14th February 1947

14th February 1947
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Lord Lindsay On Communist China Was "rich In Errors" Says...

'From a Special Correspondent On January 23, in the House of Lords, Lord Lindsay called on the Government to insist on sending British representatives to Yenan, stronghold of......

Two New Bishops

Mgr. Masterson is New Archbishop of Birmingham; Fr. Petit Bishop of Menevia The Pope has appointed two new British Bishops, Mgr. Canon Masterson, Vicar-General of Salford is......

Religion Matters For All School Subjects

—says Cardinal "True Christian education is the training of a child of God, first and foremost" In a comprehensive speech, more fully reported on another page in this issue,......

Hungarian Cardinal Appeals To The King

Cardinal Mindszenty, Primate of Hungary, has now sent tele grams to the Pope, the King and to President Truman appealing for their intervention on behalf of Hungarians now......

Woman's Biography Causes Stir

A Spanish woman writer and politician has caused a sensation in Madrid with an autobiographical story of 20 years in the Spanish Socialist Movement, which ended in her return to......

People And Freedom Group Open To Non-catholics

The People and Freedom Group, the British Christian-Democratic organisation, decided at a meetin g on February 5, held at the Interval Glut,. to on its membership to......

Nun Honoured For Child Welfare

Director of the famous Notre Dame Child Guidance Clinic in Glasgow, Sister Marie Hilda has been awarded the cross Pro Ecelesta et Pontifice by the Pope. The cross was conveyed......

Students Boycott Cinema

In support of the protests of Archbishop John Cantwell, of South California, against the film Duel in the Sun," on the score of its " indecency, brutality and immorality,"......

The Working Man Must Regain His Human Dignity

—sa ys Cardinal Frings " If we do not sit ceed in restoring the human dignity of the so-called proletarian, the world will not recover its inner peace," says Cardinal Frings,......

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Catholic Catholic Ex-servicemen

SIR,-There seems to be some misunderstanding regarding my suggestion for a movement of exServicemen. I am very well aware of the excellent work that is being done by many of......

Moslems And Christians

Sts,-May I be allowed to cornment on the account given by your staff reporter of the views of Mr. Yousef Sahyoun, of the Palestinian Arab delegation, on the question of......

Eric Gill's Altar Piece

Slk-For the information of your correspondent and others who may he interested, may I explain briefly how the monkey comes to be missing from the carving recently put in place......

Former U-boat Commander

S1.11,-The magnanimity and generosity with which your paper published some articles about German prisoners of war encourage me that also this letter-that wants to be nothing but......

The Yim Party

Ste.-A world war is now on between Christian " give and take" (G-A-T) and Communist " yours is mine" (Y - 1 - M). The two concepts clash everywhere. " Give and take " is the......

Catholic Trade Monists

SIR,-One of the points quoted in last week's CATHOLIC HERALD from 1 . ;.e Idea, a leaflet explaining the objects of his association, by Mr. M. Brennan, I.P., Secretary of the......

Tiie Means Of Priests

S1R,-In your interesting leading article entitled " Trust the Laity," you say: " Happily in the Catholic Church we are not faced with this precise problem. 1 he celibacy of the......

Catholic Teachers

SIR-In one short paragraph, Mr. Donnelly: (a) misrepresents me; (b) misspells my name twice, and (c) questions my sincerity. As briefly as possible I would reply: (a) I did not......

Ten Mrs. Mopps

stik,—I was interested to see Grace Conway's article on "Ten Mrs. Mopps" but my interest changed to amazement as I read. These altniistic young ladies surely couldn't have......

! Points From Let Ters Moire Belloc, Prophet The Allusion In

the Profile of Hilaire Belloc to his prophetic qualities recalled to my mind his prophetic pronouncement at the mass meeting at the first National Catholic Congress at Leeds in......

Answers

Where Can I get information and advice as to Catholic behaviour in the married state? Try Love, Marriage, and Chastity (Shoed and Ward, 3s.), and consult a priest, a Catholic......

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Sharing With Our Ex-enemies

Father Martindale in this article suggests the possibility that schools or parishes might adopt O UR Lord said: " Where thy treasure is. there will thy heart be also." What do......

Earth And Ourselves

ELECTRIC EELS ONE cheerful thought in these depressing dos is the number of soentific discoveries that are being made for the benefit and not the destruction of mankind. We......

Books Received I

Education and Crisis. By Basil A. Fletcher. (University of London• Press, 4s. 6d.). This is the fourth publication in the series under the general editorship of W. R. Niblett,......

Of People

A Nun—and One Who Should Have Known a Nun Mother F. A. Forbes. Letters and Short Memoir, By 6. L. Sheil. (Longman's, 8s. 6d.) From My Corner Beta By Wilson Midgley. (Chaterson......

Retire The Robots !

IF I had anything to do with the '`' grading of films I would give the " Horror-plus " mark to all dealing with frozen - faced gangsters and their luxury-gowned dolls, molls or,......

Theatre

Irish Magic A LITTLE magic is a dangerous theme, especlally when the play is modern and the magic Irish. Unfortunately. Michael MacLiarnmoir has not been long enough in this......

Garden

ADVANTAGES OF WINTER MANY plants that were in a tender e. a state (like lettuces in frames, or beans outside) have perished in the recent hard weather. We shall have to write......

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[catholic . Profiles: 921 Barbara Barclay Cartgr S He Was...

one of those lovely places under the bluest of skies whose names, as your eyes roam over a map of California, seem to swell into a mighty and glorious Litany of Saints so that......

Uestions Of The Week

By -Michael de la Bedogere The Fuel Crisis THE fuel crisis has once again shown all the politicians in a bad light. Nor have a .number of newspapers been far behind the......

Getting Rid Of A Bad Taste

F ATHER Martindale, in an article in this issue, has put us all in his debt by suggesting a scheme of " adoption " by institutions in this country of institutions of a like kind......

A Layman's Pulpit

The Divine Pity IN approaching that Cross which so strongly excites our compassion. we shall do well to recall the words which the Sufferer on His way to Calvary addressed to......

Kalendair February 16-22

Sunday. February 16. Quinqua gesima. (Purple.) Monday, February 17. Feria, (Purple.) Tuesday, February 18 (Shrove Tuesday). St. Simeon, Bishop and Martyr, 116. (Red)......

Feminine Forum

Pro Ecclesia et Pontifice THE news that the Holy Father has conferred the Cross Pro Eeclesia et Pontifice on four members of the C.W.L. for their work with the Huts and......

In A Few Words

Respect for Ellen M ISS Ellen Wilkinson at least " agreed with Bernard Shaw, who said (in effect) in the Devil's Disciple that men have the most idiotic notions about war and......

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Are We Half-catholics?

—BERNARD SULLIVAN " Are we really Catholics or only half Catholics ?" asked Bernard Sullivan, the Trade Union leader, speaking in the series, " The Catho. 1ic in the World......

Let Me Give You

A FAIR CASH OFFER Turn out your unwanted articles — sound or broken watches, clobles, beads, brooches, rings, toys, lighters, fountain pens, stamp collections, broken wireless......

Of Persons And Places

At Swansea, Catholics are to make a direct appeal to the Minister of Education as a result of the Local Education Authority's refusal to include a plan for Catholic Secondary......

The Pope.

received in audience by His Holiness h Mr. Christian Verdult, a Chelmsford Catholic, headed the poll in the Town Council by-elections, despite loudspeaker appeals by his Labour......

Notts Priests Study Y.c.w.

A " Priests' Day " in cornicetion with the Young Christian Workers' movement—the first of its kind to take place in the Nottingham diocese—will be held at St. Joseph's Convent,......

You Have Immense Power For Good ! "

The Cardinal Speaks To Teachers The Marla Assumpta Teachers Training College in London was opened last Tuesday by Cardinal Griffin. Lord Pakenhanz who is Chairman of the Board......

There Are 300,000 Polish D.p.s

More than 300,000 Polish Displaced Persons are still in Germany. Although nearly two years have elapsed since their liberation, they continue to live in illequipped camps and......

Middlesex Schools' Controversy

At the monthly meeting of the Middlesex Education Committee on Monday last, the chairman, Mrs. M. Forbes, ruled that it was out of order for the Committee to recommend that the......

It Is Man Not Class That Counts

—Fr. Gordon, S.J....

" The Church's Social Message Calls For A Widespread Return

to religion, the recognition of the individual, the sacredness of family life and the placing of a true philosophy of living and not just cleverness at earning money as the goal......

Communists Are Not Christians Welsh Students' Emphatic "no"!

FOR THE FIRST TIME IN THE HISTORY OF CARDIFF UNIVERSITY UNION, A LEFT-WING MOTION WAS DEFEATED BY AN OVERWHELMING MAJORITY LAST FRIDAY, WHEN FR. J. C. HEENAN OPPOSED THE MOTION......

London Shrines To Have Their Pilgrims

London has many places of Catholic interest within the city arid its environs. These shrines are to have their pilgrims. The pilgrimages have been organised by the Civil......

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Reds Accuse Bishop Of

" Spying ,f By Fr. PATRICK O'CONNOR Accused by the Japanese during the war of espionage and collaboration on behalf of Chinese Reds, Bishop Ignatius Krause, of Shuntehfu in......

Butlin To Brighten Eire

By the EARL OF WICKLOW Mr. William Butlin has disclosed his plans for Eire. For some time past there have been rumours that the blessings dispensed by Butlin's, Ltd., would not......

Cardinal Confident Of Poland's Future

Although eschewing comment on the recent obviously Red-rigged elections, Cardinal Hlond, Primate of Poland, in an exclusive statement to G. R. Brunst, of the N.C.W.C. News......

Mr. Stokes On Germany

between three and four million German prisoners of war whore skill and industry are desperately required in their own land." "You have spoken of the 'spiritual and moral......

No Democracy Without Faith In Cod

" It is worse than useless to cry out against Communism—it is old-fashioned and stupid. The best defence against the spread of Communism is enlightened, well-ordered social......

Vatican Paper Calls Treaties "diktats"

The Osservatore Romano describes the five peace treaties with Italy and the Axis satellites, signed in Paris on Monday last as " diktats " and warns the Allies that the " final......

Send Back Our P.o.w. Miners

—says Catholic Youth Pointing out that tens of thousands of German trained coal miners are still prisoners of war of the Allies, the Catholic Youth Association of the......

The Osservatore •romano Has Replied To Accusations...

organisations for their abstention from the "World Federation of Democratic Youth," whose Planned Congress at Prague was reported last week. The Osservatore justifies their......

Rash Cleared

After years of trouble feel I must write to thank you for your most wonderful Skin Balm. I have spent pounds on myself to no effect but after using your Balm for two months I......