Page 7, 2nd December 1949

2nd December 1949
Page 7
Page 7, 2nd December 1949 — Continue Struggle
Close

Report an error

Noticed an error on this page?
If you've noticed an error in this article please click here to report it.

Tags

People: Nottingham, Ellis
Locations: Lincoln

Share


Related articles

Our Own Schools Or None !

Page 7 from 13th December 1946

Schools Question Is Above All Politics

Page 7 from 25th November 1949

Mgr. Ellis Replies To Schumacher

Page 1 from 6th December 1946

Mgr. Ellis Opens Civic Welcome For S.v.p.

Page 5 from 25th June 1948

Bishop Visits Half A Church

Page 5 from 10th April 1953

Continue Struggle

-Mgr. Ellis

From Our Own Correspondent

NorrmutmAK.

Mgr. Ellis, Bishop of Nottingham, spoke once more on the schools' question when he opened a bazaar at Iincoln in aid of the school building fund of the Church of Our Lady of Lincoln, the Oval, St. Giles. " You will have noticed," said Bishop Ellis, " that the headquarters of both political parties have said they cannot see their way to building any further Catholic schools. Do not be dismayed by that but continue your struggle for justice." Catholics were paying rates and taxes for education as were other citizens and on top of that they had to find something between £50,000,000 and £60.000.000 for the sake of relieious teaching in schools, which really meant they had to pay for the sake of conscience. Opened in 1943 when Our Lady's first became a separate parish, this has now reached £2,000 towards the 06.000 aimed at for church and school building purposes.




blog comments powered by Disqus