26th September 1947

26th September 1947
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The First German Catholic From England Reports Back On...

"It Is Impossible To Live Without Breaking the Law" The first Catholic German journalist to visit his country from England since the war, reports this week on its condition for......

Vienna Is Rid Of Communist Police Chief

VIENNA. From Our Own Correspondent Vienna has at lasi got rid of its Conununist Pollee Chief. This is a triumph! The Austrian Catholic Chancellor, Dr. Figl, leader of the......

Important Notice To All — Readers Of Thecatholic Herald...

HERALD, in common with other papers whose main appeal is above the purely popular level, has been faced with a difficult choice ever since the recent heavy rises in the price of......

A National Meeting For Actu

By a Staff Reporter The various diocesan Associations of Catholic Trade Unionists will hold their first National Meeting in Manchester on Sunday, October 5. Two representatives......

The Albert Hall Illeetin Attracted Few Workers

The Albert Hall was packed on Tuesday night for a rally organised by the International Council for Christian Leadership and the Review of World Affairs, to stress the need in......

New Benedictine Abbot Primate

One hundred and thirty Benedictine Abbots, representing the six Congregations of the Order from coun tries all over the world, met in Rome last week to elect their Abbot......

French Bishops Visit Germany

Cardinal Saliege, Archbishop of Toulouse, accompanied by Mgr. Theas, Bishop of Tarbes and Lourdes, arrived in the German town of Aachen, in the British zone, this week, on the......

The Pope Sends Bicycles And Newsprint To Germany

By MAX JORDAN One hundred bicycles and 400 tons of newsprint, gifts of His Holiness Pope Pius XLI to the Catholics of Germany, have arrived and serve to fill some pressing......

Next Week's Features

will include: FR. T. CORBISHLEY, Si., Master of Campion Hall, writes on Horace. GILLIE POTTER on " Why Go Abroad when the Beauties of Christian England Surround You?" BRUCE......

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Let'ters

THE ANGLICAN POSITION S1R, — May we, the undersigned, one a convert clergyman of 37 years' standing, the other, Master of the Liverpool Catholic Evidence Guild, say how deeply......

The Right Weapons

SIR,—I am sure that your leading article, " Let US fight with right weapons " will be appreciated by the more discerning of your readers. " Our job as Catholics is not to fight,......

Catholic Social Action In Spain Sia,—in His Recent...

the men's section of Italian Catholic Action, His Holiness declared that to strive for a more just distribution of wealth is a " central point in Catholic social doctrine." But......

Rye St. Antony

SIR, — Tt is becoming evident that in the course of its 17 years of existence Rye St. Antony has become known to a considerable number of people, not all of whom, however, are......

Sitting During Communion

SIR.—lt is becoming an increasingly common sight to see people sitting down during Communion. Let us, however hard the kneeler, kneel before Him and render our homage on bended......

Our Politicalii Points From

CHOICE LETTERS Snt,—I have been a convert now for four years, and I must confess that I find the attitude of many Catholics towards politics impossible to understand. We are......

Catholic Papers And Schools

Si,—The statement in your column " What We think " that the one way of knowing what the Pope is saying is to read the Catholic papers and that only half-a-million Catholics do......

Catholic Sincerity First

This week's Catholic Workers Notebook gives a timely warning to every Catholic `I rade Unionist. Too often a bitter form of cynicism is created among the thinking members of......

Answers

What Is the origin and meaning of the symbol " It is a contraction of the letters which make up the Holy Name of Jesus in Greek; the first two and the last, the " I " being......

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Life Without A God Is Impossible

FIFTY year ago we heard a great deal ajeout the alleged conflict between science and religion, and there are still ecclesiastical Quislings who are ready to sacrifice mirecles M......

Kafka-man And Artist

Franz Kafka. By elax Brod. (Seeker and Warburg, 12s. 6d.) Reviewed by W. I. IGOE DR. Brod's life of his friend, Franz Kafka, the Czech novelist, is an inteesely personal book;......

Films By Grace Conway

Cultured Savage CLASSICAL music continues to...

Pour Out In A Spate From Hollywood. In Its Latest

setting, Deception (Weanee's) no attempt at portraits of famous composers is attempted, which, in my opinion. is a great big mark in its favour. The characters are entirely......

Theatre

The English and the Irish I HE, arrival of The Farmer's Wife in revival at the APOLLO, iS to be welcomed. It is noose great play; it is a good play. It is about real English......

I Books Received I The Mission Of A Saint. Compiled By

Vernon Johnson (sic) (B. 0. and W., 3s. 6d.) contains ten essays on the significance of St. Theresa of Lisieux and three messages: one from the Pope, one from Cardinal Griffin......

Don ' T Miss A Single Copy

Edition of this .nternationo! Catholic Magazine YOU will be amazed at the touinense variety of infbrmatloa contained In h. Every month there is an excellent array of articles......

Did You Know . .

... that a pinch of bicarbonate of soda will make your sugar do double duty when you are stewing fruit ? Plums and damsons lose their acid taste if stewed slowly with a pinch of......

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The Aims Of

The Catholic Herald 0 N the occasion of so important a change in the history of a newspaper as the raising of the price (for reasons . explained on the front page of the......

Questions Of The Week

Paper Plans To Meet Pressing Dangers By Michael de la Iliedoyere THE international news this week groups itself under two main heads, the plain-spoken debate in the United......

F Catholic Profiles :i 221

. THOMAS DERRICK FUTURE generations, wiser than our own, will collect Derricks as they will collect Chestertoneana, not solely because of their intrinsic quality but also......

Catholic Workers' Notebook

KING SPIV A FELLOW columnist has suffered " greatly in the past few weeks from spivery, but .1 think it worth while to mention another who is due for th e honours of " King......

All Sorts

By ~mem Fr.Bernardl Basset,S.j. Teaching Your Grandm other to Suck Dried Eggs THIS week's question is a snorter from Cardiff. Is it wrong to buy black-market eggs for an......

Your Daily Mass Guide

Sept. 28—Oct. 4 SUNDAY, Samsun:a 28. 18th Sunday after Pentecost, 2nd coll. Our Lady 3rd A Cunctis. Cr. Pref. Trinity. (Green.) MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 29. Dedication of Si,......

In A Few Words

Lord Pakenham and the Reporters HEARD the following story told of Lord Pakenham. His plane was attended as usual by newshounds asking for a statement. Lord Piskenham had been......

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Formdation Stone Of First New Au T School 7s Laid

IT WILL COST MANCHESTER PARISH £30,000 Interest £700 FR. D'ARCY OPENS Per Year ART SHOW-SAYS From Our Own Correspondent. The foundation shine of the first permanent......

"get Good Work

Habit" By a Staff Reporter Over 300 persons -were present at the opening, on Thursday last, of the Exhibition of Catholic Art. The exhibition, the first since the war, was......

Mgr. Godireg's Adriee To Ransomers

'DON'T BE ON THE DEFENSIVE-GO OUT' a By a Staff Reporter "We must concentrate on the pressing needs of the epoch in which we live. Catholics are too much on the defensive."......

"we Demand Sunday Mass"

S. Catholic nurses demand the opportunity to attend Sunday Mass " was the main resolution adopted by 120 delegates of the Catholic Nurses Guild of Great Britain, at an annual......

New English Novitiate

APPROVAL has been received from Rome for the establish ment of an English Novitiate of the Brothers of the Christian Schools at Kintbury, Berks, in October, 1947. Youths of 16......

St. Dominic's Priory

Southampton Road, London, N.W.5. SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 28 10 am., Fr. Patrick Wylde, 0.P. 12 noon, Fr. Alexander L'Strange, O.P. 7 p.m., Fr. Daniel Woolbar, 02. CHURCH OF THE......

Ecclesiastical And Other Information

BISHOPS' ENGAGEMENTS Southwark For Mgr. Amigo, Archbishop, Bishop of Southwark: September 28. 6.0, Visitation and Confirmation at Earlsfield. Clifton For Mgr. Lee, Bishop of......

Societies A.c.t.u. Brentwood The Inaugural Meeting Of The...

of the Brentwood Diocesan Association of Catholic Trade Unionists was held last Sunday. OBITUARY CANON GAHAGAN We regret to announce the death, on September 19, of Canon......

Pain Reiliir„if,

troledet t faer' l Sale Sooatioter . A/v/4 Pain goes by a lot of names; yet there's ONE word which stands for pain relief—that word is 'ASPRO'. THE WORLD FAME of , ASPRO' u......

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Back From Belgium Bernard Sullivan Says :

EVERY A.C.T.U. SHOULD KNOW OF AMAZING SOCIAL PROGRESS By a Staff Reporter "A.C.T.U.s throughout the country should know of the amazing work done by Catholics in Belgium," said......

Why Don't You Report Our

CATHOLIC NEWS? -- Agn;71=E By a Staff Reporter Mgr, James Duhig, Archbishop of Brisbane since 1917, is paying his first visit 40 his native Ireland in 25 years, He left London......

De Valera Was Pleased

By the EARL OF WICKLOW A trade agreement between Eire and Britain has been expected for some weeks, stud recent events point to this being now in sight. Mr. de Valera has paid......

Urom Early Days Mekenzleyoung Was Very Clever With His...

An expert in the travelling game. But journeys long, and hasty food, To Mac's inside did little good. Sour tummy soured his disposition: His gloom soon meant reduced......

Putting It On The Slate

Fifteen shillingsworth of goods a week for every family in this country—that's the value of what we have been getting on credit with the aid of the American and Canadian Loans.......

A Catholic Journalist Reports On Germany Social. There...

few vocations for the priesthood among the Germans that already there is talk of a Diaconat Kirche. That is, a church in which the minor orders will be held by worthy laymen, so......

Theresa Neumann

body the agonies and the pains of the Passion. Thus a civil service department has drawn the practical administrative consequences from the two main phenomena in 'fheresa......

Listen To This

FR. I. COSGROVE, 5./., conducts community hymn singing in " Sunday Halfhour,' from the Church of the Holy Name, Manchester, lead by the choirs of St. Francis' Church, GOrton,......

Ghandhi Pays Tribu'e To Catholic Missions

Mahatma Gandhi has paid a notable tribute to the work of Catholic missionaries in India. In a statement to the Press made in connection with the establishment of a University......

Paratroop Padre Says Mass At Arnhem

Old comrades, British and Dutch, met on the battlefields of Arnhem last Wednesday. Solemn Requiem Mass was celebrated by Fr. Bernard Egan, S.J., for the men of the First British......

Send Food To Germany

—THE POPE "Germans require food, and, therefore, everyone who can spare some should send it to Germany--but Germany is suffering not only physically, and everybody who meets a......