Page 1, 15th January 1960

15th January 1960
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Catholic Pop. Is Up But—

CONVERTS ARE DOWN By The Editor F OR the first time since 1950, the figures of adult conversions, published annu ally in the Catholic Directory, have dropped. This drop is all......

Unity Of East And West

Just before the consecration in the Byzantine rite the choir sings the Nicene Creed. It is then that the celebrant waves the humeral veil over the bread and wine. The bread, as......

Octave Of Prayer For Unity Starts On Monday

AN APOSTOLIC LAITY EMERGES " TH E laity is slowly emerging as the newest channel of the Holy Spirit's activity," said Pere Maurice Villain, S.M., in the course of a series of......

High Court Judge

T HE QUEEN has approved the appointment of Mr. Charles Ritchie Russell, Q.C,, as a Justice of the Hi g h Court. Mr. Russell is the only son of the late Lord Russell of Killowen.......

Priests, Nuns, `indoctrinated' In Dublin

TWO hundred priests, brothers and nuns, all of them teachers, were last week indoctrinated with Cornmunism. They addressed each other as " Comrade " and no group of students......

Georgie Wood Recalls When They Were

SINGING THE SONG OF PEGGY O'NEIL She was such a real person BY GEORGIE WOOD T HE national Press did not give the obituary tributes many of us would have liked to have read about......

The Pope On Catholic Action:

THE KEYNOTE IS CO-OPERATION T HE main task of Catholic Action is to lend helping hands to the Hierarchy in their task of spreading the Kingdom of God on earth and in the souls......

Good English

gives you Confidence Now you can gain poise — develop your personality —achieve success Hundreds of ambitious men and women have discovered a fascinatin g . simplified way• to......

`miss Philippines' (and Co.) Dance Over To England

`C.H.' Reporter 'NTERESTED in meeting Eng lish Young Christian Workers, and other young Catholic Actionists, ate most of the 44 teenage Philippine dancers now appearing at the......

For Newly-weds

Three hundred days Indul g ence has been g ranted by the Pope to newly-married couples who kiss the weddin g ring and say the prayer: "Know this 0 Lord, as we love you we love......