Page 5, 10th April 1953

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Salazar Nears A Jubilee

D R. ANTONIO DE OLINEIRA SALAZAR, the Prime Minister who has led Portugal to stability and solvency, celebrates a silver jubilee on April 27—the 25th anniversary of his entry......

Chartres Stone For London

A stone from the Chapel of "le grand Christ" in Chartres Cathedral has been sent to London to be incorporated in the repaired structure of the Church of Notre Dame de France by......

Cathedral Packed For 'tv Bishop'

Queues hundreds of yards long to hear Mgr. Fulton Sheen O NE of the greatest congregations seen at Westminster Cathedral for many years gathered on Good Friday afternoon to hear......

Bishop's Father Dies In Preston

Mr. John Hardman, a retired printer of Preston, who died on Good Friday at the age of 79, was the father of Bishop Hardman, of Zomba, Nyasaland. Another of his six children is......

New Post For Expert On Emigration

Canon John Bennett, a member of the Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral Chapter, has been appointed a member of the Supreme Council on Emigration set up by the Apostolic......

Baptism In Italian

Permission has been given by the Sacred Congregation of Rites for the use of the Italian language in baptism, provided that the Latin text appears side by side in the edition of......

Bishop Was Stripped By Communists

DISHOP CUTHBERT O'GARA I./of Yuanling, a Canadian, and another Passionist missionary, Fr. Paul Ubinger, an American, were stripped at the altar of their church by Chinese......

Bishop Warns:

Agreements may hit the schools DISHOP PEARSON, chairman of J.Ithe Lancaster Diocesan Schools Commission, gave a warning this week about the need to consult the Catholic......

Xaverians Have New General

The general chapter of the Xaverian Brothers, meeting in Rome, has elected Bro. Oswald Schmitt, an American, as Superior General. He succeeds Bro. Ambrose, who has held the......

Open-air Stations In South London

The Stations of the Cross were said at at least three open-air pitches in South London on Good Friday. By arrangement with the Catholic Evidence Guild the Stations were held......

Seafront Stations Draw Crowds

Painted figures cut from plywood by boys of the Shoeburyness Catholic Youth Club were used for the Stations of the Cross made by nearly 500 people on Good Friday on the seafront......

Their First Priest

The first candidate for the priesthood from St. Ives, Cornwall, the Rev. Peter Symons, who is to be ordained in Plymouth Cathedral on June 14, was presented with a chalice and a......

No Room For God

A delegate of the Irish National Teachers' Organisation, Mr. 1. H. McEnaney, told the conference that the moulding of character and the preparation of children for the battle of......

C.w.l.will Meet To Stimulate

An open meeting is to be held by the Westminster branch of the Catholic Women's League on the first Tuesday of each month at the Convent in Carlisle Place, near the Cathedral,......

20 Cardinals, 500 Bishops Going To Rio

A LREADY it is known that 20 riCardinals, 500 Bishops and 1,500 priests from all parts of the world, will gather in Rio de Janeiro for the International Eucharistic Congress......

And Now It Is Formosa

L EGISLATION recently introduced by the Chiang Kai-Shek administration in Formosa is creating difficulties for missionaries there, according to John Ridley, writing in the Daily......

Polish Paper Attacks The Hierarchy

The official Polish Communist paper has directly accused the secretary of the Polish Hierarchy of "hoetility" to the regime and indirectly voiced new threats to the entire......

Statue For Cave 50 Feet Below Sea

The Italian Sports Centre in Genoa, which takes a special interest in underwater sport, is to erect a statue of Our Lord in a cave at a depth of about 50 ft in the gulf of......

Council Candidates

The Westminster Labour Party has adopted Mr. Desmond Smith, Mr. Jack Curran and Mr. Pat Hopkins as candidates in the forthcoming municipal elections. Among the Conservative......

Fees Will Be Paid

Worcestershire's education committee will pay the fees of children qualifying for grammar schools who on religious grounds prefer to attend the recognised Catholic independent......

Travelling Missions

Northempton.—Mass will be said on Sunday at Boardman's, Manor House, Welford, Northants, at 8 a.m. Mass will be said on Monday, at Balsham, Cambs. Next week : Molesworth.......

Bishop Visits Half A Church

Bishop Cowderoy will give Benediction on Sunday in the new Church of the Sacred Heart at Camberwell, South-east London, the first of the churches in the Southwark diocese......

`osservatore 5 Welcomes P.o.w. Plan

But Moscow Radio attacks again A N agreement on the exchange of sick and wounded prisoners could well pave the way towards the restoration of peace in Korea, said the......

Maltese Send £1,500 For Flood Victims

Archbishop Godfrey, Apostolic Delegate, has received from Mgr. Gonzi, Archbishop and Metropolitan of Malta, £1,500 for the relief of flood victims. Following the Pope's personal......

'if All Is Well With The Men. .'

The Easter Monday Mass for men at St. Chad's Cathedral, Birmingham, celebrated by Archbishop Masterson, was attended by a record congregalation." "Birmingham," said the......

Miss Walsh Retires From The Problems

After 15 years as Housing Welfare Officer for Winchester, interviewing hundreds of council-house applicants and trying to solve their problems, Miss J. Y. Walsh has retired. She......

Engagements

Cardinal Griffai.—Tumday and Wednesday: Presides at meeting of the Hierarchy at Archbishop's House. Wednesday: Holds Low Week Reception at Archbishop's House, 6-7.30 p.m.......

Easter At Aylesford

Anniversary Mass in baronial hall M EARLY 300 retreatants, and 1 1 visitors from the surrounding Kentish villages, filled the baronial hall of the 1.000-year-old Allington......

X-rays On

Indigestion This X-ray experiment carried out by an eminent radiologist will interest every sufferer from indigestion and similar stomach disorders. A patient suffering from......