Page 8, 16th March 1951

16th March 1951
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Film Of Life Of Our Lady

ALTHOUGH there is no more news to date about Count de la Grandiere's film of the Passion, The Divine Tragedy, I am able to tell you something about Ave Maria, the film he has......

Dublin Has A New Social Study Centre

ARCHBISHOP McQuaid, C.S.Sp., of Dublin, formally opened a new social study centre for Catholic workers, dedicated to Our Lady, Seat of Wisdom, in Dublin last week. The new......

M.p.s Debate Divorce For 1:1 Medieval Treasures Used For...

Agitation for reduction of seven-year term D URING the debate in the Commons last week on the second reading of Mrs. Eirene White's Bill to allow divorce after seven years'......

Letter Was 'insincere'

T HE asservatore Romano _has attacked what it described as the " insincerity" of the letter addressed to the Holy Father by Professor JolietCurie, president of the......

Shamrock For Dutch

O N St. Patrick's Day several of the leading restaurants in this country will offer shamrock to their customers, and will serve it with an all-Irish menu (writes THE CATHOF 1C......

Mgr. Reran, The Serene Prisoner

(Continued front page 1) when they succeeded in arresting the small but dangerous priest in 1942. Ile was first taken to the prison at Pankrax and then was deported to Dachau,......

Japanese Nuns 6 Approved'

The Sisters of the Presentation, a community of Japanese nuns, have received final approval from the Holy See. This is the first cornpletely Japanese sisterhood to be so......

Secretary Of Rome Vicariate

The Holy Father has appointed 38-year-old Fr. Carlo Maccari to be Secretary of the Vicariate of Rome and has nominated him a Privy Chamberlain. He succeeds the late Mgr.......

14,000,000 Catholics In Africa Today

Fifty years ago there were 1,200,00!) THE, sensational progress of the Church in Africa—where Catholics have increased from 1,200,000 in 1900 to about 14,000,000 now—has caused......

Missionaries Turn Negroes Into Owners Of Farms

The youngest approved missionary congregation in the United States, the Missionary Servants of the Most Holy Trinity, is carrying on a central Mississippi project which has......

Polish Students In Britain

TwO thousand five-hundred and forty-one Polish students got help in 1950 from the Committee for the Education of Poles in Great Britain. This number includes 1,534 who are......

Fr. Hilary Doswald

Fr. Hilary Mary Doswald, 0.Carm.. a former Prior General of the Carmelites, died in Rome last week.......

Pilgrimage From England For Beatification

The Legion of Pius X, which has long urged prayers for the promotion of the cause of the saintly Pontiff. has now arranged a pilgrimage for the beatification ceremony. The......