Page 5, 16th December 1949

16th December 1949
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Holy Year News

THE Central Committee for the Holy Year has completed its first documentary film on the Holy Year. The commentary will be translated into several languages and the film will be......

Exiles Bring Colour To

Great Halifax C.P.E.A. Annual Rally By a Staff Reporter The Victoria Hall, Halifax, claimed to be the largest in the North, was packed on Sunday last for the annual rally of the......

Tito To Get Hall Used For Catholic Rally

FRANKFURT. The American High Commissioner's gesture of friendship toward German Catholics, to preserve for them the huge assembly hall at Bochum where many meetings of this......

12th Century Papal Document Found

The oldest Papal document in Germany, formerly carefully guarded in the Prussian State Archives, was found in a stable near here. Seemingly it was taken away during the......

" Vote Tory " Plea Raises A Storm

From Our Own Correspondent The action of the local Coordinating Committee of Catholic Societies in the Schools' Crisis in urging Catholics in Bradford South to vote for the......

Sir Stafford's Minor Miracle—funds For Film " Divine...

• By' a Staff Reporter More than 700,000 dollars have already been raised out of the million needed for the financing of the film The Divine Tragedy which Count Georges de la......

Former Director Of "fides" Dead

ROME. Missionary journalists are mourning the death which occurred recently of Mgr. Bernardine Caselli, who retired last year as director of the International Fides Service,......

The Pope's Gift To Ill-housed

VATICAN CITY. The Pope has donated 2,000,000 lire (about £1,000) to improve the condition of the people of Corato, near Bari, Italy, who have been living in wooden shacks since......

Hungarian Resistance

LEADER REACHES U.S. MILWAUKEE, Dr. Bela Kovrig, Hungarian professor of social science, an organizer and leader of the Catholic resistance movement in Hungary, joined the......

Vatican Will Be Represented

VATICAN CITY. The Holy See was represented at the Conference on European Culture, in Lausanne, Switzerland, from December 8 to 12. by Mgr. Charles Jourmet, professor of them......

"you Must Do More Than Divide Land" —says De Gasperi

ROME. Premier Alcide De Gasperi of Italy has told the foreign press that his government is clearly conscious of the urgent need for land reform, but insisted that reform is a......

Services Again At Holy Sepulchre

JERUSALEM. Resumption of services has been permitted in the rotunda of the Basilica of the Holy Sepulchre. They had been halted recently for fear that the church's inner dome......

Apostolic Delegate On Press Debates

From a Special Correspondent " I do not think that theological debates are very fruitful in the columns. of the newspapers but they do reveal the fundamental problems of......

A German Solution To Schools' Question

From a Special Correspondent The Government of the NorthRhine Westphalia Province in Western Germany is considering proposed legislation on the school I system in the province.......

Spanish Minister For Holy Year Opening

VATICAN crry. Alberto Artajo, Foreign Minister of Spain. will attend the opening of the Holy Year, it has been learned here.......