Page 1, 15th September 1950

15th September 1950
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Monks, Nuns

EXPELLED Dissolution follow s Hungary's pact COMMUNIST ruthlessness reached a new low level when, last week-end, immediately following the signing of the Church-State agreement,......

Administrator In Cardinal's Diocese

The Holy Father has appointed Mgr. Harnvas. Bishop of Csanad, as Administrator Apostolic of Esztergorn. Cardinal Mindszenty's diocese. He replaces Mgr. Drahos, who died......

Czech Nuns In Concentration Convents

Nuns in Czechoslovakia are being herded together in "concentration convents" along similar lines to those already taken against members of the men's religious orders. In Prague......

Mgr Mccormack Convalescing

The Bishop of Hexham and Newcastle, Mgr. McCormack, has now left the nursing home he entered in June, and is now convalescing. It is announced that the Bishop will preside at a......

Protestants Agree To Chinese Demands

By DOUGLAS HYDE T HE Chinese Communist Government in the coming months and years will work to " do a deal " with the Protestant bodies there whilst isolating the Catholics and......

Germans Send Catholic Consul General To Rome

The appointment of Dr. Clemens von Brentano, of Freiburg, as first German Consul General in Rome since the war. is hailed by German Catholics as one of the most fortunate made......

Hierarchy Centenary Issue

THE Catholic Herald for September 29 will include a four-page illustrated historical supplement to commemorate the Centenary of the Restoration of the Hierarchy. A whole page of......

Bishop Waited At The Pit-head

Catholics in Scots colliery disaster BY A STAFF REPORTER AMONG the people who stood waiting at the pithead last Saturday, when 1116 men were trapped in the workings of the......

Beatification On Wembley Day

While tens of thousands of people in this country are making their way to Wembley for the Hierarchy Centenary Mass on October 1, another great crowd will be going into St.......

Children Thank The Pope

Sunday was a day of thanksgiving to the Holy Father on the part of the thousands of Italian children who have been able to enjoy a holiday this year in the many summer holiday......

Pilgrim Dies In The Air Over London

Mr. Marianus Cirothues. 73-yearold American lumber dealer. died in an airplane over London after making a pilgrimage to Rome, states a message received in San Antonio, Texas.......

War-weary Peking Turns To Our Lady

The increasing devotion of the Catholics of Peking to Our Lady as the source of peace is likely to be reflected in a fervent display of faith there during October, month of the......

Grail To Train Youth Leaders From Caravan

Ladies of the Grail in Scotland are shortly to go " on the road " in a caravan which will be used as a mobile training headquarters for youth leaders. A few weeks ago 11......

500,000 On Way To Rome

ST. Peter's having become too small—even when the rules are stretched to permit 50,000 people inside—the Holy Father is now holding regular public audiences for Holy Year......

Capacity Crowd For. Wembley

Bishops ask for General Communion and prayers for fine weather T HERE are no more tickets left for the afternoon Mass in the Wembley Stadium on October 1. The Hierarchy......

200 Invalids Fly

Some 200 invalids flew to and from Lourdes for the Dublin diocesan pilgrimage, led by Archbishop McQuaid, which returned this week.......

Dogma Proclamation In St. Peter's Square

THE Holy Father will probably proclaim the Dogma of the Assumption of Our Lady in St. Peter's Square, states British United Press, quoting a high Vatican official. It is......