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Parish Banks Lend 148,000,000 Dollars

Delegates representing close on 940,000 members of perish credit unions took part in the jubilee congress of the movement at Levis, Quebec. where the late Alphonse Desjardins......

Welfare ' By Deconception

A statement by the Japanese Minister of Welfare publicly advocating legislation to permit " mothers having three or more children to get free deconception." has brought a reply......

Archbishop For Pakistan

Papal Delegate too THE Holy Father has raised the Pakistan dioceses of Karachi and Dacca to metropolitan rank and appointed one of the new archbishops to serve also as Apostolic......

Irish Bishop Consecrated

President and Prime Minister attend The new Bishop of Kilmore, Mgr, Austin Quinn — formerly parish priest of St. Peter's. Drogheda—was consecrated on Sunday by the Archbishop of......

Forgotten 5,000 At Wembley

From a Correspondent IT is a remarkable fact that 50 years ago there was no Catholic church at Wembley— indeed, no Mass centre nearer than Willesden, The parish of Our Lady of......

1,000 Candles For The New Dogma

A TON of wax and a mile of wick were slowly transformed Iasi week into 1,000 candles to be burned during the ceremony of the proclamation of the dogma of Our Lady's Assumption......

Palatine Guard On New Stamps

A new set of three Vatican stamps in commemoration of the first centenary of the Palatine Guard was announced in Vatican City last week. The stamps have a picture of the flag of......

15 Men In A Lorry

'Travelling hotel' to Rome A second-hand three-ton lorry is taking 15 men of St. Care's parish, Bradford, to Rome. They hope to make the complete journey in 10 days. Most of the......

Corrupting Poland's Children

There is a marked increase in the number of schools without religious instruction in Poland. At present there are 75,000 children in 210 such schools, and although there is......

Church Roof Down In Italian 'quake

The roof of the ancient church of St. Mary in Cascia crashed into the nave during the series of earthquakes which last week shook a 75-mile wide belt of mountainous central......

Holy Father Blesses Apostleship Crusade

THE Holy Father has written to Fr. Friedrich Schwendimann, S.J., Director General of the Apostleship of Prayer, urging yet more of the laity to " throw themselves whole......

Au Revoir

Two French priests. Fr. Raymond dliatIttin and Fr. Paul Verhoye, who have been supplying Lit Si. Anthony's, Windhill, Shipley, while the parieh priest. Fr. Denis O'Mahony, has......

The Professor And His Super 11011v

SEVEN DAYS TO NOON (LEICES1ER SQUARE THEATRE) Directors : The Boulting Twins FORTUNE favours the brave— and when John and Roy Boulting decided last year to make a film about......

100th Founder

Mr. John I Williams, of Blundellsands. has become the 100th founder of the Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King hy subscribing El ,000. " It really is a great......

Italians In Crash

Thirteen Italian pilgrims on the Way to Pompeii were injured at Terracine, 70 miles south of Rome. on Monday when their bus crashed in the town square.......