20th June 1947

20th June 1947
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Sectarianism Of Ulster Our Responsibility

Five-Hour Debate On Northern Ireland Provides Fireworks But No Division The House of Commons on Friday last debated for fully five hours the sectarianism, religious and......

New Bishop Auxiliary To Cardinal

Mgr. Canon George L. Craven has been appointed by the Pope Auxiliary to the Cardinal Archbishop of Westminster and Titular Bishop of Sebastopolis. Mgr. Canon Craven, who is 63,......

Nine Cardinals And 200,000 Pilgrims At Opening Of...

At least 200,000 pilgrims were present in Ottawa on Wednesday last, when Canada's National Marian Congress opened. Nine Cardinals, the largest number ever to be gathered......

Eastern Rite Day To-day, (friday), The Morning Will Be Given

over to Catholics of the Eastern Rite. Mass, at the Cathedral, will be celebrated by Mgr. Ladyka, Apostolic Exarch to the Ukrainians of Canada, and the sermon. in French, will......

Two New Jesuit Saints On Sunday

On Sunday next, June 22, there will be three new saints, two of whom are Jesuit priests. On that day the Pope solemnly canonises Blessed John Cafasso, an Italian diocesan......

Motor Cyclists' Noisy Tribute To The Pope

The Pope, on Sunday last, June 15, blessed hundreds of motor cyclists, who had called him to the balcony, not by the traditional cry, " ll Papa," but by blowing their horns and......

Protest Rally In London Next Month

A Catholic rally to protest against the persecution of the Church in Yugoslavia, is to be held on Sunday, July 13, at 3 p.m.. in the Palace Theatre, Cambridge Circus, W.I. The......

Be Loyal To The Faith, Don't Lose Hope

—Mgr. Ellis Tells Mourning Poles In accordance with Article 19 of the Polish Constitution of 1935, President Raczkiewicz nominated as his successor Mr. August Zaleski. who took......

French Deport Germans

The French Military Government has issued deportation orders to 495 German families in the Saar district whom it described as " a danger to security."...

'ex-dachau Archbishop I Wins On Schools' Issue

By ANDREW BOYLE "I can tell you however, that here, too, a compromise solution is more than likely. Negotiations are now going on which will probably result in Catholics being......

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Letters

CATHOLIC PACIFISTS SIR,—In the course of a recent "Brains Trust " I was asked a very direct question concerning the Christian attitude towards Atomic War. I told my questioner......

Ignorance Of The Faith

SIR, — As a priest, and a convert, I am more than alarmed at the very low level of religious knowledge prevailing among our people. The definite advance now being made by the......

Expediency Or Principle

Sr,—In your leading article on India (June 6), you seem to have laid yourself open to the charge of camouflaging expediency with hypocrisy. You say: No matter how ignorant. no......

1 Points From Let Ters Private Schools " Verifer " Would

like all private schools (and I hope this includes the " permanent " ones) inspected. As a teacher of some twenty years' varied experience I cry "Yes"—but by intelligent......

Answers

Does " Cnurcning imply that a mother Is " unclean " or " possessed "7 Certainly not ; after reciting a joyful Psalm in which the mother is referred to as one " innocent of hand......

A Priest Of Your Own

it is not given Co every home to counl a Priest among its children but every Family can have its " own Priest " by helping a Strident on towards the Sacred Priesthood Your......

Postwoman Had To Give Up Work

Now Pain AU Cone Through The Salta We Specially Recommend For Women For four years Mrs. IL J., of Walley Range, Manchester, was a Postwoman. Then she had to give up, run-down,......

An Appeal To All Lovers And Clients Of The Little Flower

In honour of the Little Flower, St. reresa, we Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate have erected a very spacious church and schools for well - nigh 2,000 children—all this we......

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Are We Too Radical?

Asks an Ex-Service Catholic Actionist now back and lost in the home parish is HE RIGHT? I HAVE posed the question Are We Too Radical? because the crux of the matter really......

Red-hot Enthusiasm, Let's Get Moving.

Parish priests-if there is not an organisation in your parish which covers discussion-group act iv ities, invite all the ex-Servicemen in your area (and conscripts if there is a......

Earth And Ourselves

THE SORREL IT is not only the lilac and the A lavender, the lupins, peonies and clematis-to mention only some of our garden glories -that have been blooming so luxuriantly......

Fil Ms By Grace Conway

Pendulum Swing THE Victorian attitude of hushhush, head-in-the-sand, cotton-wool. to anything that concerned child-bearing, has been slowly retreating before the realism of......

"how World Peace Was Secured"

An Historical Retrospect for 1950 A.D. Invented by Commander C. L. Kerr ALL of us can recall with little difficulty the nightmare days of the immediate post-war years,......

Theatre

Turan dot N OT since seeing opera in Russia have I witnessed a more spectacular production than the present one of Turandot at COVENT GARDEN. Michael Benthall has piled climax......

His Indigestion Yielded

To MACLEAN BRAND STOMACH POWDER Hounslow Dear Sirs, i feel it my duty to pay this grateful tribute to your Macleans Stomach Powder. Having suffered from Indiges tion I am now......

Two Tablets Of Phensic Quickly Relieve

Neuritis When you come to think of it, it is very remarkable what can be done with a couple of tablets of Phensic. Taken with, or without, water they are so quickly absorbed as......

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Not By Dollars Alone

B RITAIN and France are showing a very commendable speed in getting to work to see how the Marshall plan can best be realised. Indeed, it is no longer a matter of secrecy that......

Persecution

INC E bitter complaints about persecution of Catholics in Northern Ireland were voiced in the columns of this paper, the world standard of " persecution " has greatly risen.......

A Jesuit Lead

I T is vets interesting to read in the British Weekly a review of a book of essays called Protestantisme Francais, contributed to for the most part by Calvinists, but the last......

Mauriac Speaks Out

I N two leading articles of the Figaro, Francois Mauriac has protested in the strongest and most indignant terms against the travesties of justice which are still taking place......

Kalendar

June 22-28 Sunday, June 22. Fourth Sunday after Pentecost. (Green.) Monday, June 23. Vigil of Nativity of St. John the Baptist. (Purple.) Tuesday, June 24. The Nativity of St.......

In A Few Words

La Fete Dieu VOIR the first time in many years 1 had the happiness this year of attending a Carpus Christi procession in a wholly Catholic town. What a consolation it......

Continental Journey

lig Michael de la iledoyere Since it would he ralher unnatural to maintain the more impersonal note of "Questions of the Week" when describing certain aspects of a brief......

Catholic Profiles : /081

ROSALIND MURRAY IT is a truism that as the world grows older, if not wiser, and as the debatable benefits of specialisation in every human pursuit are scattered more widely......

A Layman's Pulpit

Nature's Priests .w HEN the priest offers on the altar bread and wine, that they may become the matter of the Sacrament, he is acting as the representative not only of the......

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International Choirs Singers Representative Of The Choirs...

and Portugal sang the Mass in company with warwounded British soldiers, Poles, and Visitors from many places—a living manifestation of the Eisteddfod motto: Byd gwyn fydd hyd a......

Said Mgr, Petit The Bishop Of Menevia Said Great Interest

had been shown in the return of the Cistercians to their former home, but he had heard no criticism. For Catholics there was a tremendous nostalgia in dwelling on the arts that......

Delegates Gathered In London For Canada

By a Staff Reporter Delegates from all parts of the Continent converged on London this week-end and assembled at the Young Christian Worker Headquarters, on their way to the......

Cardinal Tien Says

Cardinal Tien, Archbishop of Peking and Primate of all China, in a letter to Fr. Villeneuve, 0.M.I., national chaplain of the Canadian Y.C.W., which was made public recently,......

The Pope's Three Points

The Pope, in an important letter to Mgr. Joseph Charbonneau, Archbishop of Montreal, in connection with the International Study Week to be held in that city, gives three......

Honour For Canon Cardijn

The University of Ottawa has announced that an honorary degree of Doctor of Laws will be bestowed upon Canon Joseph Cardijn, founder and international chaplain of the Young......

Hungarian Mission Leaves Rome

Professor Laszlo Toth, bead of the Hungarian mission to Vatican CitY, is returning to Budapest this week after suspension of the talks between the Holy See and Hungary aimed at......

Southern India's New Saint Was A Martyr To The...

[Blessed John de Britto, Portuguese priest of the Society of Jesus. is one of the three Beati to be canonized on Sunday next, June 22]. In 1639 there was a prisoner at Oreiour,......

Man Must Know God

And 1-us Laws -The Pope Tells Dutch Journalists Dutch Journalists Front our Netherlands Car respondent "Man must know God and obey His laws, there is no other way to unity and......

Cardinal Primate Urges Spaniards To Vote On July 6

Cardinal 'Ma y Deniel, Archbishop of Toledo and Primate of Spain, has called on all Catholics to exercise their right to vote in the referendum of July 6, according to the......

Listen To This

MGR, I. MASTERSON, Archbishop of Birmingham, will preach at the Evening Service from Father Hudson's Homes for Children, Coleshill, Birmingham, conducted by Fr. W. Flint,......

Follow Your Conscience

" The Church calls on all its faithful to follow the guidance of their consciences, seeking the welfare of the Church and country which are both based on peace and social......

Get Whites White Kto Need To Use In Harmful Bleaches

Or harsh soaps to get your whites whiter than ever before. Oxydol's mountains of long-lasting lather ease dirt out safety. Its busy, pure and speedy suds contain no bleach of......

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First Issue-just Out • T

THE DUBLIN REVIEW The historic Catholic journal founded by Daniel O'Connell and Cardinal Wiseman in 1836 now appears in a New Series of Double-size issues, edited by' T. F.......

Decline And Restoration Of Taste

By IRIS CONLAY DIE exhibition of French • tapestry at the " Vie and Al " has been one of the joys of spring. An art form little practised in this country, it was a revelation......

Gramophone Recordings

H.M.V. Sibelius. Symphonic Poem. Tapiola, Sir Thomas Beecham and the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Two records, 4 sides; DR 6412-3. A great recording of this important work.......

Books Received I

The Passion Left Behind. By Lewis Masefield. (Faber. 8s_ 6d.) is posthumously introduced by the au thor's father. It is an interesting, if somewhat documentary account of young......

Feminine Forum Not For Lounging I Conway

PEOPLE who sigh to be film stars, best-selling novelists, famous actors, probably go on sighing for the rest of their lives. In the meantime, those they wish to be are not......

Preaching To Priests /1, Retreat For Priests. Ronald...

Reviewed by NOR HAEL pREACHING to those who gener ally preach to others is a ticklish occupation. Fr. Knox. whose own priestly life has been exceptional in its important......

Episcopal Knock-out

The Rise of Christianity. By E. W. Barnes, Bishop of Birmingham. (Longmans. I5s.) Reviewed by J. H. CREHAN, S.J. nNE has seen the public-spirited but wholly unathletic boy......

The Small Shareholder Is Largely A Myth

The Stock Exchange. By Harold Wincott. (Sampson Low, 4s, 6d.). Reviewed by JOHN F. L. BRAY THE Stock Exchange book can be strongly recommended to all who wish to know how the......

A Scholar Of Monasticism

Collected Papers. By R. A. L. Smith, Fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge. With a Memoir by David Knowles and a Foreword by the Master of Trinity. (Long mans, 8s. 6d.).......

Don't Miss A Single Copy

Subscribe to-day to the European Edition of this International Catholic Magazine You will bc amazed at the immense variety of information contained in a. Every month there is......

Henri Gheon

The Secret of Saint Martin "it is good that M. Ghdon should have chosen to write a life of the great St. Martin of Tours, and its appearance in English, excellently translated......

The Stranger Within Our Gates

" Not Only Music, Signora." By Winifred Percival. (Sherratt, Altrincham. 8s. 6d.). Reviewed by IVOR HAEL THE author of this delightfie account of kindness to Italian......

The Secret Of The Cure D'ars

" The world-famed Cure d'Ars, as presented in this brilliant and animated study, is almost as significant as a man as he is astounding as a saint... In the words of his......

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This Association Must Inspire Catholic Workers

DOCKERS' SECRETARY AT RUISLIP From Our Special Correspondent "One of the purposes of our Association is to meet the Communist challenge and in company with those who believe......

Notts War Memorial Will Be A Pulpit

The pulpit and sounding board in St. Barnabas Cathedral, Nottingham, will be the war memorial to the Catholics of the diocese, who gave their lives in the 1914-18 and World......

Ealing Catholics Bull A School

By a Staff Reporter One Catholic parish In London, Ealing, its population Increased by the flux of war, has faced up to the problem of post-war education by deridin g to build......

First English Walking Pilgrims Set Off In August

From a Special Correspondent The first of the English pilgrimages, inspired by last year's great pilgrimage to Vezelay, in France, have been organised. On August 2, two parties......

Mgr. Petit's First Ordination On His First Visit To...

on Sunday, Mgr. Petit, Bishop of Menevia, officiated at his first ordination since he Was consecrated. The Sacrament was administered in St. Winifride's Church, and the......

Mrs. O'kelly Gets A Medal

Twenty-eight years a laundress at a Blackburn hospital, 68-year-old Mrs. Sarah O'Kelly Is one of those who received the B.E.M. in the King's Birthday Honours List. Now Head......

Middlesex Council To Hold Schools' Debate

From Our Own Correspondent Catholic schools are to be the subject of a debate at the next meeting of the Middlesex County Council. Al the instance of the Wembley Catholic......

The Clergy Will Have To Be Business Men

Priest Tells K.S.C. From Our Own Correspondent The clergy would have to show a great deal of business acumen in the days ahead : if the new Education Act was implemented, they......

Woman Needed In Public Life

-Mgr. Poskitt Commending the revival of the Public Service Committee at the 37th annual meeting of the West Riding Branch, C.W.L., at Leeds, on June 11, Mgr. H. J. Peskitt,......

Southern Pilgrims Visit The Grave Of 18th-century Franciscan

TERTIARIES IN WINCHESTER A few months less than 218 years after the death of Fr. Paul Atkinson, O.F.M., in Hurst Castle, on the Solent, 200 members of the Third Order of St.......

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Amazing New Skin Treatment

Quick healing discovery recommended by Skin Specialists At last, science has found a way to heal skin troubles. Vaiderma is the answer. This amazin g new balm q uickly ends most......

July In Lourdes.

leaving July 17. NO NIGHT TRAVEL. Conducted. Inc. Fare £30. With 1st Class Hotel in Lourdes . • Passports re q uired. Also leavin g August 26, Sept. 4, 16 & 25, & Oct. 7.......

Going... G Oing 41 Ip •

If you are short of housekeeping..money and you borrow a pound from the family next door yourWroubles are over—till you get to the end of the pound. For a long time now, we've......

Dublin's Health Services Are To Be Rationalised

'By the EARL OF WICKLOW Twelve years ago plans to.amalgamate sonic of the Dublin hospitals were prepared and discussed by the boards of some of those concerned. The money which......

N.c.w.c. Opposes Labour Bill

The National Catholic Welfare Conference of the United States has informed President Truman that it is strongly opposed to the Labour Control Bill, which would restrict most of......

King Leopold Is "innocent"

It is reported from Brussels that the Commission of Enquiry which was charged with examining the conduct of Leopold III, both before and after the war of 1940-1945, has finished......

Envoys From Poland And France In Pope's Feast Day Honours

M. Jacques Maritain, French Ambassador, and the Ambassador of the exiled Polish Government to 'the Holy See. Mr. Casimir Papee, are among the recipients of the Pope's Feast Day......

The Rebate On Northern Ireland

Continued from page one to the world what value we set upon democracy." Mr. Dclargy, the Irishman who sits for the Platting Division of Manchester, who speaks seldom, but......

If These Two Tablets Don't Bring Relief From

INDIGESTION you should see your doctor about it Almost always, indigestion, heartburn, flatulence and similar digestive upsets are due to excess acid in the stomach. Excess......

Knees Locked By Rheumatism

Kruschen Came to Her Rescue " For 10 years,' writes a married woman, "I suffered terribly with rheumatism. I heard of Kruscben Salts so often, that 1 tho c ht one day I'd try......

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don't they look fine You can laugh, chat, and enjoy life free from dental plate worry. That's the assurance you get if you sprinkle your plate in the morning with Dr. Wernet's......

Common Sense Treatment

Impurities In the blood may be a cause of prevalent ailments such as rheumatic aches and pains, stiff and painful Joints and common skin disorders. Clarke's Blood Mixture as a......

Catholic Information From Abroad

VATICAN CITY PRIVATE AUDIENCES. The Holy Father has received in private audience recently, Cardinals Luigi Lavitrano, Guiseppe Pizzardo, Domenico Jorio; Archbishop Mario Zanin,......

Tired Aching Feet Eased In 10 Mins (forri'ves)

by "Extractive Action." 11VGBEAR OF MILLIONS—the ache and throb of "-"tired, weary feet—is being conquered at last. A quick massage with Simpson's Medicated Foot Ointment......