19th September 1947

19th September 1947
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What We Think Have You Heard The Pope ?

alone non-Catholics) in Great Britain have studied and assimilated the words of the Holy Father, given to the world during these last few weeks? We believe that we should get a......

The Pope's Third Call :

TO ALL THE CATHOLIC WOMEN OF THE WORLD A third great Papal lead has quickly followed the letter to President Truman and the speech to Italian Catholic Action. This third......

Czech Leader In. London Says:

"We Want A United Europe" By ANDREW BOYLE The anxiety of Czech Catholics not to be isolated from Western Europe—" with which we share definite spiritual and cultural bonds......

New Hungarian Party Is Not Catholic

The Hungarian Democratic People's Party which emerged as second strongest group after the recent elections is in no way connected with the Church and cannot be considered as......

This Week's " C.h. " Questionnaire Who Came To Canterbury...

father's head?—Page 5. WHOSE bones can he seen in Broad Street? -- Page 2. IN WHAT part of England is unemployment still rife? — Page 3. WHAT gentleman from Soho should visit......

A Lively And Supernatural Faith The Pope Spoke Of A

" proud, alert, intrepid, firm and lively faith in truth and in the triumph of Catholic doctrine," contrasting this with the more or less atheistic doctrines which try to......

Women In Industry

Crisis Campaign A Mistake —MGR. ELLIS From Our Own Correspondent. "Panic legislation does not work," said Mgr. Ellis. Bishop of Nottingham, last week, to the C.W.L, in his......

Brentwood School Strike

Parents Defy Authority Parents of the 90 children from seven parishes, on strike because they have been refused admission to the only Catholic secondary school in the Brentford......

50th Anniversary Of Little Flower's Death

The quality of spiritual childhood and the way it differs from actual childhood were themes studied by the Holy Father in a letter to the Bishop of Bayeux to commemorate the......

Anti-catholic School Books In British Zone

By MAX JORDAN Deep resentment has been caused among Catholics throughout the British zone of occupation of Germany by the adoption in the schools of the province of......

Papal Film Completed The Film " War Against War," In

which the Pope males his first appearance in a film other than a news tea has been finished. The last scenes were shot at the huge gathering of th e Italia n Metes Catholic......

Honour For Sigrid Undset

For the first time in its WO years' history the Grand Cross of the Order of St. Olaf has been bestowed by King Haakon of Norway upon a woman not of royal blood. She is Sigrid......

Yugoslav Killers Excommunicated

Three More Priests Arrested With the announcement from the Holy See that all those who participated "physically or morally in the criminal aggression " on August 24, in Venezia......

Empire Cardinals For U.s.a.

After their tour of the Dominion of Canada the three British Empire Cardinals, Car dinal Griffin, of Westminster, Cardinal Gilroy, of Australia, and Cardinal McGuigan, of......

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A Directory Of Schools And Colleges

SALESIAN couzins V ARNBOROUGH. Hampshire. Independent Boarding and Day Grammar School. Usual Examinations. Boys accepted from 10 years.-For prospectus apply in the Itecior.......

Letters

THE ANGLICAN POSITION StR,—Thc Anglican curate's experience of the C. of E, as quoted in your paper of September 12, 1947, is very misleading in stating that the beliefs of the......

The Pope And War

Snt,—Mr. Lunn may well challenge me to produce Papal utterances urging us to accept a Hitler victory; for, of course, they no more exist than those urging Germans to accept......

Catholics And Politics

Sta,—You ask that letters should be constructive rather than merely critical. 1 feel that the most pressing contribution to constructive effort would be the abandonment of......

1 Points From Letters The "vezelay" Way I Would Like To

back the chaplain's account of the Men's " Vezelay " Pilgrimage to Walsingham with the impression they made on an outsider seeing them for the first time on their entry into......

Answers

May a Catholic submit to hypnotism? Yes; " for a grave reason if suitable precautions . . . are taken and if there is no superstition or scandal." (Davis: Moral Theology, II.)......

Small Parish In Wales Needs Your Help

If you would like to support AN OUTPOST OF THE Ferris in the heart of a CALVINIST COUNTRYSIDE, then send us help to carry out repairs to the CHURCH OF THE SACRED HEART. Send us......

A Priest Of Your Own

It is not given to every home to count a Priest among its children but every Family can have its " own Priest" by helping a Student on towards the Sacred Priesthood. Your family......

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51.assifieds (contd.) T Ions • Acani A I I Tat. Carrels

aa medical seeretaryreceptionist. dicta:art-caterers, hotel nook-keepers managers, prolesSIOnal liotolekeePeta arc open. Train by successful postal course. Brochures (3d.),......

They Want Work

Where Unemployment Is Still A Reality llllllll llllllll by THE poster " We Work or Want may be suppressed in some parts of the North-East. Reason is that there are nearly......

Fil Ms By Grace Conway

GENIUS IN TRAVAIL ONE of the lesser curiosities of history is the way iu whicl the master musicians have come down to us in the guise of self pitying martyrs who never smiled......

Ex-servicetn En

Unemployed A goori number of ex-Servicemen are among the unemployed. Some of them had no regular jobs before joining up. Others have returned E, find that their old jobs have......

Science Demands God

Does Science Deny God ? By C. L. Bishop. (William Earl and Co. Ltd.. 6s.) THIS is a fascinating and stimu ' lating little. book which answers the question in its titleas you......

Garden

FROST IS COMING E do not know when frost will come: we must he ready in good time. Half-hardy plants include the dahlia and the runner bean; when these go black or shrivelled,......

2,000 Clerks For New Ministry Although The New Ministry Of

National Insurance at Newcastle now employs 2,000 clerks, there are plenty of clerical workers unemployed in the area. One man told me that he had applied for nearly 100 jobs......

Theatre

I SHOULD take the whole family over 16 to see One, Two, Three (Dust. Yoak ' s) to revel in the rich, apparently meek. irony of Binnie Hale; to relish Sonnie as he harpoons......

... Family Matters . I Phil O Mena By L

The Other Man's Poing of View I WAS talking the other day to a Belgian visiting England for the second time since the end of the War. " Tell me, " I said, " what are your......

Don't Miss A Single Copy

Subscribe to-day to the European Edition of this 1 nternatio no Catholic Magazine tT. amazed at the 1711Mellae variety 01 interest an est exce llent o i...

Indigestion

BOTHERED HER Then She Took MACLEAN BRAND STOMACH POWDER Bristol Dear Sirs, May I thank you for the wonderful relief I have obtained from Macleans Stomach Powder. Isuffcr.4 f......

" Wonderful Relief"

Another Indigestion sufferer finds relief ! This constant volume of praise for Maclean Brand Stomach Powder is convincing evidence of its efficacy in relieving Heartburn,......

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Are We Doing Our Job By Anglicans?

F OR some years now Catholics in this country seem to have grown disinterested in the ecclesiastical position of the Church of England. This disinterestedness is in startling......

The Fruits Of Victory: Autumn, 1947

By Michael de la Bedoyere into a Free Territory, and without even the constitution, order and relative peace of pre-war Danzig. Rioting and .bloodshed have already marked the......

Catholic Workers' Notebook

DANGEROUS SHALLOWNESS THE growth of the Association of Catholic Trade Unionists and others within industry, is a significant thing in Catholic life. It is a sign of the growing......

In A Few Words

The Best Cricket Story "Ti was. I believe, in one of Sir John's matches that two batsmen took root. His teams varied in talents and membership every match. At last one of the......

Wise And Otherwise

" Yugoslavia to-day is a model of religious freedom and tolerance."— William Rust—Daily Worker, "Every noteworthy human achievement has been done for the glory of God and......

Your Daily Mass Guide

September 21-27 Sunday, September 21. St. Matthew. (Red) d. 2 cl., Comm. and Last Gospel of 17th Sunday after Pentecost. Pref. of the Apostles. Monday. September 22. St, Thomas......

All Sorts

Fr.Bernar4 Basset,S17: : 1 .W.WINWOM Are Fashions Sinful? MISS M. T. of Bradford writes "" What is your candid opinion of the fashions of to-day 7 Are they immoral and are......

Catholic Pr1k Files 1 21

ELEANOR SPILMONT UNDER a quiet and retiring manner we sometimes find a character of great force and vitality—mark of a soul possessing a high degree of spirituality, Such a......

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Civil Service Catholic Guild

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 4th (not Sept. 20th, as previously announced) PILGRIMAGE to St. Edmund's College, Ware, in honour of the Douai Martyrs. Assemble Main Door, Westminster......

Canterbury Receives 5,000

CATHOLIC PILGRIMS They Came by Pram, Bus and Train Led by Mgr. Amigo, Archbishop, Bishop of Southwark, 5,000 pilgrims, organised by the Knights of St. Columba, made their way......

English Girls' Gift For Pope

Front a Special Correspondent Gifts of white vestments, including a Gothic chasuble, were presented to the Holy Father by members of the Catholic Action Girls' Organisation as......

K.s.c. Club Will Close The St. Columba Catholic Services...

Eaton Square, London, will close down. at the end of the month. Founded by the Knights of St. Columba, and opened by Cardinal Hinsley, in 1940, it will be the last of the......

The Bishops Ask For Prayers For England

The following announcement was issued from Archbishop's House, Westminster, on Monday. In connection with the sixtieth anniversary of the foundation of the Guild of Our Lady of......

"catholic Herald" Adoption Scheme

SPECIAL APPEAL FOR THE OPENING OF THE AUTUMN TERM TO TEACHERS AND PUPILS IN ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS. • M AY we particularly draw the attention of our readers who are teachers in......

At Great Cardiff Rally C.y.m.s. Is Told:

" Our Lady Will Convert Wales" By W. W. WALDRON Calling upon the Catholic Young Men's Society to carefully watch the trend of events in the post-war world, Canon Edward James,......

The Laity Must Convert England

—Fr. Agnellus By a Staff Reporter "If England ever is converted it will be by people like you rather than people like me," said fr. Agnellus Andrew, O.F.M. to Catholic teachers......

When Everyone's Snuffing And Sneezing You Do This

Take a pinch of BESORBON medicinal snuff. That's all. You won't catch their beastly colds. For the very good reason that BESORBON kills the cold germ and disinfects the nasal......

As Vatican Envoy?

Parents Shirk Responsibility "Parents are inclined to shift the responsibility of their children on to the shoulders of others." Fr. H. Waterhouse, Si., said this on Sunday......

Liverpool Parents Win School Dispute

By FRANK DOOL1N Parents of girls attending Broughton Hall High School, West Derby, Liverpool, who threatened to test in the High Court a refusal of the Ministry of Education to......

Commander In Italy

acting Supreme Commander of Allied Forces in the Mediterranean, may became President Truman's personal representative in the Vatican on his retirement from the Army, according......

Sex Is God-given, Not To Be Degraded

—FR. HOWELL, S.J. " Though we may be sometimes disheartened by the tremendous hatred in the world," said Fr. Clifford Howell, S.J., at Sacred Heart Church, Blackburn, " the......

Missions Exhibition At Woburn Sands

Organised by Our Lady's Missionary League, a Missionary Exhibition, believed to be the first of its kind, was held at Woburn Sands, Bucks, last week. Many stalls were devoted......

Ecclesiastical And Arum Information

BISHOPS' ENGAGEMENTS Northampton For Mgr. Parker, Bishop of Northampton: Saturday, September 20. Ordination at the Friary, East Berghull. Sunday, September 21. Visitation, 11......

When Indigestion Makes Your Tasks Seem Never To Be Done

Two Rennies, slowly sucked like sweets, Miler CUCfl housework fitn I Those nagging pains after meals, that feeling of fullness which makes everything seem an effort, may be......

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Dutch News Letter

Moscow Is Behind Revolt !n Indonesia From Our Dutch Correspondent On August 4 the Partai Kommunis Indonesia broadcast a message from Radio Djokja, calling on the Indonesian......

The Pope's Call To Women

religious interests are in jeopardy, was a heavy responsibility, a grave and fatal sin of omission. Fidelity to the Church's Social Programme Here the Pope warned against......

Fr. Martindale Found Portugal A Happy Country

SALAZAR BROUGHT ORDER FROM CHAOS By W. J. IGOE Back home, looking a little tired, and a little depressed by the contrast between Portugal and England, Fr. Martindale, when I......

Theresa Neumann's Severe Sufferings

Theresa Neumann, stigmatised peasant woman of Konnersreuth, Bavaria, went through unusually severe sufferings on the Feast of the Sacred Heart, according to a report of the......

Listen To This

FR. JOHN HASLIP conducts the morning service from the Church of St. Edward the Confessor at Peverell, Plymouth. West of England Home Service. September 21, 9.30 a.m. FR. PETER......

Irish News Letter

EIRE WALKS TO WORK By the EARL OF WICKLOW At the time of writing the transport strike continues, and shows no sign of coming to an end. At the hearing before the Labour Court......

The President And Farmers' Wives The President Has...

the first permanent headquarters of the Macro nu Feirme (the Young Farmers' Clubs Movement), at Athy, Co Kildare. He said he welcomed the movement as an attempt to raise the......

Ex-soviet Spy, Refugee In France, Says

REDS COMMITTED MASS SACRILEGE By a Special Correspondent Organised sacrilege has become part of Soviet policy as Russia sends its colonising troops through Eastern and Central......

Indian A.c.t.u. Opens New Drive

A vigorous drive is going on in the Archdiocese of Verapoly, in South India, to federatethe different Catholic Labour Associations and to start new ones. Mgr. Attipetty, the......

This Family Beat Last Winter

They can beat this one, too! TT was just about as bad as a winter I can be, What with the shortages and fuel cuts and all that bitter weather: the worst Grandad had ever known......

Get Whites

WHITE without bleaching! N O need to use harmful bleaches or harsh soaps to get your whites whiter than ever before. Oxydol's mountains of long-lasting lather ease dirt out......

I Couldn't Sleep

RHEUMATISM left me nearly helpless "Last Aprill was very ill with Rheumatism, my hands and feet swelled up. I couldn't sleep, hardly walk, in fact I was nearly helpless. I met......

Quick, Safe Relief From

Neuralgia You can take Phensic with, oa without water. Either way, these effective little pain-killing tonic tablets are soon absorbed into the bloodstream to bring longed-for......