Page 1, 14th March 1947

14th March 1947
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Freedom Of Religion Is The Pivot Of All Our Liberties

Joint Protest Against Perse c ution BY A STAFF REPORTER " Religious liberty is not just one of the liberties—it is the pivot of all liberty." With this principle set down by......

Mercy Is A Mark

of Democracy —says Catholic Minister Front Ouf Own Correspondent Last week, the Catholic Minister of Justice in the Dutch Catholio of 'mercy towards war-cr i minals Labour......

We Must Set The World An Example Of Leadership With A...

GENERAL MORGAN TELLS " C. H." • By ANDREW BOYLE " By absorbing many of Europe's displaced persons into this country during the present economic crisis, Britain would not merely......

Protect D.p.s In Italy

—says the Cardinal Cardinal Griffin. Archbishop of Westminster, Is among the 12 signatories of a letter to " The Times" published on Tuesday last, drawing attention to the fact......

Ex-p.o.w.s Deported To Russia—bishops' Protest

The German Bishops, in a letter to the Allied Control Council, have protested against the sending to the U.S.S.R. of released prisoners of war. • The letter refers to reports of......

Quebec Bishops Plead For D.p.s

All the Bishops of Quebec Province have joined in a statement supporting immigration into Canada of homeless and displaced persons in Europe. The Bishops add: " Even in the......

Catholic International Relief Office Suggested

Delegates from 24 Catholic Relief Organisations, which met in Paris last week, passed a unanimous resolution expressing their desire to see set up an International Catholic......

Italian Communists Still Pressing For Divorce

Communists in Italy are again pressing for legalising divorce in Italy and the institution of secular education. They have raised the question of the relation of the Church and......

The State And The Individual "fortunately, The Majority...

do not subscribe to the belief that an individual equals one million individuals divided by one million. We in Britain, for instance, believe that the State is the servant of......

Your Soft Drinks Are In. Danger !

COAL SHORTAGE CAUSES BOTTLE CRISIS It takes a ton of coal to make a ton of glass. Even before the electricity cuts the coal shortage had drastically reduced the already meagre......

"cry Shortage And Let Slip The Dogs Of Dictatorship "

The fifth question put to Mr. Douglas Reed. Editor of "London Tidings," and author of " Insanity Fair," " Disgrace Abounding," etc., connects with the story published last week......

New Franciscan General Appointed

The new Procurator General of the Order of Franciscans is Fr. Matthew Faust. Fr. Faust, who is German by birth, was forced by the Nazis to flee the country and he has since •......

Prince Bishop Demands Justice For " Politicals"

The Prince Archbishop of Salzburg, Mgr. Rohracher, addressing a mass rally in the Educational Institute at Innsbruck, solemnly protested that there were thousands of political......

Cardinal Hinsley's Anniversary

On the fourth anniversary, March 17, of the death of his predecessor as Archbishop of Westminster, Cardinal Hinsley, Cardinal Griffin will preside and give the Absolution at a......

Fireside Schemes Pa, Bunk Deep Into Our Chairs Before The

evening fire, the fatigue tF the day behind us, how easy it is to rehhild the world! What they ought to do, vtle say, is such and such. Why, of a:arse! Then everything would be......