23rd May 1947

23rd May 1947
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Joint Catholic And Protestant Appeal To Rhine Voters

Two Catholic Archbishops and a Protestant Bishop issued a joint appeal to all Christians in the Rhineland Palatinate to exercise their right to vote on Sunday last. The......

Mgr. Kyne At 43 Will Be Ireland's Youngest Bishop

The Pope appointed, on Tuesday last, Mgr. John Kyne, to be Bishop of Meath. Mgr. Kyne, at the age of 43, will be Ireland's youngest bishop, and he succeeds to the See left......

Archbishop Curley Dies Mgr. Michael Joseph Curley,...

and Washington, died in Baltimore Irons cerebral haemorrhage, at the age of 67, on May 16. He had been in failing health for several years. Born at Ath1 o ii e, Ireland, on......

Cardinal Sapieha In Rome

Shortly after the annual conference of the Polish Episcopate at Gniezno, Cardinal Sapieha. Archbishop of Cracow, left for Paris and afterwards for Rome, where he arrived on May......

Britain Blameworthy?

" How far are the British authorities blameworthy in the matter ?" "In general, they are not really responsible at all. Their job is simply to apply the rules that have been......

Youth Must Serve !

" We face the future as the modern apostles of the Church and therefore at least must know the background of the social struggle she has had in her desire to protect the......

Viscount Fitzalan Of Derwent, Third Son Of The Fourteenth...

of Norfolk, died on Sunday last, May 18, aged 91, at Windsor. An Appreciation From a Special Correspondent The lute Lord FitzAlan was a singularly noble and lovable person ;......

Handing Over To Tito Of So-called 'war Criminals' Absurd...

MR. R. R. STOKES BACK FROM TOUR INDICTS PRESENT POLICY IN ITALY "I am convinced that the present system of forcibly repatriating so-called war criminals is absurd and unjust,"......

Australia's Delegate In London

Mgr. John Panic°, Apostolic Delegate to Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific Islands, leaves London to-day, after a week's visit, to continue his, journey to Rome, where be......

"youth Sunday" Brings Mass To The Town Hall

By Staff Reporters Nearly 1,000 young people, drawn from all parts of the diocese of Southwark, assembled in Battersea Town Hall last Sunday to join together at Solemn High Mass......

Y.c.w. In Germany Going Ahead

" The Young Christian Workers Movement," states the Osservatore Romano, in a despatch from Cologne, " has made notable progrecs in Germany." Profiting from experience in......

The Pope Addresses Swiss Pilgrims

On Friday last the Pope received the Swiss pilgrims in Rome for the canonization of St. Nicholas de Hue, in the Basilica of St. Peter's, and addressed them in French, Italian......

Special Service

A special service in honour of St. Nicholas de Flue has been arranged by the Committee of Swiss Catholics in London, to take place in Westminster Cathedral on June 1. at 4 p.m....

Pope Leo Quoted In Parliament

During the second reading of the Finance Bill in the House of Commons on Monday. M.P.s listened intently while Mr. R. R. Stokes wound up a speech in favour of a levy on land......

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Blockade And Bombing

Sta, — The fact that no one can give Mr. Lunn "a rational basis for the ethical discrimination against the new form of warfare," for which he again asks, is a rcductio ad......

S1r, — Apologies For A Misprint. It Was 800,0u0, Not...

Captain Acworth's defence of blockade is inspired by loyalty to the Senior Service. It was all the fault of the " German military machine " that women and children died as the......

Answers

Was Savonarola a "Protestant " in advance? No; he did not attack Faith or Doctrine, but tried to reform " morals and men," and was carried away by indignation against clergy......

A Ceilidhe Mor

Sue—Jotter wonders why a Ceilidhe Mor should be staged under the auspices of the Metropolitan Catholic Teachers' Association and asks (seriously) "is Catholicism in Britain......

To Make A Showing At The Liverpool N.u.s. Congress. The

matter his already been discussed at some length and will result I am sure in a more positive attitude being taken at future Congresses. The attention given to this affair,......

Anglican Canon Law

Stit,—Reviewing the Anglican Archbishop's report on the Canon Law of the Established Church, that great Christian Judge, Sir Henry Slesser, P.C., invites particular attention to......

Co-op. And "daily Worker" Sia,-1 Note With Alarm Your Report

that the London Cooperative Society is being asked to invest in the Daily Worker. I have written to the management asking if this is true and if it is, whether they will close......

The Catholic Novel

Sue—In Mr. Igoe's article and the interesting corerspondence arising out of it, no mention has been made of: The Long To-morrow, by Evelyn Wise; The Violent Take It By Storm, by......

Sra,—your Anonymous Correspondent's Article This Week On...

Boarding School will cause considerable misgivings in many a parental breast and where this may be justified in some instances his eeneralisations, which are perhaps a cloak for......

Catholic Profiles

Please come down in the social scale now and again and see if you can find a miner, crossing-sweeper or a charlady to grace the pages of Our Weekly Herald.—JAs. SHEERAN. 14,......

Repairing Your Own House

May I suggest that in your " Questions of the Week " the statement that individuals are forbidden to decorate or repair their own houses is completely untrue. The fact is that......

Don't Forget Poland

In your issue of May 2, 1947, there appeared a letter from the Cardinal Archbishop conveying his Blessing upon the CATHOLIC HERALD Adoption Scheme for exenemy countries, in the......

Thank You, Chaplains May One Who Was In The Army

for over four years during the War pay his tribute of thanks to all those Catholic chaplains who ministered to us when we were in, and out of, action ? They visited us when we......

Ships' Altars Between The Two Wars I Had The Care

of Altars on ships entering the Thames, devotedly assisted by members of the Brentwood Branch of C.W.L. Our work came to an end in September, 1939, and is now starting up......

A Directory Of Schools And Colleges

SM.IgSIAN COLLEGE. nARNBottouGH, Hampshire. Boarding • and Day Grammar School. Usual Examinations. Boys actepted from 9 year*. —For prospectus apply to the Rector. RYE ST.......

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Situations Wan'ied A Rchitectural Assistant, Draughtsman,...

corps. Wants joh: Cart drive a ear.-Box 163. TilxPERTENCED secretary (5horthard. type , " writing, book , keepIng, etc.). desires posi(ion of interest fe,g.. with auther or......

Earth And Ourselves

Gooseberry AN early Whitson combined ' with the late growth of everything in this devastated year, will make it impossible fur most of us to indulge in the Gooseberry Pie that......

Peace:

wmouosvAsPoloss•ahnierealesettvvIePoosefrdwei‘owl by Dr. Irene Marinoff THE Feast of Pentecost, the birthday of the Church, puts one consideration above all before the minds......

New Polish Weekly

With the substantial increase of the number of Poles in Great Britain. Catholic publications were badly needed. Last week a Catholic weekly Zycie (Life) appeared in London. (21,......

What Happened To Maureen?

Looking at the re-issue of How Green 11:Gly my Valley Mattel last week-one of the bravest and most honest efforts ever to come out of Hollywood, despite its intruding......

Half A Loaf. .

A FRIEND of mine went the other night to a performance of one of the Puccini operas in English. Half way through she noticed her companion, a recently demobilised soldier,......

Theatre

The New O'Casey I HAVE no doubt that Scan O'Casey set out, as usual, to say something coherent to mankimi in Oak Leaves und Lavender (LYRIC, HAMMERSMITH); but the message is......

Books Received I

All Alec - ow. By Joseph Meaney. (Sands and Co. 5s.). The world is divided into lovers of eats and lovers of dogs and for the half that loves cats thie is an excellent five......

Pentecost

A PENT7up calm as ere the worbl began; ,4 timeless hush as aver SIIIIilliCr sea,v; psahn unsung in each lensed heart; an Abiding Presence in a room of peace. The love-fraught......

Garden

TENDING THE YOUNG fi , VERYTHING. is growing so fast that all our time is given to encouraging its clevelopnient. The most pressing need is prompt and thorough thinning out of......

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The Realist Foreign Policy

T HOSE responsible for the foundation and organisation of the United Europe Movement had done no serious public work eince the movement was founded until the Albeel Hall......

I Catholic Profiles :1104 1

FATHER ANDREW BECK, A.A. (11-IEN of late we have heard it said, perhaps as an antidote to pessimism, that we are privie leged to live in these eventful s times. If " being......

A Layman's Pulpit

The Parting of the Ways IT is always helpful in under. standing the events commemorated in the liturgical year to consider the circumstances under which they occurred. Since......

Uestion Of T E Week

By _Michael de la Bedoyere A Second American Loan ? THE possibility of a second American Loan is now being widely discussed and various stories about tentative unofficial......

Feminine Forum By Grace The Girls Won't Stay Conway

" I'M frightfully sorry," said the girl at the dry cleaners, as she rooted round lookin g for a skirt I had left there at the end of March. " We really are terribly behind with......

So Mothers Are Called This Migratory Youn G Labour Is A

e big factor at the back of this new drive to g et older women into in dustry a g ain. The cotton mills of Lancashire have a similar tale to tell. A friend of mine who has just......

Child Critics I S Your Child A Film Fan ? Does

he or she go to the cinema and g obble up everythin g , g ood, had or indifferent, and says it is lovely '? If so, and especially if there is a birthday in the offin g , can......

St. John's And St. Elizabeth's Prom The Hon. Lady Russell,

chairman of the Ladies' Association of the Hospital of St. John and St. Elizabeth tone of the most famous hospitals in England) I have a letter in which she asks me to let all......

In A Few Words

An Agnostic's B.B.C. Reasoning L1STENING on Tuesday, by 4.4 accident rather than intention. to Bertrand Russell's contribution to the new "What I Believe " series, I was simply......

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At Sports The Engliih Are Catholic

The Rest Are Heretics PLRSCiNS AND PLACLS "C.H." EDITOR AT PRIZE-GIVING Cl When the Pope some time ago spoke to Italian racing cyclists, he talked to them about sport rather......

Mgr. Amigo's 83rd Birthday

On Whit Monday, Mgr, Amigo, Archbishop, Bishop of Southwark, will be 83 years of age. Weather permitting, His Grace vill sing PondIca! High Mass n the ruins of St. George's......

'■•410b . ' S G '0 N

LONDON C.S.G. RALLY to the principle of private property as he had given to the misery of the w orking classes. He had also warned us against short term and plausible solutions......

Man's Freedom The Key-note Of Social Doctrine Rallies In...

"The greatest contribution that the Catholic Church has made towards the solution of the social problem is in her insistence in season and out of season on the priceless dignity......

England's Future

—R. P. WALSH Where is England going? Perhaps m a 100 years' time people will be able to answer that question, said Mr. R. P. Walsh, Editor of the Catholic Worker, in a lecture......

L.c.c. Requested Dedication At The Request Of The L.c.c., A

dedication service for Catholic teachers, members of the Metropolitan Catholic Teachers' Association, was held in Westminster Cathedral recently. While a service for their......

Ecclesiastical And Other Information

BISHOPS' ENGAGEMENTS Westminster For Cardinal Griffin, Archbishop of Weetminster: May 74, Cathedral: Sings First Vespers of Pentecost, 3.15 p.m. Cathedral Hall: Opens......

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The O'connell Home To Be Bought For Nation

By the EARL OF WICKLOW Derrynane Abbey, the home of O'Connell the Liberator, is to be bought for the nation; an appeal in Ireland and England was launched on the centenary of......

Catechism Is Popular Broadcast Feature

Broadcast teaching of the Catechism is a weekly Sunday night feature, conducted through the commercial radio station 2SM, Sydney, by the Rev. Fr. John Slowey, Assistant Diocesan......

Display Of Modest Reach Fashions

Distinguished members of Roman society, including members of the Pacelli family, recently put on a show of Beach Fashions at the Grand Hotel in Rome, to demonstrate that beach......

Who Are The Port Workers' Defence Committee?

By a Special Correspondent Who are the " National Port Workers' Defence Committee," who, in a handbill distributed on Friday last, said, we " are READY and PREPARED to strike,......

Politics Only Means To An

END — says de Gas pen "We have repeatedly been accused of weakness, indecision and love of compromise," said Si g . de Gasperi, addressin g Roman workers celebrating the 56th......

Catholic Information From Abroad

VATICAN CITY PRIVATE AUDIENCES. The Pope has recently received in private audience Cardinals Carlo Rossi, Lavitrano and Jorio Piezardo; Mgr. Ellis, Bishop of Nottingham ;......