Page 5, 13th November 1953

13th November 1953
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A Mass Will Break 600

r .... MMMMM Closed Black Death • b; the YEARS OF SILENCE NEW LIFE FOR A KENT CHURCH VHUT and silent for nearly 600 "years, a tiny Norman church in Kent is to have Mass again......

I • Skeleton In

the Abbey a Bishop's I TT has now been confirmed ; 'that the hones found in a I crumbling wooden coffin he neath the floor of the Chapel of 1 St. Edward the Confessor in !......

Water Board Chairman

rII JfR. ALBERT GORMAN, a IVICatholic, has been appointed Chairman of the Metropolitan Water Board; which supplies water to 6,200,000 Londoners. The Chief Engineer, Mr. H. F.......

No Death In The Sacred College

A Vatican Requiem is cancelled pOR the first time in this cen tury the traditional Requiem Mass in the Sistine Chapel in the Vatican for the Cardinals who have died in the past......

Degree For The President

President Eisenhower will receive an honorary degree next Wednesday at the Catholic University of Washington at thc celebration of the golden jubilee of the Catholic Educational......

Cardinal Praises Wives Of Men Of Catholic Action

T HE wives who unselfishly put up with being left alone at home while their husbands go out to do their share in Catholic Action were praised by Cardinal Griffin in a speech in......

Church For A Day

The 16th-century church in Broil, used for the past 50 years as a museum, is to be reopened by permission of the French Government for one day for the wedding on December 31 of......

The Pope Is Shocked By Austria

T HE Pope has expressed regret that Catholic Austria has refused to abide by the concordat concluded before the Nazi-German occupation, reported Bishop Paul Rusch, Apostolic......

Warmer Conditions Can Cost You Less Of All Buildings, One

of the most difficult to warm adequately is a church. The construction of pews and stalls accentuates the draughts caused by the large doors and windows. De La Rue Gas-fired......

Catholics Die In Red Raid

More than 200 young Vietnamese Catholics were killed or taken prisoner during a Communist-led Viet Minh raid on the village of Dai-dong. At the same time a priest was wounded......

Sweden Becomes A Diocese

Ftrst Bishop of Stockholm named T HE Holy Father has made Sweden into a diocese, with 78-year-old Mgr, Erik Mueller as first Bishop of Stockholm. . Bishop Mueller has been Vicar......

Recollects' General In England

Fr. Eugenio Ayapc. Prior General of the Recollects of St. Augustine, is making canonical visitation of the Order's houses in this country. He arrived from Madrid by air after......

Lisieux Basilica Consecration

The great Basilica of Our Lady of Lisieux, founded by the late Cardinal Suhard, Archbishop of Paris, is to be consecrated on July 11. It was begun in 1929. Bishops and pilgrims......

Letters Lead To 00,000 Picture

A bundle of dust-covered letters discovered by a Cambridge professor in the diocesan archives at Fermo, Italy, has led to the discovery of a £50,000 picture of the Nativity by......

Three Lands To Honour Germans' English Apostle

G ERMAN Catholics, headed by Cardinal Frings, Archbishop of Cologne, are .expected to join a great gathering of Bishops, priests and laity at Buckfast Abbey next June to......

Goldsmiths See

the Pope Goldsmiths were the latest group of delegates to a congress in Rome to be received by the Holy Father in special audience. Addressing them on Tuesday at Castelgandolfo,......

A Shrine And A Ship For Our Lady Of Fatima

A shrine of Our Lady within sight of Mount Everest has been dedicated at Darjeelink. Fr. John Prendergast, the American parish priest, blessed the shrine on the slopes of the......

Consecration Of A Nation

After three weeks' spiritual preparation. Costa Rica was consecrated to the Sacred Heart of Jesus after Mass celebrated on the site of the National Church of the Sacred Heart......

Dogma Pilgrimage

Bishop T h 6 a s of Tarbes and Lourdes announces that with the unanimous approval of the Portuguese Hierarchy a joint French' Portuguese pilgrimage will be made to 1.ourdes next......

Liste.v To This

People's Service from St. Edward's Church, Sutton Park, Surrey, conducted by Fr. Gordon Albion, Sunday, 11.30 a.m. Light. "Frankly Speaking." An unscripted interview with Evelyn......

Guiana's 50,000 Catholics

British Guiana's Catholic population now numbers 50.000, says the newly published first Catholic Directory of the British territories of the Caribbean. The directory, edited by......

In The Hebrides

Island will have chain of shrines A CHAIN of wayside shrines to Our Lady — in the style of those seen on the Continent—will shortly link the 12 villages which make up the......

'i Know Housing Problem', Says—

Catholic fighting in key election 1'l R . TIMOTHY DONOVAN, a solicitor and a Catholic, who is 71- Conservative candidate in the key Parliamentary by-election at Holborn and St.......