Page 1, 16th August 1957

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Vatican Radio Warns Of

NEW CLEAVAGE ATTEMPT TN 22 LANGUAGES RADIO VATICAN LAST WEEK WARNED - 1 CATHOLICS EVERYWHERE OF A CATHOLICISM VATICAN CLEAVAGE BEING ATTEMPTED BY THE COMMUNISTS. The latest move......

Togliatti's Son To Be A Priest?

Aldo Togliatti, the only son of the Italian Communist leader Palmiro Togliatti, is said to be thinking of becoming a priest. Reports from Italy and Germany say that in spite of......

No Sweets Before Communion

nOES TAKING A SWEET, WHICH IS DISSOLVED IN THE mourn AND SWALLOWED AS A LIQUID, VIOLATE THE EUCHARISTIC FAST? It does. Food should be liquid before entering the mouth. It is......

Eastern Churches

CANON LAW CODE READY A CODE of canon law for the ' Oriental Rites of the Church has now been completed and will go into effect on March 25. 1958. This is announced in an......

A-bomb

50% Austrians want Church intervention S HOULD the Church concern itself directly with politics? A recent " Gallup Poll " in Austria elicited the following replies: Yes: 7%; No:......

Vocations In Goa

Sharp Increase A SHARP increase in vocations ' has been reported from many seminaries in Goa, India. At Saligao, the diocesan seminary has reported about 60 new admissions.......

Bishop Resigns

Bishop David Hickey. Si., of Belize, has resigned owing to illhealth. Bishop Hickey, who is 75, was consecrated Titular Bishop of Bonitza and Vicar Apostolic of Honduras in 1948......

Honoured

Soon to be seen in the film " The Bridge on the River Kwai," Alec Guinness was the recipient of the 1956 Grand Prix for his performance as the Cardinal in "The Prisoner." Here......

Eisenhower Returned It To Poles

—and yesterday this Triptych was unveiled A FAMOUS altar piece recently returned to the Church of Our Lady at Cracow, Poland was officially unveiled yesterday, August 15. ,The......

Oxford Graduate, Jacobite Priest

Received in India M ANY prelates and other members of the clergy attended the admittance into the Church recently at Muvatupuzba, India, of Fr. C. A. Abraham, a member of the......

Be Of Good Heart!

—the Pope to Cripples "BE °' good courage! Sustain your resoltaion to play your part in making this world a fitter place for God's creatures to dwell in, while you lift tip your......

Oberammergau Passion Play Cast To Be Picked In '59

T HE cast for the next Oberam mergau Passion play announced for 1960, will be chosen in 1959, according to an annoucement of Mayor Raimund• Lang. A Biblical " trial play "......

Any Protests?

A BER DOUR School set a " General Knowledge paper this Summer for its pupils. and asked: " Name the Catholic Pope who has become known as the Protestant Pope," A child and its......

An Attack From A Prisoner

J UST before he was sentenced to three years' imprison ment for writing against Corn munism, Milovan Djilas, former Vice-President of Yugoslavia, smuggled out of the country the......

Free Europe Radio Is Broad

casting extracts to Eastern Europe from "The New Class", the book written by Milovan Dulas, an ex-friend of Tito of Yugoslavia, who is now in prison there, and whose 'mumscript......

Arbitration And Its Rejection

Covent Garden Workers "flouted authority" ACME'S CRITICISMS THE Covent Garden strike has prompted the Association of Catholic Managers and Employers to issue a statement......

Lateran Altar Is Damaged

LITURGICAL functions have " been temporarily suspended at the main altar of the Basilica of St. John Lateran, Rome. A heavy piece of marble broke from a ceiling cornice and......

Christmas Stamps

Two Australian postage stamps with a design symbolising the spiritual significance of Christmas are to be issued during November 1957. Postmaster-General Mr. C. W. Davidson said......

Invalids

MGR. KNOX Continues to be seriously ill, according to a Wednesday message. BISHOP HALSALL Bishop Halsall, Auxiliary of Liverpool, was stated on Wednesday to be still critically......

Westminster Provost The Holy See Has Appointed Bishop...

V.G., as Provost of the Chapter of Westminster, in succession to the late Archbishop VI yers.......