Page 1, 12th November 1954

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Father's Lost Case Suggests Move For New Negotiations Or To—

AMEND ACT TO GIVE PARENTS SCHOOL RIGHTS C ATHOLIC legal experts talking to "The Catholic Herald" this week said that the disputes leading up to the High Court decision against a......

Nullity Decrees

For the first time the Rota Tribunal has g ranted more applications for nullity decrees than it has refused. The latest fi g ures—for 1953— g ive 116 g ranted and 99 refused.......

'fatima' Wasn't The Daughter Of Mahomet

W HEN the Verona Fathers at Wan in the Sudan recently bought a boat to carry the mission's supplies from Khartoum to the south and named it "Fatima" in honour of Our Lady, local......

Warships Sail To Rescue 20,000

S EVEN French warships headed by an aircraft carrier were steaming north to Haiphong this week to rescue thousands of Catholics fleeing to the sea in sampans and dug-out canoes......

Eisenhower At Conference Of Catholic Women

"Above all we need the reli g ious q uality of compassionthe ability to feel the emotions of others as thou g h they were our own." said President Eisenhower, speakin g of the......

A Lone Leper Dreamed In The Forest . .

V ISITING a villa g e near Damn, India, for the first time, Fr. Bun, a Salesian missionary, lost his way in the forest and found himself before an isolated hut. "Do not enter,"......

Cathedral On Tv

Sunday telecast from Westminster C ARDINAL GRIFFIN will appear on Sunday night in the first telecast from Westminster Cathedral. The programme, which includes Compline, sermon......

Four Million Exiles Elect Government

Four million Poles exiled in countries throu g hout the world went to ballot boxes on Sunday to elect a Government — which, however, cannot nee. The election is desi g ned to......

Scouts Sell 30,000 Catholic Papers

More than 30,000 Catholic papers have been sold during the past 12 months by the boy scouts of Crumlin, Ireland's lar g est parish. St. A g nes's (44th Dublin) Troop started......

Flying Missionaries

The head q uarters of RArrim, the Roman Association for the Transportation of Itinerant Missionaries, is to he moved from The Ha g ue to Rome. The agency was founded in 1949 by......

For Young Bonzes For Three Months In The Buddhist University

of Siam. Fr. John Ulliana, a Salesian. has been g ivin g lectures on Catholic theolo g y to students who have reached the last two years of their courses. Fr. Ulliana addresses......

A Brother And Sister Attend Beatification

The brother and sister of Sister Maria Assume. a Franciscan Missionary of Mary who died in China in 1905 at the a g e of 27, were present in St. Peter's on Sunday when she was......

17-year-old Antimission Law Goes

Bishop Terrienne, Vicar Apostolic of the Gilbert and Ellice g roups of islands in the Pacific, has been officially informed that a 17-year-old law prohibitin e Catholic......

Catholic Judge Urges Catholics

`Try to alter the divorce laws' LORD WHEATLEY, a Catholic member of the Scottish Court of urged Catholics in a speech on Sunday to try to influence public opinion to alter the......

Ring From Diplomats

Gift for new Archbishop of Milan The members of the Diplomatic Corps accredited to the Holy See— representin g about 36 countries— are to present an episcopal rin g to M g r.......

Cardinal Bruno Dies

C ARDINAL GIUSEPPE BRUNO, Prefect of the Sacred Congregation of the Council, who received the Red Hat with Cardinal Griffin and 30 other new Cardinals at the record Consistory......

Polio Girl

Thanksgiving flight to Lisieux 1 4" years ago, Brenda Hai g h. of Folkestone, then six years old, was paralysed by polio from the waist downwards, Her aunt, Mrs. Elizabeth......

Christmas Consistory May Follow Vatican And Milan...

A NEW PAPAL SECRETARY OF STATE: NEW CARDINALS ? Rome reports say the Pope will fill office after 10 years USUALLY reliable reports from Rome say that the Holy Father after a......