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Was Butler's Tribute To Religion A Reply To Bishops'...

By Our Educational Correspondent Was it because Mr. Butler was shaken by the announcement of our Catholic Bishops on January 5 that he paid tribute to the influence and......

L.o.m. Formed For French Workers In Germany

The Legion of Mary, established at Nevus (Occupied France) in the autumn of 1940, has now spreatl to 22 French dioceses and further extension is certain. Legionaries who have......

Teachers Want Less Religion In Schools

Tolerance and a wide measure of freedom within the control of the local authorities were strenuously advocated when the public schools were being discussed at the Assistant......

Scottish Teachers' Attitude To Catholics

Mr. William Wallace, president of the Educational Institute of Scotland, which includes all Scottish teachers, paitl a great tribute to the working of the Scottish system in a......

Here Are Seven Objections To New Bill

At the fourth Diocesan Council meeting of the Southwark Catholic Parents' and Electors' Association, held on Sunday last, the Chairman, Councillor Parker, formulated a protest......

Westminster C.p.e.a. And Schools Bill

PLANS FOR VIGOROUS ACTION The Westminster Provisional Diocesan Council of the C.P.A. is initiating a vigorous campaign of Parliamentary action against the new Education Bill,......

Statement From Catholic Education Council

The Catholic Education Council has prepared a short statement on the Catholic position undeithe new Education Bill to which it is proposed to give as wide a circulation as......

95,000 Women Sign Against Bill

A petition protesting against " the perpetuated injustices to Catholics contained , in the Government White Paper " on educational reconstruction has -been signed by 95,000......

Nottingham Catholics To Explain Our Case To City

Nottingham Catholic Parents' and Electors' Association has decided to organise a meeting in the Albert Hall, Nottingham, to explain the Catholic opposition to the Education Bill......

Catholics Tell A London M.p.

A mass meeting was recently held by the united parishes of Anerley, Beckenham and Bromley at which Sir Edward Campbell, M.P. for this Parliamentary Division, was present. Over......

10,000 Divorces In

1943 MR. R. O'SULLIVAN'S SCATHING REMARKS AT MANCHESTER Mr. Richard O'Sullivan, K.C., Recorder of Derby, spoke to Manchester Catholic Social Guild on Saturday on " The Christian......

The Artist And Society

FRIAR'S LECTURES AT LEICESTER Fr. Mork Brocklehurst, 0.P., Prior of Holy Cross, Leicester, is again giving a series of lectures this spring term at the Vaughan College. This......

Rent Cut For Children

Sixpence a week for every child under 16 is to be taken off the rent of tenants on Rochester's housing estates, states the Daily Telegraph. Basic rents will be increased and 6d.......

The King Has Awarded The Distinguished Service Order To...

J. S. O'Neill, Punjab Regiment, India Army, an Old Boy of Prior Park College, Bath, for leadership of the highest order.......

Ransom Notes

We are receiving signs in the office that Ransomers are getting busy about raising the Million Pound Fund. One wrote sending Us a contribution she had raised by a private raffle......

Ransom Guild Gave Large Grants To Poor Missions

At the December meeting of the Executive Council of the Guild of Our Lady of Ransom grants were made to the Bishops of Brentwood. Clifton, Lancaster, Menevia. Northampton,......

Bradford M.p. *champions Equal Rights

Mr. William Leach, Bradford Labour M.P., is a strenuous supporter of the lemand for equal rights for nonprovided schools. In a public discussion in Bradford se said that bodies......

Announcements

BISHOPS' ENGAGEMENTS Southwark For Archbishop Amigo ; To-morrow (Saturday). Canonical Visitation of Notre Dame Convent, Southwark. Saturday. January 22. Canonical Visitation of......

Convent Lay Teachers

Ilw annual general meeting for the London Region of the Convent Lay Teachers' Association will he at 230 on Saturday, January 29, at St, Patrick's Club Room. Soho Square.......

Ordination

Beda On Saturday, January 8, at St. Peter's Church, Winchester, the Rev. Parker-Walsh received two First Minors at the hands of Bishop King, and on the following Sunday two Last......

From Pacific War Zone

MISSION NEWS REACHES VATICAN Fragmentary and Incomplete news has reached the Vatican from various Apostolate-Districts of the Fathers of the Paris Mission Society. In Central......

Miscellanea

A new Squire Council of the Knights of St. Columba wasktfficially opened at Worcester on Sunday by the Birmingham Provincial Deputy, Mr. R. J. Brcligan. Fr. George Nicholson,......

Obitua

CANON J. HOLOHAN YORKSHIRE PRIEST There is deep and widespread regret in the Leeds diocese at the death which occuried on Sunday, January 9, of the Vei y Rev. Canon James......

I Remarkable Increase R12 In Salford Rescue

Funds " The Catholic conscience is awakening to 'the vast possibilities of skilled moral welfare work, and it is a tiappy omen for the fdture that many Catholic studeuts are......

Fr. Raymond O'flynn

PRIEST OF CATHOLIC MISSIONARY SOCIETY The Rev. Raymond O'Flynn, who died on Sunday at midnight in his 60th year, had for many months been suffering from heart trouble and was......

Miss E. M. Buckenham

CAMBRIDGE AUTHORESS The death occurred at Cambridge on January 6 of Miss Evelyn Mkry Buckenham, daughter of the late Dr. John Buckenham, of Castle End, Cambridge. Miss......

B.b.c. To Broadcast Enthronement

Gilbert Harding. of the B.B.C., who was commentator at the broadcast of Cardinal Hinsley' Requiem, will again comment at the Enthronement ceremonies of the new Archbishop at......

China : Where Prices Soar!

Some of the reasons why missionary nuns remain at their tabours in war-wrecked China were set forth in a letter written by Mother M. Stephanie, Mother General of St.......

Ready, Next Week

A CATHOLIC ANGLE ON THE JEWISH PROBLEM By STANLEY B. JAMES This vexed and difficult question is briefly but fully treated in these pages by a writer who bases his Catholic......

Southwark M.p. Wants 100 Per Cent.

" If you allow the denominational schools the right to continue, then the Government should provide ‘all expenses." said Mr. Tom Naylor, M.P. for South-East Southwark, at a......