21st November 1947

21st November 1947
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Mr. Aneurin Bevan Gives "the Catholic Herald"

A PLEDGE TO PRESERVE OUR CATHOLIC HOSPITALS "I fully intend to respect and preserve the identity and character of Catholic hospitals. I have said so before. I give that......

Dogma Of The Assumption

No Definition Next Year —SAYS VATICAN Reports published in some countries that the Pope might define as a dogma, the Assumption of Our Lady next year, were authoritatively......

French Bishops Send Their

" Kiss of Peace ff By MAX JORDAN The Hierarchy of France offers " the kiss of peace " to their fellow Bishops in Germany, said Bishop Picard de la Vacquerie, chief of......

What We Think Our Monarchy

THE Royal Wedding has pro vided yet another reminder to the world of the great asset which the British people enjoy in preserving the institution of Monarchy. Yet it is......

Mgr. Howlett Has Resigned

Mgr. Howlett, who has been Administrator of Westminster Cathedral since 1906, three years after the opening of the Cathedral, has resigned owing to ill health. The new......

New Influx Of European Workers Is Big Opportunity For...

GENERAL MORGAN TELLS THE "CATHOLIC HERALD" BY A STAFF REPORTER First to comment this week on the Ministry of Labour's bald statement in a Press handout that " the number of......

I The English Metropolitans I

Cardinal Griffin, Archbishop of Westminster, Dr. Downey, Archbishop of Liverpool, and Dr. Masterson, Archbishop of Birmingham, leaving Archbishop's House, Westminster, on......

They Love The Creamy Flavour

EVERY pound of porage oats contains one ounce of fat. Every spoonful of Scott's has that Scottish oat flavour they cannot resist....

Rumanian Leader Is Sentenced

Dr. Maniu, 75-year-old leader of the opposition National Peas ant Party of Rumania, who, after a " trial " on treason charges, has been sentenced to life imprisonment, was a......

Pope's Radio To Help Find Missing

A request to the Vatican for the use of itt radio station in the search for persons missing as a result of the confusion of war, was suggested at a meeting of the Preparatory......

Germans Pray For The Success Of Foreign Ministers Germans...

in all Catholic and Protestant Churches on Wednesday last for the successful outcome of the Foreign Ministers' Conference which opens in London next Tuesday. The occasion—"......

The Pope Receives Five British Bishops

The Pope received five British Bishops in private audience on Monday last, November 17. They were; Mgr. Macdonald, Archbishop of St. Andrews and Edinburgh; Mgr. Marshall,......

November

November is the month when preparations for Christmas are made and many thousands of manufacturers, wholesalers and retailers are then working to capacity. Christmas stocks are......

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Letters

LIBERAL SPANISH PROTEST SIR,-One of the oldest Spanish statesmen, the Count of Roman ones, who has been several times Liberal Prime Minister, and who supported with all his......

Atrocity?

Sra,---ln your last issue, Miss Mary 13. Foss writes : " In an interview with a daily paper, a British officer is reported to have said, when speaking of his part in the Italian......

Chester Ton Society?

StR, - We have our Newman Association, our Plater Club, our Aquinas Society, but so far we have no Chesterton Society. Chesterton's great friend, Fr. Ignatius Rice, O.S.B.......

! Points From Let [irs " The Point Of A Needle"

Can any of your readers help me to trace the origin of the angels dancing on the point of a needle 'S legend. The Bellarmine Society can trace this no further back than......

!answers

Has the En g lish Hierarchy made any "pronouncement " about the "Oxford Group?" Yes. A statement warning Catholics against "Moral Rearmament," " Buchmanism," or the " Oxford......

An Appeal To All Lovers And Clients Of The Little Flower

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

A Priest Of Your Own

/t 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......

Small Parish In Wales Needs Your Help If You Would Like...

THE E FAITH In tht heart of a CALVINIST COUNTRYSIDE then send us help to carry out repairs to the CHURCH OF THE SACRED HEART. Send us for a JUMBLE SALE those cast-off clothes.......

Fatherly Advice For A Troublesome Cough

He's a family man and he knows that the usual cou g h& and colds will have to be faced durin g the tryin g winter months ahead. Labelling will enc. a g ain see Ms bristly safely......

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You And I And The World Crisis

By Fr. Owen F. Dudley MAY as well state that this article on the world crisis will contain no soft sayings, but hard facts. 1 believe that so far as human ,endeavour is t. -......

Catholic Workers'

NOTEBOOK HOUSEWIVES' CHOICE " EING a football fan (even though I don't attempt the pools and. have seen very few games this season) I was very interested in the transfer of......

Theatre Science Fixed Lot's Wife

THE story of Abraham and Sara, The Little Dry Thorn assotiel, remains true to the Biblical story, except for a rather comic " scientific " explanation of the fate of Lot's wife.......

Garden

PROSPECTS FOR SPRING A Fl ER the exceptionally dry summer, the wood of all fruit-bearing trees is very ripe and well lurnished with fruiting spurs. Heavy crops and the somewhat......

The Ideal Christmas Gift

Is a Subscription to the European Edition a ; this Intel notional Catholic Magazine You wilt he amazed al the immense varlets Information contalnest in it. Psery, rriOntil there......

What Happens To Us While We Skep?

Durin g the early hours of sleep our muscles relax rapidly, but the m in ount of ene rgy we use creases. This is because the chemical laboratory of the body is at work......

J.h.h., London Taxi Driver, Writes:

Kellogg's All-Bran keeps me regular . " My job doesn't allow for much exercise, and also I've often to scamp my meals. Living like that, of course I became constipated. I......

A Breakfast Cereal Relieves Constipation Naturally Jr You...

it's probably for a very simple reason: the chances are you're not eating enough "bulk." "Bulk" means the kind of food that gives the bowels and intestinal muscles something to......

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The Issue During The Coming Winter

T HE first snap of cold weather this week is a sharp reminder of the distress that will be felt throughout the European continent during the coming winter—a distress which,......

A Call To Free Trade Unions

By Michael de la Bedoyere WE naturally tend to think of Communism as a political force, and during the coming London Conference of the Foreign Ministers this will once again......

I Catholic Profiles7161

FR. DESMOND COFFEY TO use American film slang, hearing Mass in Fr. Desmond Coffey's poor little wooden shack at Bellingham, South-East London, is something " out of the world."......

I All Sorts Fr.

Purgatory TWO seasonable questions on A Purgatory have arrived this week. J.M,T. asks. " What is our exact belief about Purgatory?", to which Mrs, R. adds a supplementary . : "......

In A Few Words

The Loyal Address THE di ffi culty which faced Car d i nal Vaughan when presenting a loyal address, namely. a Prince of the Church genuflecting before a crowned Head, seems to......

By

Bernard Basset, S.J.1 By Domestic Tragedy A LITTLE girl of six was given ' a puppy east December. After two months of blissful companionship, they went playing in the woods in......

November 23-29

Sunday November 23. 26th and last Sunday after Pentecost. 2nd coll. St. Clement. 3rd. coll. St. Felicity. Cr. Pref. of The Trinity. (Green.) Monday. November 24. St. John of......

Getting The Most From The Meat Mon

Here are some suggestions for making the most of the meat ration— recipes to make meat go further, and a method of roasting the cheaper cuts so that you will vote them as tender......

Hamburgers (serves 4) Ingredients : 8 Oz. Minced Beef, 4

Os. stale bread soaked and squeezed, pinch of herbs, a level teaspoons salt, % level teaspoon pepper, 2 4 level teaspoon mustard, 4 teaspoons o a Worcester sauce, t medium sized......

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Dutch Bishops, Appeal For Ex-enemy Children

From our Netherlands Correspondent In a joint pastoral, read from the pulpit on November 16, the Cardinal-Archbishop and Bishops of the Netherlands, appealed for charity......

Se Men's Good Case Was Exploited By Trotskyites

By GERRY SHERRY Although many of the men engaged in the recent unofficial strike of seamen did not think of it as politically inspired or managed, I am convinced that here again......

Cambridge Has Scheme For A German Parish

From Our Own Correspondent CAMBRIDGE. Catholics in Cambridge are making a special effort to send a worthwhile Christmas present to the parish of St. Marien, Elberfeld, which......

Reds Are Preparing To Take Over Slovakia

BY A STAFF REPORTER There is every indication that events in Czechoslovakia are moving towards a climax and that Russia will tighten her hold on that country. THE SLOVAK A......

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An G Lo-german

Discussion Group Wants Books By a Staff Reporter Recently started in Bad Salzuflen is a Catholic Anglo-German discussion group which, it is hoped, will be the beginning of......

The Bank Is Interested

It is interested in its customers, in their affairs and in their business ventures; it is ready, by direct assistance and friendly counsel, to help those affairs forward, for it......

The Swedes Only Ask When Will The Russians Come ?

From a Special Correspondent STOCKHOLM. The Church in the Scandinavian countries is in the news. Cardinal Griffin, Archbishop of Westminster, visits Denmark next month. Last......

Religion Is A Private Affair

In Poland formerly, when a person changed his religion, he was obliged to register this fact. This regulation has now been abolished by a decree of September 5, recently......

Warsaw Bans Holy Pictures In Schoolrooms

From a Special Correspondent The Warsaw Minister of Education, Mr. Skrzeszewski, has ordered no pictures or images to be hung in the lecturing rooms in educational......

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Revolution In Understanding Between Christians

by STANLEY B. JAMES UNOBSERVED. the wireless is UNOBSERVED. a silent revolution in the relation of Catholics to tellgious communities and movements outside their own. There......

Of Persons

A CHARMING PHILOSOPHER —AND OTHERS The Unselfish Egoist. A study of Joseph Joubert, by Joan Evans. Longrnans, 10s. 6d. A Candle in England, hy John Drummond. Duckworth, 10s.......

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"I CAN DO MY WORK, SIT DOWN AND NAVE A GOOD MEAL1 Another Indigestion sufferer finds relief This constant volume of praise for Maclean Brand Stomach Powder is convincing......

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Bishop Nags Government Department Into Action

From Our Own Correspondent Non INGHAM. ST. DOMINIC'S PRIORY Southampton Road, N.W.5. Tollerton Hall, near Nottingham, is to be opened as a Junior Diocesan Seminary in......

Verona Fathers Return To Englefield Green

By a Staff Reporter The Verona Fathers, interned during the war, are returning to the Sunningdale part of the Englefield Green parish, Surrey, where they are to run their......

Missionary Society Ready

TO CS ANYWHERE By a Staff Reporter "Money and distance are no object." That was the message I obtained when, this week, I visited the new home of the Catholic Missionary......

Pilgrimage To Walsingham

June 6, anniversary of D-Day, has been definitely fixed by the Leeds Catholic Legion of Ex-Service men and women for the Pilgrimage to Walsingham. It is expected that 200......

Inner Warmth

means comfort, and protection from chills. Easily, pleasantly obtained from a teaspoonful of Kompo in hot water, milk or tea....

Mgr. Howlett Lea Yes The Cathedral

The resignation is anno tmced of the Right Rev. Mgr. Canon M. Howlett, D.D., for 43 years the Administrator of Westminster Cathedral. Westminster Cathedral was opened by......

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Text Of German Bishops' Protest Shows: Reds Have Arrested...

By MAX JORDAN More than 2,000 youths and about 40,000 former German soldiers released by British and American officials have been arrested by the Soviets and have disappeared,......

Nurses To Organise Petition

BY a Staff Reporter The Catholic Nurses' Guild, at their executive meeting on Monday, passed a resolution calling for a guarantee from the Minister that Chapter 61 of the......

Irish News Letter

The Housing Bill Helps the Owner-Builder By the EARL OF WICKLOW In the new housing Bill, the Government is bringing forward a measure which promises to be constructive, and to......

Jesuit Explains

Why He Supports Conservatives From Our Own Correspondent. OXFORD. The Master of Campion Hall, Oxford, Fr. T. Corbishley, S.J., speaking at an Oxford . University Conservative......

Our Former Ally The Real Enemy Of World Order—say American

Bishops "Atheistic Communism, for a time thrown into alliance with democratic nations through Nazi aggression against Russia, stands out plainly to-day as the force which,......

Catholic International Congress Begins Its Work At Fribourg

By a Special Correspondent The inaugural Congress of the International Institute of Social and Political Sciences was held at Fribourg, Switzerland, Nov. 6 to Nov. 9.......

Germany Is Recovering Spiritually

By a Sim? Reporter One of the most striking signs of German spiritual recovery after the disasters of the war is the foundation of a new movement called Mundus Christianus.......

How American Catholics Have Helped Europe

During the past year War Relief Services of the National Catholic Welfare Conference of America shipped overseas a total of 25,266,000 pounds of food, clothing and medicine,......

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