Page 8, 11th August 1950

11th August 1950
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Year's Noviceship ' For Engaged Couples

Instruction at school enough ? Ridiculous,' says Fr. Waterhouse A YEAR'S " noviceship " for all Catholic engaged • couples - 12 months of prayerful and practical preparation for......

Church Tours For The Gullible

Polish Communists are now conducting " sightseeing tours " of the country's large Catholic churches. But the " tours" are conducted only on Sundays and special feast days when......

Bishop Friend Of Verdi Dies

An Italian Bishop. Mgr. Costa. of Leece, who died last week at the age of 77. was well known as a Latin poet and a musician. When in the late '90s he was chaplain at Villa S.......

1,000 Bicycles For Priests

One thousand Catholic parishes in the British and American zones of Germany, severely handicapped by lack of transport for their priests, have received bicycles from Catholic......

Holy See And Spain Sign Agreement

The Holy Sec and Spain have signed an accord which exempts priests from compulsory military service and establishes a religious service in the Army. It restores ecclesiastical......

Tito Makes The Crime Fit The Punishment

Instead of making the punishment fit the crime. Tito's Communist regime fabricates the crime to fit the punishment it has beforehand decided to give. This charge is made by......

Franciscans Honour St. Dominic

The friendship of St. Dominic and St. Francis was commemorated in Rome in the traditional manner on the Feast of St. Dominic last week when the Minister General of the Friars......

Nevinuncio Aids 'clutie Victims

One cite first acts of the new Papal Ncio to Colombia, Archbishop Store, was to make a tour of the as ravaged by the recent earthqua The Athishop, as well as going t o the I of......

Archbishops Support Priest In Strike

Compaty's complaint boomerangs A TTEMP1 by officials of the Philippine Airline to get theiighest ecclesiastical authorities to silence Fr. Walter logan, S.J., who is supporting......

Reds Prefer War To Elections

COMMUNISTS want war today as they did in 1939, because they know that through peace and free elections they cannot impose Soviet rule on the world. This is the answer of Luigi......

Czechs Scrap Seminaries

Reds will select and instruct all candidates to priesthood A LL Czechoslovakia's theological sdlools and seminaries have been abolished, and selection and instruction of......

No Vote For Priests

c on stitution A pro pose o d f E a m l J a c! , v m a e d n o t r ttoo en priests to vole las been turned down by Parliamer. The law also forlds priests to be members of any......

Sidky Pasha Was Catholics Protector

Catholics in Egypt have lost a great protector by the death of Ismail Sidky Pasha, a former Premier. He was educated at St. Joseph's Institute by the Brothers of the Christian......

Nuns Expelled

Slovak sources say that the Cat-eh Communist regime has expelled the Sisters of the Holy Cross from their convent at Svaty Jur (St. George). The monastery has been converted......

Pilgrims Go By Lorry And Limousine

And meet Abbott and Costello' Two Leeds girls. Miss Sheila Scully and Miss Elsie Crisp, of Copgrove Road. who set off recently on a 1.600 mile hitch-hike pilgrimage to Rome,......

Symbol Of Fidelity

When the Portuguese Catholic Youth movement makes a pilgrimage to Rome in September. the pilgrims will present to the Holy Father a coffer containing earth as a symbol of the......

Costumes For Vikings Wanted

COSTUMES for first century Britons, Vikings, Roman soldiers and early 19th century characters are the special Wants of the organisers of the pageant for the Hierarchy Centenary......