7th November 1947

7th November 1947
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The Pope Tells The World Don't Lose Faith In U.n.o.

ROIVIE, The Pope, in an address of welcome to the new minister of San Salvador to the Holy See, has encouraged the peoples of the world not to lose faith in U.N.O. " The......

The Pope Advised Not To Return To Rome Yet

The Pope on his doctor's advice has decided to stay at his summer residence at Castel Gandolfo. Ile may return to Rome about November 15, says a Vatican official. The Pope was......

Carmelite Admiral Offers His Medals To The Pope

On Friday last the Pope received Fr. Louis of the Trinity, O.D.C. This is none other than the famous leader of the Free French Navy, Admiral Thierry d'Argenlieu. His exploits......

Communists' Imprison Yet Another Bishop

Mgr. Vincent Borisevicius, Bishop of TeIsiai, has been imprisoned by the Communists, according to information received by the Rev. Dr. Joseph B. Koncius. President of the......

The Roman Rota Under Attack

Says Dean On Thursday last, on the occasion of the re-opening of the Sacred Roman Rota, the final court of appeal for decrees of nullity of marriage, the Pope received in......

Remove This "affront" To King's Catholic Subjects From

STATUTE BOOK Say Bishops Call For Campaign For Repeal Of Ecclesiastical Titles Act Of 1871 BY A STAFF REPORTER The Cardinal Archbishop of Westminster, the Archbishops and......

What We Think The Easier Way

THE Hierarchy has undoubt. a. edly expressed the feelings of the Cathodes of this country lu stating that the present anomalous position in regard to the official status of our......

Nun's Union Card Saves The Show

Sister St. Francis, a Notre Dame nun, of Kingston, Ontario, in Canada, by being in possession of a Trade Union card, prevented a radio programme from coming to an untimely......

Make Entry Into U.s.a.

EASIER Suggests the Pope The Pope made a plea for easing restrictions on immigration when he received a deputation of American Senators of the U.S. Immigration Commission last......

Nuns Are Killed In Kashmir Troubles

By a Staff Reporter The convent in Baramullah, Kashmir, which was the scene of an attack by tribesmen this week, when six people were murdered, including a British officer and......

Irish -born U.s.

Archbishop Dies Mgr. John Cantwell, Archbishop of Los Angeles, died in that city on Friday last, October 31, aged 72. Archbishop Cantwell, who was born in Limerick and......

The Pope Receives English Bishops

The Pope received three English Bishops on Friday last, October 31. They were: Mgr. Thomas Parker, Bishop of Northampton; Mgr. Joseph McCormack, Bishop of Hexham and Newcastle......

Mr. Mikolajezyk Interviewed By "c.h." Says

Persecution Of Church Increases By a Staff Reporter " I earnestly appeal to British Catholics to rally more than ever to the cause of Red-ridden Poland," said 47-year-old......

Four New Envoys To The Holy See

Four newly-appointed envoys of Latin-American countries to the Holy See have arrived in Rome and have presented their credentials. The envoys are: Nestor Galindo, Ambassador of......

The Pope Pleads For

Swift • Help To Europe The world cry for peace rings hollow to-day over fields of famine and devastation and oppression, said the Pope, when he received a group of five US. Sena......

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All Sorts Of Latin

SIR,-Oh dear! Oh dear! Oh dear! Oh dear! I don't know if you will allow me all those " Oh dears," but they concentrate into eight words a whole column that I might take to......

The Anglican Position

SIR.--The great proalcm of the Estateished Church since Its Peceplion has always been how to achieve some semblance of unity. Macaulay said of it in his day that it was "a......

Ex.ap1glican Clergyman:

A Suggestion Sim-Your " Profile" of Roger Kynaston, with its reference to his varied talents, makes one wonder if Holy Mother Church could not utilise the services of such......

The Crisis Plea For Action

Sue-Your excellent series of articles on Catholics and the present crisis, show that it is not merely an economic crisis but a Christian crisis. Could we not do something now......

Appeal To Catholic Employers Sir,-i Shall Be Most Glad To

make contact with any Catholic employers who are applying, or who wish to apply, the Papal Social Teachings in their factories. An important development is likely to take place......

Catholic Art Exhibition

Si,-The report in last week's issue (October 24) on the recent Exhibition of Catholic Art seems inadequate. I found the exhibition very uninspired. There was evidence of skill......

The Need For A • Spiritual Revival

SIR,-" Working is praying " is Catholic doctrine. That said. it must be pointed out that in industrial conditions for the last 150 years work has debased man and not ennobled......

Christianity And Science

Sue-The unavoidable condensation of matter imposed by the paper shortage led to the doubtless accidental but nevertheless unfortunate omission of the point that was the reason......

The Birmingha11/ Settlement

Sm.-May I appeal through your columns for active help and interest from both Youth Leaders and Youth Clubs. Recently I have returned from a fortnight's visit to Germany where I......

Convert Or Revert

Srn,-With reference to the letter from " Antonius, Presbyter " I suggest that the name Convert, should be changed to " Revert." The name " revert " would mean someone who had......

Points From Letters

"Christianity and the Arab League" Mr. Fairfax's statement, in your issue of October 10, that " All Arabs are necessarily Moslems is a misleading fallacy" should be widely......

Answers

What Is the relationship of Jeremiah, Jeremias, and Jeremy? The Douay Version presents proper names as derived from Greek through Latin. Protestant versions retain " iah " for......

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Catholics An Dteie Isweild Chisin - V

THE JOB IS TO BUILD, NOT CIVILISATION By Robert Speaight NOT long ago I was in conversa tion with a French Dominican priest and our talk turned upon a mutual friend, an......

Defend'

Films By Grace Conway Let's Get This Clear It" note about the life of St. Thomas More making good film material has brought further suggestions from readers about other......

Garden

COLD FRAMES Q . 0 valuable are cold frames that it is surprising how little effective use is made of them in winter. In the first place, there are many kinds of lettuce that......

Catholic Workers' Notebook

THE SLEEP IS OVER A CAMPAIGN to end Communist influence in the second largest Civil Service trade union-t! . ..e Civil' Service Clerical Association, has just been launched. I......

Theatre An Unfortunate Play

THE Lindsay Theatre Club has e_tablisLed tself as crie f a - e be little theatres in London; it is to oe regretted that it has permitted its record to be marred by the......

Modern Stained Glass

"The Goad Samaritan," by Bariliet le Ci.evaiier-Haussen, illustrates extreme functional handling of stained glass. The picture is one of the many illus. trations in "Post - War......

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Are The "churches Doing Their Job?

T WO articles have so far appeared in the national poll and enquiry running in News Review, under the title, " Are the Churches doing their job ? " The first under the title or......

Keep On The Middle Of The Road

Mieltael de la fledostere THE results of the Municipal Elections should have come as no great surprise to attentive students of, politics. Socialism has always sounded highly......

Catholic Profiles :i281

ALAN TURNER ALAN TURNER might be de scribed as a young Christian employer. He is 45 years of age, director of the Ernest Turner group of factories, founded by his father, and......

All Sorts

By Fr. Bernard Basset, S.J. How Would You Answer This ? W. H. B. asks: " In our chapel we have spare Catholic papers left over each week. I want one or two for the......

This Week's List Of Books Comes • From A Celebrated

actor who was received into the Church some years ago. He had little time to compile his list, but did not need it, for his views were certain and his selection swift. 1.......

Your Daily Mass Guide

November 9-16 SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 9. 24th Sunday after Pentecost. (Taken from 5th Sunday after Epiphany.) Dedication of the Archbasilica of Our Saviour. d.2.cl. 2nd coll. of the......

In A Few Words

Journey to Scotland fr is an impressive fact that Cilasz gow is as far from London as London is from the south of France. I was very conscious of the fact last week-end when the......

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Nehru Stops Tax On Charity

From a Special Correspondent The personal intervention of Pandit Nehru saved a consignment of clothes for the poor from paying duty. Mgr. Alvarnes, the Bishop of Cochin, in his......

German Bishop Wants Rags And Old I

CLOTHES OF ALL TI-IE WORLD By a Staff Reporter THE 78-YEAR-OLD BISHOP OF AUGSBURG, BAVARIA, MGR JOHN KAMPFMULLER, PLANS TO ENLIST THE HELP OF THE WHOLE WORLD TO CLOTHE GERMANY'S......

From Israel To Carmel

By a Special Correspondent In an article entitled "From Israel, to the University, to Carmel," a writer in Osservatore Romano pays tribute to the memory of Sister Therese......

Cardinal Griffin To Visit Denmark

FIRST CARDINAL THERE SINCE REFORMATION By a Stall Reporter Cardinal Griffin is to visit Denmark and give an address in Copenhagen on December 2. When the Cardinal arrives by......

We No Longer Feel

OUTCASTS — Say Returning German Women By Grace Conway A party of ten German professional women passed through London last week on their way back to their own country after a......

Why Did Austrian Children Not Find Catholic Homes?

By a Staff Reporter I spoke this week with a young Austrian girl who is doing her best to safeguard the faith and religious instruction of Austrian children on recuperation......

To Lecture In Germany

The Newman Association has arranged for Dr. Wilfrid Ardagh, 0.P., to make a tour of German Universities in the British zone. Fr. Ardagh is a native of Birmingham and was......

The "c.h." Adoption Scheme

Parishes, Convents, Schools, Guilds and Societies, or groups wishing to adopt similar organisations in Germany, should write to "The Catholic Herald" Adoption Scheme, 67 Fleet......

The Pope Honours Ten Belgian Journalists

The Pope has honoured ten Belgian Catholic journalists. A few days ago, in Brussels, Mgr. Canto, Papal Nuncio in Brussels, conferred papal decorations of the Order of St.......

, New Patriarch Of Melkites Elected Mgr. Sayegh,...

has been elected Patriarch of the Catholic Melkites of the Greek Rite, in succession to Mgr. Moghabghab. Seventeen bishops participated in the synod. Mgr. Sayegh, who is a......

First African Priests

ORDAINED IN RHODESIA ELINOR D. RHODES Under a sky of the purest Madonna blue, a dense throng of people of m a ay races were gathered, kneeling, sitting, standing on the parched......

Catholic Arabic Paper Ceases Publication

The only Catholic Arabic language newspaper in the world, AI Bashir published in Beirut, Lebanon, has ceased publication The paper was founded by Jesuit missionaries in 1870,......

Thanksgiving Day Drive For Food For Europe

Already 114 U.S. dioceses have responded to the appeal of Mgr. McNicholas, OP.. Archbishop of Cincinnati. Chairman of the Administrative Board of the National Catholic Welfare......

Bishop Connects "forever Amber" With Un-american Activities

Mgr. Michael Ready, Bishop of Columbus, has told the faithful of his diocese that they " may not see Forever Amber with a good conscience," in a letter read in all churches of......

How Catholic Quebec Treats Its Protestant Minority

The Catholic Government of the Catholic Province of Quebec knows how to treat its religious minority and safeguard Christian principles in State education. The Government......

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Book Of The Month

Priest Workman Prie,s1 Workman in Germany. By Henri Perrin. (Sheed and Ward, Ms. 6d.) Reviewed by GERRY SHERRY CANON Joseph Cardijn, founder of the Young Christian Workers,......

Fr. Humphrey Johnson Explains

HISTORY BEHIND THE PALESTINE QUESTION FVERY cultivated Cathotic, if LI asked what was happening in Greece or in Italy, in the 3rd century, or the 5th century aw e could give an......

A Book On A Great Theme

Desire for God. By the Rev. Patrick K. Bastable, (Burns Oates,. 12s. (id.) Reviewed by FR. VINCENT TURNER, S.J. THIS short book, a doctorate thesis, on a topic that has......

...family Matters...

by Philomena Fan" When Making Beds . 1ATE are all going to have some cold jobs to do this h sinter, and one of the coldest. I find. is making beds: windows have been flung wide......

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Dignity Is Considered To Be Something New

says Y.C.W. Girl President By a Staff Reporter "To-day the idea of the dignity of man is considered something new. Womanhood is cast aside as being no longer sacred, and in......

State Tends To Deny Parent's Authority

—SAYS JESUIT From our own Correspondent At Paddock House Secondary School, Oswaidtwistle, on Oct. 29, Father T. McAvoy, Si., Rector of Sacred Heart Church, made a sharp attack......

Sunday Mass Not Enough

EAST END M.P. TELLS C.P.E.A. By a Staff Reporter "It is desperately nessessa.ry for Catholics to join their trade unions and political parties. We must not be just content with......

Mgr. Grimshaw Visits Exeter

By a Special Correspondent The Catholics of Exeter united on Sunday, October 26, the Feast of Christ the King, to give a tremendous welcome to their new Bishop, Mgr. Grimshaw,......

Local Elections Catholics Were Successful At ...

In last Saturday's local elections the following Catholics were appointed to the Councils: STOKE-ON-TRENT. Mr. E. Holloway, W. McGougb (re-election) and L. R. Godwin.......

St, Christopher's C.c.

The annual general meeting of the St. Christopher's Catholic Cycling Club will take place at St. Brigid's Hall, Bevington Hill, Liverpool, on Sunday. November 16, at 2 p.m. All......

No Choice For Winners Of State Scholarships

—SAYS HEADMISTRESS By a Staff Reporter At the prize-giving at the Bar Convent School, York, in welcoming the announcement that State scholarships to universities are to be......

Welsh Church 100 Years Old The Church Of St. Francis

Xavier, at Usk, Monmouth. shire, which has just celebrated Its Centenary. It is one of the oldest Catholic Churches in Wales....

Persons And Places

The Very Rev. Canon E. M. Parmentier, of St. Augustine's, Nottingham, who has just returned from a pilgrimage to Fatima, on Sunday night blessed a statue of Our Lady of Fatima,......

P 160 F Unds New Boys' School

By a Special Correspondent A great new adventure, to meet the growing needs of Catholic education in the Southwark diocese, has been initiated by Archbishop Amigo, Bishop of......

Sea Apostolate Membership Cards After Considerable Delay,...

beyond their control, they are now able to offer for free distribution Seafarers' Membership booklets. giving an up-to-date list of A.O.S. clubs and centres throughout the......

C.e.g. Speaker's Victory At Students' Debate From Our Own...

" By Christianity, I mean the Doctrines . and Teachings of the world-wide and age-long Catholic Church founded by Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ." Mr. Seymour Jonas of the......

Newman Association

Fr. J. Leycester-King, S.J., Ph.D., Ecclesiastical Assistant to the Newman Association, will address members of the Association's Manchester branch at the Chaplaincy, Oxford......

Don't Be Ashamed To Show You Practise Religion

From Our Own Correspondent "Happy marriage is bound up with well - conducted courtship. If a low standard of conduct is adopted during courtship, it destroys the confidence of......

Cardinal Visits Leeds Firm

During his recent visit to Leeds, Cardinal Griffin visited the premises of Messrs. Laverty. The directors of the firm presented the Cardinal with a set of altar plate, for use......

Problem Children Need Parents, Not Special

Schools-says C.W.L. PRESIDENT By GRACE CONI444Y " It is not only women with young children who should stay at home. The teenagers need their mothers just as much," said Mrs.......

A.c.t.u. Is Formed In Southwark Mgr. Amigo, Archbishop,...

Southwark, has given permission for the inauguration of a Diocesan Association of Catholic Trade Unionists. The main objects of the movement will be to encourage Catholic......

Cheerfulness—not Long Faces —says Dr. Grimley

More cheerfulness to prevent the people of Britain developing "long faces like horses " was advocated by Dr. Bernard Ci rimley, D.D., Ph.D., when he opened a sale of work......

Ecclesiastical And Other Information

BISHOPS' ENGAGEMENTS Westminster For Cardinal Griffin, Archbishop of Westminster: November 7. Cathedral: Offers Mass for members, living and deceased, of the Society of St.......

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School For Catholic Employers

By Henri Rollet PARIS. On Tuesday last, November 4, in Paris, the School for Managers re-opened its doors. This institution, founded only three years ago, anus at training......

Plenty Of Indian Vocations

—SAYS CARMELITE PROVINCIAL MALABAR By a Staff Reporter When the Provincial of the Discalced Carmelites in the province of Malabar called at the " C.H." office this week he had......

Million Pound School Is Named After Mgr. Stepi ▪ Nac The

foundation stone of the Archbishop Stepinac High School for Catholic Boys was laid on Sunday. November 2, in New York, by Cardinal Spellman. The school, costing £1,000,000 to......

U.s. Cardinal Threatens Boycott Of Two Cinemas

Cardinal Dougherty, Archbishop of Philadelphia, gave two cinemas • in Philadelphia 48 hours on Monday, November 3, to withdraw showings of Forever Amber and The Outlaw under......

Stirling Offers Town Hall For ,

Priest ' s Douai Evening From a Special Correspondent An experiment started by Fr. Kenneth Cox, in Stirling, two years ago, to bring young people together on a Sunday evening......

De Valera Now Faces Determined Opposition

By the EARL OF WICKLOW Before the by-elections were held, Mr. de Valera declared that if the Government should lose any of the three seats, he would go to the country; he has......

New President— University College Professor Michael...

president of University College, Dublin. He has been Professor of Greek since 1923 and is a very distinguished scholar, and a very popular figure in the college....

Bus Strike The Bus Strike Is Now Over And The

men have agreed to accept a cost of living bonus of 5s. above the Labour Court's award, and so ends a long drawn-out dispute owing to which the patient public have suffered much......