Page 1, 11th March 1949

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Political Parties Are Preparing 1950

THE CHRISTIAN VOTE IN THIS COUNTRY CAN BE MADE EFFECTIVE Fifteen Questions For Parliamentary Candidates BY THE EDITOR The Catholic electorate in this country numbers little......

Pin 'em Down

FOREIGN (1) Will you support the inclusion of Germany, Spain and Portugal in United Europe ? (2) Are you prepared to oppose the recognition of, and trade with, such countries......

New Delegate

To Japan Mgr. Maximillian De Furstenberg has been appointed the new Apostolic Delegate to Japan in succession to Mgr. Paul Marella. Mgr. Furstenberg is to arrive in Japan before......

" No Intimidation By Police," Said The President

Thirteen alleged " accomplices " of Cardinal Mindszenty, including three priests, two of whom are Jesuits, were given prison sentences ranging from one year to eight years by......

The Pope Has Busy 73rd Birthday

VATICAN CITY. Thousands of telegrams of congratulation arrived in Vatican City from all parts of the world last week to commemorate the Pope's 73rd birthday and the tenth......

The Pope Gives £10,000 To Maynooth

A personal subscription of £10,000 has been sent by the Pope to Dr. D'Alton, Archbishop of Armagh and Primate of Ireland, in response to the Irish hierarchy's appeal on behalf......

Cabbages, Not Communists May Decide French Vote

By HENRI ROLLET The crisis in agriculture which is hitting the producers of potatoes, cabbages, eggs and pork is going to affect the elections of March 20 much more than any......

Protestant Pastors Get Heavy Sentences

By a Staff Reporter The farcical proceedings against 15 Protestant pastors in the Solia People's Court ended last Tuesday with heavy sentences being passed on all but two of......

Received By The Pope

Dr. Evan, Australian Minis. ter for External Affairs, visited Rome on his way to London and was received by the Pope in special audience almost immediately after his landing. He......

Despite Change Molotov Will Still Say " No"

By DOUGLAS HYDE The changes in the Soviet Government announced last week-end indicate that Russian foreign policy in the coming period will be entirely Moscow-made, with the......

More Polish Priests Condemned

A new crop of death sentences and long terms of imprisonment against priests and others is reported from Poland. Lodz, Fr. Losos and Fr. towski were sentenced to death by a......

A Federal Government Now If Britain Leads'

By ANDREW BOYLE " Western Europe needs a Federal Government to see it through its difficulties. And it could have a Federal Government to-morrow--if Britain lead." took the So......

Passion Sunday

Sick Priests May Say Votive Masses The Osservatore Romano of March 6 publishedea dispensation by the Pope whereby priests who, on account of age and infirmity, say daily the......

If Not I... Who ? If Not Now.. When'?

CLOTHING APPEAL There is NOW desperate need for discarded clothing for refugees from Eastern Europe (crowded in air raid shelters or many to a room) in Austria and the British......

The Oxford Committee Is Undenominational And Enjoys The...

a considerable number of Catholics. Among messages received from National leaders has been the following from Lord Pakenham: " Importance of your work in furthering cause of......