceremony. Rather, the 29-year-old woman got up from her pew during a Mass in Budapest in 1973 and quietly entered a darkened confessional on the side of the church. There a priest administered her vows of poverty, chastity and obedience as a Sister of Social Service.
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September 21, 1992 | KATHLEEN HENDRIX, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Maria Kremlicska took her vows as a nun in secret. There was none of the traditional group ceremony. Rather, the 29-year-old woman got up from her pew during a Mass in Budapest in 1973 and quietly entered a darkened confessional on the side of the church. There a priest administered her vows of poverty, chastity and obedience as a Sister of Social Service.
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March 16, 1992 | HUGH POPE, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
The patriarchs of the world's 150 million Orthodox Christians condemned the Vatican of Pope John Paul II on Sunday in an escalating conflict over the religious future of the newly independent lands of Eastern Europe. "Certain circles inside the Roman Catholic Church proceed to activities absolutely contrary to the spirit of dialogue," the Orthodox patriarchs declared at the end of a three-day meeting unprecedented in the history of their ancient church.
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December 7, 1991 | WILLIAM D. MONTALBANO, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Amid new signs of strain between Roman Catholics and other Christian faiths, the Vatican's secretary of state on Friday defended moves by Pope John Paul II to restore his church's influence in the Soviet Union and the formerly Communist lands of Eastern Europe.
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November 19, 1988 | RUSSELL CHANDLER, Times Religion Writer
Los Angeles Archbishop Roger M. Mahony played a major role in shaping and presenting international and social policy statements at the annual meeting of the nation's Roman Catholic bishops here this week. As chairman of the bishops Committee on International Policy, he presented a comprehensive statement on religious freedom in the Soviet Union and Eastern Europe, and he announced that another major paper on U.S.
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September 7, 1990 | JOHN DART, TIMES RELIGION WRITER
A letter from the International Bible Society in Colorado Springs trumpets the following proposal: "For a gift of $25, you can give 10 believers in Russia their first Bible." A newsletter from the Costa Mesa-based Full Gospel Business Men's Fellowship International proudly proclaims: "Airlift to Armenia and Russia Dodges Bullets and Food Panic. Thousands Receive Christ."
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March 16, 1992 | HUGH POPE, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
The patriarchs of the world's 150 million Orthodox Christians condemned the Vatican of Pope John Paul II on Sunday in an escalating conflict over the religious future of the newly independent lands of Eastern Europe. "Certain circles inside the Roman Catholic Church proceed to activities absolutely contrary to the spirit of dialogue," the Orthodox patriarchs declared at the end of a three-day meeting unprecedented in the history of their ancient church.
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December 7, 1991 | WILLIAM D. MONTALBANO, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Amid new signs of strain between Roman Catholics and other Christian faiths, the Vatican's secretary of state on Friday defended moves by Pope John Paul II to restore his church's influence in the Soviet Union and the formerly Communist lands of Eastern Europe.
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September 7, 1990 | JOHN DART, TIMES RELIGION WRITER
A letter from the International Bible Society in Colorado Springs trumpets the following proposal: "For a gift of $25, you can give 10 believers in Russia their first Bible." A newsletter from the Costa Mesa-based Full Gospel Business Men's Fellowship International proudly proclaims: "Airlift to Armenia and Russia Dodges Bullets and Food Panic. Thousands Receive Christ."
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
July 29, 1989 | GEORGE W. CORNELL, Associated Press
The durable American evangelist, Billy Graham, after packing stadiums in Great Britain for a month, flew into Hungary this week, proclaiming its religious life at "a great historical turning point." He said changes taking place there "are good for the Hungarian people" and "good for our world."
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
November 19, 1988 | RUSSELL CHANDLER, Times Religion Writer
Los Angeles Archbishop Roger M. Mahony played a major role in shaping and presenting international and social policy statements at the annual meeting of the nation's Roman Catholic bishops here this week. As chairman of the bishops Committee on International Policy, he presented a comprehensive statement on religious freedom in the Soviet Union and Eastern Europe, and he announced that another major paper on U.S.
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