Page 8, 16th December 1949

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The Pope To Unveil Statue To Pius Xi

VATICAN CITY . The Pope will dedicate the monument to his predecessor, Pope Pius XI, on Sunday afternoon, Dec. 18, at a brief ceremony in St. Peter's Basilica. The statue is......

Hungarians Demand Oath Of Loyalty

BUDAPEST. All Catholic and Protestant clergy and church employees in Hungary have been asked to pledge their loyalty to the Communist regime, it is disclosed in Budapest. The......

" Liberals Free To Follow Conscience "

ON SCHOOLS' QUESTION By ANDREW BOY LE Although the Liberal Party has now joined Conservatives and Socialists in rejecting the Hierarchy's Schools' proposals, Liberal M.P.s and......

Listen To This

LIFE UP YOUR HEARTS, by Mgr. Smith, parish priest of Our Lady and St. Joseph. Carlisle. Dec. 19-24, inclusive, 730 a.m. Home. SUNDAY SERVICE from The Priory. Ealing. Sun., Dec.......

Million At Immaculate Conception Celebrations

Rome. More than 1,000,000 people took part in the celebration of the Feast of the Immaculate Conception in Rome last week. It was a magnificent torchlight spectacle, opening a......

Murders, Executions In Tito's War On Church

PARIS. A shocking list of violent acts—including murder, execution, deaths in prison and arrests of priests on flimsy charges—demonstrates that the communist regime of......

Getting "converts"

All Czech students are being forced to join the schismatic Catholie Action movement, according to reports from Prague reaching Vatican City. It is estimated that between 20,000......

Road To Rome

Continued 6om page one travel in a more spartan and less expensive way than their elders : Westminster Touring Association are already making reservations and are offering a ten......

Insulting The Pope

Gin Mare, a Communist member of the Sicilian Regional Assembly, has been given a suspended sentence of six months' imprisonment for " an offence to religion and to the Pope."......

Irish Nears Letter

Ireland To Spend £120 Million On Building By the EARL OF WICKLOW Readers of The Catholic Herald may have noticed an advertisement announcing that " Ireland is building" and......

Four Per Cent. More Catholics

The Sunday Mass-going Catholic population increased by 105,349, or 4 per cent. during 1948, bringing the total to approximately two and three-quarter millions. This 'latest......