Page 8, 12th August 1949

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Ireland And The European Council

By Our Dublin Correspondent The Dublin Horse Show and the holiday season have distracted attention from the Council of Europe, which can, and should, after all, have a far......

Pope Receives Mgr. Sheen

VATICAN CITY. The Pope received Mgr. Fulton Sheen, the prominent U.S. author and radio speaker, in a private audience on Wednesday last. Mgr. Sheen, best known for his articles......

40,000 Pilgrims At Croagh Patrick

By a Staff Reporter More than 40,000 people took part in the annual Pilgrimage to Croagh Patrick making it the biggest Ireland has seen since 1932, the year of the Eucharistic......

Indian Missions Prepare For Art Exhibitions

BOMBAY. The appeal of the Sacred Congregation "de Propaganda Fide to missionary units all over the world inviting their participation in the Exhibition of Indigenous Christian......

Chinese Legion Of Mary Carries On The Fight

The spread of the Legion of Mary in China, as a Catholic Action organization serving the bishops and priests in their missionary work, is an example of good news from China in......

Woman Delegate At European Assembly

Only two of the delegates to the European Assembly meeting at Strasbourg are women and one is a Catholic She is Dr. Marge Klompe. who was sworn in as a member of the Dutch......

Two Parishes Per Priest In This French Diocese

By GERRY SHERRY "In my diocese there are only 267 priests available to administer 443 parishes. The old priests look after one parish, but the young and midde-aged ones cater......

"poles Here Will Keep Their Faith Alight"

By GRACE CONWAY "With the help and co-operation of British Catholics, the Poles in Britain will keep the torch of their faith alight and, who knows, rekindle it among their own......

• I‘ (c) Mag

LISTEN TO TIIIS LOW MASS from the Church of the Blessed Sacrament, Exeter, with commentary by Fr. Wilfrid Carter. Mon,. Aug. 15., 9 a.m. West of England. THE FORGOTTEN E: Record......

Crowds Greet The Pope At Castelgandolio

The Pope has now gone into residence at his summer villa at Castelgandolfo, in the Alban Hills, 15 miles south of Rome. He will take a long rest in preparation for the tiring......

Fatima Message In African Dialect

Answering an appeal for Fatima leaflets giving the message of Our Lady in an African dialect. Fr. Paschal Boland, 0.S.B., of The Grail Press, has just sent a shipment of these......

San Lorenzo Reopened

The ancient Basilica of San Lorenzo, destroyed by Allied bombing in 1943, was reopened with solemn ceremonies on August 10, the feast day of St. Lawrence. The ceremony opened......

Pastoral Letter Smuggled Out

VATICAN CITY. The usually well-informed Rome news agency ARI reported last week that Ukrainian Catholic Bishops deported to Siberia have managed to smuggle K pastoral letter......

Benedictines Reopen Priory

Resuming a traditiop interrupted by the French Revolution and the secularisation of Church property in its wake a century and a half ago, the Benedictine Fathers of Treves,......