27th June 1947

27th June 1947
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The Ardinal Loses His Heart Topolish People

THE POLES HAVE SUFFERED, ARE POOR, VERY CATHOLIC AND STILL FRIENDS OF BRITAIN "May I say in conclusion that I lost my heart to the Polish people. They are a grand nation." So......

The Cali To Prayer

The King has called his people to prayer on Sunday, July 6. His Majesty's loyal Catholic subjects will readily answer the call. During the dark days of war the people of this......

The Problem Of Europe Is-food

—Says Cardinal Frings Cardinal Frings. Archbishop of Cologne, Germany, told reporters in Ottawa on his way to the Marian Congress. that the great problem facing Europe to-day......

Communists Attack The Bishop Of Trieste

Two separate attacks were made on Mgr. Santin, Bishop of Trieste, on Thursday morning, June 19. The attacks have been followed by comment in the Osservatore Romano, a letter of......

Vatican Paper Accuses Tito Of Persecution

Osservatore Romano of Tuesday last, in a full page condemnation of Yugoslavia, accuses the Tito Government of religious persecution, the murders of more than 400,000 people, and......

Joint Action By Catholics And Protestants

By MAX JORDAN An agreement in principle has been reached between Cardinal Frings, Archbishop of Cologne, and Bishop Theophilus Wurm, President of the Evangelical Church Council......

He Blamed Himself—afterwards

(A TRUE INCIDENT IN A SHOPPING STREET, THIS SPRING) How many traffic mistakes can you spot in this picture ? Together, they cost the boy a leg. He wilt never ride again. To......

Liberty Shoes

keep their shape Because Liberty Shoes are designed and lasted to accommodate your feet in their natural position at rest and in movement, the basic reason for unshape liness......

This Actually Happened

At 3o m.p.h. she opened car door in mistake for window, fell into road, sustained bad, dirt-embedded wounds on hands, knee, thigh and foot. Patrol man gave First-Aid with......

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Letters

THE ATOM BOMB SIR,--T have so far resisted frequent temptations to take part in the controversies that have from time to time arisen on the morality of atomic weapons. But the......

War Always Unchristian?

Ste,—A word to Emilie Dow, writing under your title, " Was Always Unchristian ? " Pacifists, like H.H. the Pope, may regard "racial jealousy " as one potent cause of war. To......

Catholics And The Press

Sut,—The challenging article on Catholics and the National Press which you published last week was long overdue and provides food for much serious thought. The woefully......

' Points From Let T Ers An G Lican Y.c.w.

It was heartening to read of the prospect of the establishment of a body of young Anglican workers analagous to our own Y.C.W. As you rightly comment, we arc to some extent......

A Priest Of Your Own

I: ts 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......

An Appeal To All Lovers And Clients Of The Little Flower

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

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The Chapel And The 'eli . "

ii Chapter in the story of CH APEL-MAN in England DISAPPEAR METHODISM is very much on the decline in the industrial North, and particularly the pit villages. A chapel for sale......

Fiction

ETERNITY ON THREE CONTINENTS The End. By Hugh yenning. (Douglas Organ, 9s. 6d.). An Astrologer's Day. By R. K. Narayan. (Eyre and Spottiswoorle, 8s. 6d.). Mr. Whittle and the......

Flowering Evil

Baudeiaire. Selected poems translated by G. A. Wagner, with an introduction by Enid Starkie and drawings by (Jregorio Prieto (Falcon Press, 7s. 601.). Reviewed by IRIS CON LAY......

Films By Grace Conway

Narrative Rut JAMES Mason, in his latest film, The Upturned Glass (GaumoNt and MARBLE ARCH PAVILION), Still further consolidates his reputation as one of the dominant......

Earth And Ourselves

Weather Prophecies nUR chief preoccupation in this country is with the weather, and there are so many country sayings about it that it is difficult to remember them ail, but......

Theatre Unblushing Bridie

nLIT of this weed, corruption, we may pluck this flower * genius, Mr. Bridie might have. said before he wrote The Sleeping Clergyman (CemEttioN). his tilt at the eugenists is......

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A No Table Pastoral

C OPIES of Cardinal Suhard's Pastoral Letter. Essor ou Declin de l'Eglise (which may be translated. Is the Church on the Upgrade or the Downgrade?) are very hard to come by, for......

Questions Of The Week

Michael de la Bedoyere example, we honestly welcome Russia's participation in a common European economic enquiry which can lead to a constructive world economic effort, hut we......

Feminine Forum

1 SHORT-WAVE CONGRESS CONWAY NOW that I have had some more information from Fr. Corr, in Rome, about Vatican Radio, I would like to pass on what he has told me for the benefit......

I Catholic Profiles : I 091

PAT KEEGAN A FEW years before the War, a young cotton-spinner, working in a Lancashire mill, picked up by chance a small pamphlet published by the Catholic Social Guild-7 he......

A Layman's Pulpit

The Salt and Its Savour AvE have suffered a rude awak ening from the complacent bourgeois dream which accepted as a matter of course the blessings of western civilisation. The......

July In Lourdes

leaving July 17. NO NIGHT TRAVEL. Conducted. inc. Fare 130. With 1st Class Hotel in Lourdes. Passports required. Also leaving August 26, Sept. 4, 16 & 25, & Oct. 7. Deposit £2.......

N A Few Words

Sir Desmond Morton I SHOULD like to ask my readers • to say a prayer for the recovery of Sir Desmond Morton, K.C.B., who is ill. He has just had a very serious operation, and......

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Parliament Thinks Parents Have

Lost Their Sting ! DO PARENTS REALLY COUNT? From Our Own Correspondent...

Mr. Charles I. Kelly Asked The Question And, As A

Catholic parent, answered it, before going on to speak of the parent's place in modern society, when he spoke at a public meeting organised by the C.P.E.A. at Anerley Town Hall......

Women Will Carry The Cross On English Pilgrimage

"During the war women did many of the jobs men are capable of doing why should we be excused from carrying the cross?" The answer to the question has resulted in a women's......

Procession In Penal Days Parish

In the centuries-old parish of 13miles, Warwickshire, where Mass has been celebrated for about 700 years, Boy Scouts front the Birmingham Oratory, German prisoners of war, and......

Schools' New Records Are Hitlerian

" Not only is the matter of the new record cards to be used in schools very like Hitler's the method is also." This description was applied to the new Juvenile Record cards by......

Persons And Places

THE CARDINAL WELCOMES HIS NEW BISHOP " Nothing could have given me greater joy and pleasure," said Cardinal Griffin, at the 42nd annual meeting of the Crusade of Rescue, in......

Southern A.c.t.u. Moves Onwards

The Association of Catholic Trade Unionists made another move forward last weekend when the Southwark Diocesan Association was formed and a provisional committee elected. It is......

Thecardinal On Unity At Ratcliffe

" It was to be an Institute of Charity and, as the charity of Christ, should know no barriers of time, place or person," This was the aim of the Founder of the Fathers of......

Germany's Situation A Calamity

-Mgr. Ellis Front Our Own Correspondent A situation so grave as almost to constitute a calamity; with a 400 to 500 per cent. increase in tuberculosis; with 15 per cent. of the......

Archbishop Visits St. Vincent's

Mgr. Masterson, Archbishop of Birmingham, visited St. Vincent's Homes, Moseley Road, on Saturday, and was welcomed by a large number of young men who are receiving expert......

Ecclesiastical And Other Information

BISHOPS' ENGAGEMENTS Westminster For Cardinal Griffin, Archbishop of Westminster: June 27, St. Bonaventures, Welwyn Garden CityCanonical Visitation and Confirmation, 7 p.m. June......

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Irish News Letter

THE PRIMATE ON PARTITION By the EARL OF WICKLOW The Most Rev. Dr. D'Alton, Archbishop of Armagh, Primate af All Ireland, when attending the Marian Congress at Ottawa, at a......

Listen To This

CANON M. MeNARNEY preaches at a Catholic service in the series Why Christians Worship from the Church of St. Wulstan's, Fleetwood, conducted by the Rev. W. Raftery. North of......

Persecution In Yugoslavia

4 o'clock in the morning. and carried him off. No reason is known for the arrest. Mgr. Ivan Vlasic, a priest of the Diocese of 13anjaluaa who e as living in retirement at......

The Cardinal's Polish Tour

Continued from 'page one There were banners and flags, and showers of flowers were thrown by the people and from the houses. POLISH VESPERS We arrived at the parish church,......

Orthodox Congress In Moscow?

The Communist dominated Orthodox Church is summoning the leaders of other Orthodox churches, particularly the Balkan churches, to a big congress to be held in Moscow next......

Catholic Information From Abroad

VATICAN CITY PRIVATE AUDIENCES, The Holy Father has received in private audience recently, Cardinals Francesco Mao maggi, Giovanni Mercati, Fumasoni Biondi, Marchetti......

Her Neuritis Never Left Her

Until Rrusehen Brought Relief For the benefit of others who may be troubled with the complaint she suffered from, a grateful woman writes:— " Last May I bad a very severe......