Page 5, 16th April 1948

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New Missionary College Opened By Bishop Petit

By a Staff Reporter "The strongest sign of the vitality of the Catholic Church is the missionary spirit she possesses." Members of the community of the Society of the Divine......

Persons And Places

The Rev. J. Heenan, D.D., of the Catholic Missionary Society was given an enthusiastic reception when hc addressed a large audience in Portsmouth last week on " The Vatican or......

C.t.s. Pamphlet Sales Are Down But Membership Is Up

By a Staff Reporter "There is no religious controversy to-day. Any controversy there may be is between religion and atheism." Speaking at the annual general meeting of the......

Don't Be A Sitting Target

—Says Bishop Murphy By a Staff Reporter Warning the laity against the danger of becoming sitting targets for Communism, Mgr. Murphy, Coadjutor Bishop of Shrewsbury, told some......

Industrialists At Oxford Conference

Nationalisation was discussed at a week-end conference of Catholic industrialists, held at Campion Hall, Oxford. on April 10-12 with Fr. Lewis Watt, S.J., presiding. Mgr.......

Trade Unions Were Founded On Christian Principles

—SAYS BOB MELLISH, M.P. From a Special Correspondent " Our Association is being carefully watched by the T.U.C. and the Labour Movement, but they need have no fear of us. Our......

Pilgrims To Visit Sussex Shrine Of Our Lady

By a Staff Reporter West Grinstead Shrine of Our Lady of Consolation is the venue, of two major pilgrimages this year, first, for West Sussex Knights of St. Columba, fixed for......

Sandhurst Academy Has First Catholic Chaplain

By a Staff Reporter For the first time a Catholic Chaplain has been appointed to the Royal Military Academy, Sandhurst. The Rev, S. G. Lescher, C.F., of the Archdiocese of......

Montfort Missionaries Progress

By a Staff Reporter Superior-General of the Montfort Fathers, Very Rev. A. Josselin, D.D., sang Mass in the presence of Cardinal Griffin on Wednesday last, April 14, at La......

Children Give Rescue

Fund £2 1 085 Mgr. Amigo, Archbishop, Bishop of Southwark, received offerings amounting to £2,085, in the Pro-Cathedral last Sunday from 100 children representing the schools of......

Meeting Of Women's League In Portsmouth

Over 140 members were presented at the annual meeting of the Pensmouth Catholic Women's League, held last week-end. Mgr. King. Bishop of Portsmouth, presided and the main......

Our Lady's Catechists Big Demand For Their Services

By a Staff Reporter Our Lady's Catechists are now established in every diocese in England except Shrewsbury. They ere finding that their services are inure than ever in demand.......

Teaching Aids Exhibition At Newcastle

By a Staff Reporter An exhibition of Aids to the Teaching of Religion will be held in St. Mary's Training College, Fenham, Newcastle-on-Tyne, on Saturday and Sunday, April 24......

Oratory Choir Broadcast

The choir of Brampton Oratory, under the direction of Mr. Henry Washington, will give a repeat broadcast in the Third Programme to-night (Friday) at 10.55, of Byzantine and......