17th January 1947

17th January 1947
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. Real East-end Welcome For The Cardinal

PRESS TO MAKE HOUSING THE FIRST PRIORITY, CARDINAL TELLS C.P.A. At the Catholic Parents Association Rally in Poplar on Sunday last (" Family Day"), Cardinal 'Griffin made three......

The Price Of A War-time Success

sto ry.... The harsh, inescapable fact is that your Electricity may occasionally be cut off for short periods during the whole of this winter. afterwards. Inconvenience......

Mgr. O'hara Is New Envoy To Bucharest Mgr. Gerald O'hara,

Bishop of Savannah, Georgia, U.S., has arrived in Rome and was received by the Pope on Monday last. Mgr. O'Hara leaves shortly for Bucharest where he will be Chargé d'Affaires......

Christians Must Speak Out For Compassion Towards Conquered

—SAYS APOSTOLIC DELEGATE IN GERMANY " We condemn this policy of revenge," says Mgr. Louis Muench, Bishop of Fargo, Dakota, Apostolic Delegate in Germany, in a pastoral letter......

Polish Army Bishop Is In London

Mgr. Joseph Gawlina, Polish Army Bishop, arrived in London on January 2, and is expected to be here for some considerable time. Mgr. Gawlina has under his care, apart from all......

" Free And Unfettered " Elections In Poland On Sunday Next

The Polish elections take place on Sunday next, January 19, amid a renewal of terrorist and police government, measures without • parallel except in Nazi and Communist dominated......

1 " Your Social Function Is The Same As Hi The Past"

The Pope Tells Patricians A withdrawal from public affairs, under the guise of neutrality, was stigmatised by the Pope as " guilty " in an address to the Roman nobility, on......

Ifrance Wants To Be

GOVERNED 'From Our Own Correspondent During the last fortnight, for the first time since the liberation, we feel that we have a Government which is determined to govern. We......

When Afield The Day's Work Is Done, You Naturally Feel

you have earned a little pampering. You pull your favourite chair a few inches nearer the fire. You arrange a stool for your feet, a cushion for your head. You settle back.......

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Letters

LIVERPOOL POLITICS SIR, Your Northern corres pondent, Mr. Frank Doolin, cannot be completely au fait with the political situation in Liverpool, with the result that it would......

Christian Unity Fellowship

Sta, — Your arresting inset on 10th January, front page, regarding the Church Unity Octave from 18th of this month, might well forrnathe basis for a Fellowship of all who in......

The Division Of Europe

The recently expressed suffrages of the electors of Austria, Hungary, Belgium, Italy, France and the four Zones of Germany all portray a common trend. They indicate in no......

! Points From , Letters Warning To Western

Londoners Your readers and others bonae voluntatis should be as widely as possible warned against the keepers of certain antique shops in the vicinity of the Catholic Churches......

Answers

Should I ask for Holy Communion before Mass? Not if you can avoid it. The time thus taken up will retard the Offering of the Holy Sacrifice, which should normally precede......

Classified Advertisemen1s

MUST BE PREPAID Send amount estimated (approx. 6 words to a Ran) plus 6d, if using BOX Number (Adjustments made AFTER insertion). MINIMUM 2 lines, Hotels and Trade 1/9 ou line......

A Directory Of Schools And Colleges

SALESIAN COLLEGE. F ARNBOROUQH, Hampshire. Boarding and Da G oy r i artsmar accepted Schoo fa L Usual a RYE ST. ANION!. THE Secular Boarding School for Girls, A Headington......

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.january

January Is the month of Resolutions-including those passed at shareholders' meetings. Companies, firms, private individuals and others engaged in business conduct an annual......

Now Ready

THE EPISTLES & GOSPELS FOR SUNDAYS & FEASTS in the version of the New Testament by Monsignor RONALD KNOX with COMMENTARIES by the same PRICE 10s. 6d. Those who......

Full Employment Is The Key

The Second Session of the Preparatory Com mittee of the Trade and Employment Conference will take place in April, and the Conference itself in the autumn. . . . PAUL DERRICK in......

Poetry

LIVING IN TIME Living in 1 intc. by Kathleen Raine (Editions Poetry Ltd., 6s.) Poems of Dedication, by Stephen Spender (Faber. 6s.). Porous of Deliverance. by A. L. Rouse......

Earth And Ourselves Earthworms

" PARTHWORMS come to the - 1 -;" surface and hiss." This is the somewhat startling entry that I have just come across in an old diary for the month of January, but it is a......

Garden

SUCKERS AND SEEDS NOBODY is being rude ! It just happens that this is a good time for removing unwelcome suckers from many established plants. These are growths springing from......

Films By Grace Conway Copper Curse S Till Tingling From The

glow of Great Expectations (and it's good news for the country as a whole that it is shortly to be generally released) we are bound to suffer something of an anticlimax at new......

Theology And Sanity

By F. J. SHEED It may sound slightly blasphemous to say that God is extraordinarily interesting and nonsense to say that sinless you sec the world as The Church sees it (which......

Books

The Beggar Douglas Newton A magnificent collection of short stories. " Recommended." -Times Lit. Sup. "Brilliant."-Universe. "Outstanding." -Cork Examiner. 9s. 6d. Marjorie and......

Imples Vanish!

THIS woman's face had begun to break out 4 ' in spots! She could do nothing with them. Then a friend suggested Valderma and at once there was a great improvement I Read below......

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Practical Christian Co-operation

T HE movement for Church Unity, to be supported this week throughout the world by the Octave of prayers, is, evidently, a very broad one. Most people will agree that the......

Itestions Of The Week '

The Socialist Split in Italy T HE Manchester Guardian's Rome correspondent has described the past week-end as possibly the most important week-end in Italian politics since the......

1catholic Profiles: 881

FR. D. J. B. HAWKINS, D.D., Ph,!). IT has been said that those who try to awaken interest in mediaeval philosophy and its relevance to modern problems are often regarded as so......

A Layman's Pulpit

Love's Epiphany freedom enjoyed by the man of science to explore and announce nature's secrets is evidence of the Creator's frankness. "Here," He says, is My creation. Probe......

Feminine Forum

Oh! The Noise! Brothers had a witty song the first line of each verse beginning " Oh, the noise—and the peepuI !" I always think of that when I read the rather snobbish,......

Salendab January 19-25

Sunday, January 19. Second Sunday after Epiphany. (Green). Monday, January 20. SS. Fabian, Pope and Martyr. 240. and Sebastian, Martyr. 288. (Red). Tuesday, January 21. St.......

In A Few Words

Prisoners and Officers A CURIOUS example of the way " the interests of German P.O.W.s may depend on an accident that few people would have thought of, has been brought to my......

T He Sweet Orange Flavour Of ' Vimaltol ' Is An

irresistible delight to children . . . and a boon to mother. It enables her—in the most pleasant of ways—to provide just that form of extra nourishment which helps to keep her......

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The • Guild Ol St. Francis De Sales

oil Must Urge the Sense of Vocation in Work” --CARDINAL TELLS CATHOLIC WRITERS " The basis of all community life is the family, and I hope that our writers and journalists will......

Students' Grants Withdrawn

By a Staff Reporter St. Stanislaus Students' Hostel at 21, Earls Court Square, London, S.W.5, organised by the Catholic Association " Veritas," was formally opened on January......

Rally At Poplar

By a Staff Reporter The tendency of the State to regard and refer to children in terms of their utility was severely criticised by Mr. Richard O'Sullivan, K.C., who dealt with......

Rest Home For Mothers Opened

Cardinal Griffin went down to Haslemere on Wednesday, to perform the opening ceremony at the new Rest Home for the Union of Catholic Mothers. The Home, details of which have......

Fr. D. J. B. Hawkins, I

D.D., Ph.D. the determination to carry the debate away from his home ground and discuss the matter at issue in terms with which they are familiar. The importance he attaches......

Rescue Society Rebuts Criticisms

" in view of the sensation-mongering 01 . 0 section of the national Press concerning the Report of the Curtis Comniission, it will no doubt be of interest to the Rescue......

P.o.w.s Send Their Thanks ...will You Please Convey My...

and the thanks of my cornrades, to all at the church who have been so kind to us. " What has been done for us by our fellow-Catholics shall never be forgotten by us, and we......

Wembley Catholics Speak Out

Catholic principles on questions of housing were loudly applauded by the 1,200 people who attended a Housing Conference at Wembley Town Hall on Friday. January 10. The audience......

Ecclesiastical' -and Other Information Bishops'

ENGAGEMENTS Westminster For Cardinal Griffin, Archbishop ief Westminster: January 20, Convent of OUT Lady of Sion, Chepstow Villas, W.11. Administers the Sacrament of......

Jubilee

PROVOST A. PEACOCK Provost A. P. Peacock, Ph.B., B.D.. was presented with a cheque for £.135 at a parish social in the Catholic Hall, to mark the occasion of his silver jubilee......

Advertise In The Catholic Press

"Has any advertisement for a school such as ours been inserted in the Catholic Press? Otherwise the advertisement is of no use to us," said Fr. Kelly, of St. Alban's Church,......

Of Persons And Places

Two Sisters of the Congregation of the Franciscan Missionaries of St. Joseph, Altrincham, Cheshire, Sisters Mary Otheran, Cecilia Mary, have sailed for the British Cameromes.......

You Wouldn't Have Caught That Cold If . . .

"I've caught your cold." Every. one has said it—yet no one need ever have cause to say it. All you have to do to escape catching other people's colds is to carry the small, fiat......

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I High Tea Time

High tea is a good old institution, and it is pleasant to sit down with the family and know you've finished with cooking for the rest of the day. Just a reminder though — do see......

America Interested In Moves For Christian Unity

In a world divided politically it is significant that among Christians efforts are made, again and again, to achieve Church unity. Among most recent efforts in that direction......

Rise In The Cost Of Living Causes Alarm

By the EARL OF WICKLOW The alarming rise in prices and the general cost of living is very much to the fore at the moment, and representations have been made to the Government by......

Limerick Strike A Good Example Of The Way In Which

the " man-in-the-street " is the one who suffers when ernployers and workers are unable to settle their difficulties in a Christian and reasonable way is now to be seen in the......

U.n.o. And U.s. Motto

Cardinal Francis Spellman, Archbishop of New York, said that the U.S. motto, "in God is our trust," was the international key to world peace. " 1 avow before the whole world......

Gormanston Castle

It is rumbured that Gormanston Castle, Co. Meath, has been acquired by a new Irish film company as a centre for its studios. The family, which are recorded in the peerage as far......

Ukranian Bishop Holds Reception

On Sunday last a reception was held at the Central Ukrainian Relief Bureau for Mgr. titular bishop of Cadi, Ivan Buchko, the only Ukranian Greek Catholic Bishop who is free and......

The Pope Praises The Argentine

"The realisation of this project will not only enrich the Argentine Republic, but will also be written in the annals of this upset and sad post-war period as a most beautiful......

Priest Interrupts His Own Requiem

While a Solemn Requiem Mass was being celebrated for him in St. Peter's Church in Shanghai, Fr. Ives Henry, S.J., the Superior of the Mission, telephoned his startled confreres......

Bishop Called As Witness At Trial Of Fr. Tiso

The trial of Fr. Tiso still continues at Bratislava. On Thursday last Mgr. Skrabfit, Bishop of Banska Bystrica, was called as a witness by the prosecution, as it is alleged that......

Catholic Information From Abroad

VATICAN CITY PRIVATE AUDIENCES were granted by the Pope recently to Cardinals Sibilia, Suburbian Bishop; Tecleschini, Datary to the Pope; Tisserant and Rossi; Archbishop......

Iat5oibt To Clear The House Of All Empty S.d.i.

mineral and squash bottles and to take them back to my retailer. Further, I resolve throughout the year to return my empties regularly and prevent their accumulation in the......