24th January 1947

24th January 1947
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Austria To-day Wants—" Food," Dr. Figl: " End Of Zoning...

THE ALLIED POLICY IN AUSTRIA IS DESTROYING A NATION "C.H." Reporter says Vienna To-day is Freezing and Starving to Death Austria, the first victim of Nazi aggression, is......

United Europe

Mgr. Edward Ellis, Bishop of Nottingham, is a member of the Provisional Committee which has been formed under the chairmanship of Mr. Churchill to further the cause of a "......

French Catholic Party Ready For Opposition

From Our Own Correspondent It is no secret that the rank and file of M.R.P. want their party to go into opposition and to avoid the burden of the drastic measures which......

Newcastle Protests On Behalf Of 3,000 " Loyal Citizens,"...

of Newcastle, assembled on Sunday, a resolution on religious persecution in South-East and Eastern Europe, was forwarded to the Prime Minister. The resolution referred......

Cardinal Preysing To Visit America

Cardinal Conrad von Preysing, Bishop, of Berlin, one of the most outspoken and courageous opponents of Nazism is to visit America next month. The Cardinal, who will travel by......

I Gift Food

" The thought that the heroic death of hundreds of thousands of the nation's brave and promising youth should have left so little peace, justice and charity in its wake is a......

I Card.villeneuve Dies In U.s.a.'

AN APPRECIATION By Rev. Ivor Daniel My friendship with His Eminence of Quebec dates from 1906, when I joined the French-Canadian Scholasticate of the Oblates of St. Mary......

List Of The Popes Revised'

The 1947 edition of the Annuario Pontificia, the official Vatican directory of the hierarchy of the Church, has appeared with six changes in the list of Popes. The changes,......

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Letters

FUTURE OF SPAIN From Dr. Halliday Sutherland SIR,-Much of Miss Cooper's letter (17th January, 1947) is so sweetly reasonable that one got a jolt on reading that she defies......

"daily Worker" And "daily Catholic" The Case Of The Daily

Worker is not at all on a par with the oftenmooted suggestion of a Catholic daily, and the reason is not that Catholics are apathetic, though their poverty as a community is no......

Answers

If " Genuflection is normally a sign of adoration associated with the Sacramental Presence," why do we genuflect to a Bishop? We should have said " Genuflection to an altar."......

Accusation Of Collective Guilt Now Levelled Against The...

people. This does not, I think, mean that German Catholics disclaim all responsibility for what has happened since 1933. It is difficult for Catholics in Britain to discover......

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"a Mare's Nest"

Dr. John V. Sinicox, an expert in Canon Law, has been for some months attacking the Catholic authorities and publicists in thiscountryforalleged hypocrisy and double-dealing in......

Catholics And I Dr. Simcox

PARENTAL RIGHTS By Dr. O'Rahilly THE Editor Of THE CATHOLIC HERALD has sent me a pamphlet ls the ROfrIlan Catholic Church a Secret Society? by John V. Sinn:0x, Warren Sandell......

Earth And Ourselves

Herons I WAS told. the other day. of a ▪ man who wooed a pertictr lady fine goldfish; it lived in a small pond in his garden. The pond became frozen over hut not too thickly to......

Films By Grace Conway

Catholic Documentaries I HAVE begun to lose count of the times I am asked : Is there any Catholic organisation backing, financing or even encouraging the making of Catholic......

Theatre

The Alchemist rrlIE Alchemist is the biggest a ramp in the classical repertoire. Ben Jonson was not so rare as rowdy when he contrived this piece of fun and the Old Vie Company......

Work A Joy

when healthy kidney action has rid you of rheumatic pains, backache and urinary troubles. "I don't worry take Doan's." MISCHIEF soon starts when the "a action of the kidneys......

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Europe's Unity And The Faith

W E arc very glad to see the name Of Mgr. Ellis, Bishop of Nottingham, among the members of the Committee gathered together by Mr. Churchill to promote " United Europe." But we......

Uestions Of The Week

By Michael de la Bedoyere Britain's Economic State T HE White Paper, analysing the economic position of the country for the benefit of employers and workers, illustrates with......

I Catholic Profiles : 89

MONSIGNOR ELWES SOME twenty to forty years ago, it would have been hard to find a country house which was a more active centre than Billing Hall near Northampton. The squire,......

A Layman's Pulpit

A Vision of Life W E cannot see Jesus save in the context of the present world. He belongs so intimately to this context that. apart from it, He will present us with an......

In A Few Words

Coppers in the Plate lttlY recent note on coppers hi the " church plate has brought me the following two verses. Mr. W. Stokes, of Leicester. copied the first from the Church......

Wise And Otherwise

IA . . single party government, political concentration camps, a justiciary under orders of the executive. It is comforting to have the implied assurance of the United Nations......

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The Poor Have Rallied To The Church

—SAYS CARDINAL INNITZER By W. J. IGOE "It has been a great comfort to me," said Cardinal lnnitzer, Archbishop of Vienna, " to see how many very poor people have rallied to the......

The Church Needs The Artist

—SAYS FR. D'ARCY Students of the Central School Of Arts and Crafts in London who heard Fr. Martin D'Arcy's lecture on the need of the Church for the artist last week, in their......

Australia's "boys' Town" Is A Farm

" The Morning Star " Training Farm for wayward youths at Mornington, Victoria, resembling Fr. Flanagan's " Boys Town," has received high praise from the Inspector-General of......

Russian Influence "not Hell"

But "Purgatory"— ,,siarcylsibiSslhoovpak A further report of the testimony of the two Bishops called in the trial of Fr. Tiso, former President of Slovakia, in Bratislava,......

Archbishop Kmetko, Whose Teschurch Affairs Under The Tiso

simony dealt principally with ASSISTANT PRIESTS MAY NOT ADMINISTER CONFIRMATION As some inaccurate information has appeared in some sections of the Catholic Press (not THE......

Reconciliation Or Divorce?

Australians are becoming interested in the possibilities of the reconciliation of estranged couples. Mr. Justice Bonney has said in the Divorce Court at Sydney that in future......

Why Do D.p.s Rot In Camps While We Are Short Of Workers ?1

Asks Sir Philip . Gibbs with which they could never agree, systems which have different ideas under the domination of systems By a Staff Reporter " While the British mines and......

Recent Anti-clerical Campaign Has Failed

—SAYS DE GASPERI "The recent anti-clerical movement which flared up in Italy was largely artificial and has failed in its purpose," said Signor Alcide de Gasperi, Italy's......

Spanish News Letter

Cardinal's Statement About U.N.O. Decision Widely Publicised From Our Correspondent in Spain The news that Cardinal Griffin has spoken out about the injustice of the U.N.O.......

Give U,s. Home To 300, 000 D.p.s Says Catholic Veterans

President Truman. the State Department, and the Congress were petitioned in a resolution adopted at the meetiag of the national board of officers of the Catholic War Veterans,......

Takes The Strain

Who doesn't feel the strain today ? The aftermath of the war years is reflected in the nervous conditionswhich are prevalent in people everywhere. 'SANATOGEN' Tonic Wine is a......

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Dr.o'rahillyanswersdr.simcox

now being assailed, is W make provision for their being brought up in the living denomination to which their parents belong. Therefore I deprecate, as untrue to reality, the......

By Grace

France To-day I CONWAY THE women of France, deprived so long of the franchise (they got it in 1944), are taking their new-found freedom seriously and are forging ahead in public......

A "british" Breviary

Bre viaritim Rtmuittuttt : 4 volumes. 61in. x 4in. 49 9s. (Burns Oates and Washbourne. 1946). Reviewed by WOK IIAEL THE successful publication of this beautiful edition a the......

Chronic Rheumaiism For Years

Now "A New Person " Through Taking The Salts We Specially Recommend ter Women For many years Mrs. M. of Drumchapel, Glasgow, was a sufferer Irons Chronic Rheumatism. She tried......

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Women's Education Should

BE WOMANLY —Bishop Marshall Welcoming opportunities for the educational advancement of girls, Mgr. Marshall, Bishop of Salford, speaking last week at the prize-giving at Notre......

Have You Lost The Habit Of Prayer?

—MGR. KNOX Are Catholics losing the habit of dropping into church for prayer at odd times? Do they give less time than they used to do to their thanksgiving after Mass ? Can......

" We Are Now Attacking An Evil Thing!"

Dr. Heenan Warns 3,000 Catholics During a meeting in Newcastle, on Sunday, a resolufion on religious persecution was sent to the Prime Minister, the Rt. Hon. Clement Attlee,......

Second That Without Religious Freedom There Could Be No...

THE BOLSHEVIST BOGEY There was a very real distinction between the Bolshevist bogey and the Communist menace. The former was created by those who attacked every measure......

Of Persons And Places

Tile Bishop of Nottingham has appointed Canon E. M. Parmentier as the representative of the Nottingham diocese on the Catholic Association, The Very Rev. Kenneth WykehamGeorge,......

Ecclesiastical And Otiier Information

BISHOPS' ENGAGEMENTS Westminster For Cardinal Griffin, Archbishop of Westminster: January 30, Archbishop's House. Attends annual general meeting of the Society of St.......

The Church Is Rocklike —barbara

Ward Cr No Catholic who is living his faith can say that life is meaningless or unfair, and from that springs hope." This was the theme of the talk given by Miss Barbara Ward,......

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The New Labour Court Makes Promising Start

By the EARL OF WICKLOW It has been clear for the last year at least that in this country some method must be found for adjusting, and if possible reconciling, the claims of......

Chinese Communists Murder Two More Missionaries

Two Catholic Franciscan missionaries were brutally murdered on New Year's Day at the Mission in Yentou, North Kiangsu Province, it was officially reported in Shanghai on......

Catholic Action Centre Opened At The Hague

From Ow . Own Correspondent On the eleventh anniversary of his episcopal election, Mgr. J. Iluibers, Bishop of Haarlem, opened the new premises of Catholic Action in The......

Catholic Information From Abroad

VATICAN CITY AUDIENCES. The Pope received in private audience last week, Cardinals Lavitrano, Pizzardo, Jorio, and Fumasoni Biondi; Mgr. O'Hara. Bishop of Savannah; the Regent......

Lord Clanwilliam Refuses To Answer

Following the statement by the General Director of the Conservative Party that " there is no question of religious discrimination " in the Association of Conservative Clubs, a......

Inside Austria

low level, the journalist, lawyer, clerk, and member of these professions is thrown completely on his own resources. They are practically non-existent. All this might be......