Page 1, 17th April 1953

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Federation Decision Is On The Way

T HE electorate of Southern Rhodesia last meek voted in favour of joining Northern Rhodesia and Nyasaland to create a Federation of Central Africa. The decision is likely now to......

The Pope Vindicates Mgr. Beran

R ECENT suggestions by enemies of the Church that Mgr. Joseph Beran, Archbishop of Prague. is now regarded with ill favour by the Holy See are completely denied by a letter the......

'sublime Example '

"Let fervent prayer also rise to Heaven for those prelates who have suffered so much sorrow and tribulation and who still suffer because they have desired at all costs to remain......

New Dutch Law Will Mean Quieter Sunday

A new law passed by the lower Chamber of the Netherlands Parliament bans public demonstrations on Sundays before I p.m. and prohibits any noise that might be heard at a distance......

Cardinal Will Be At Afternoon Mass In Wales

Cardinal Griffin will preside and preach at Pontifical High Mass at 4 p.m. on the occasion of the Franciscan centenary celebrations at Pantesaph. North Wales, on Sunday, June......

In Abbey Ruins

Pontifical High Mass will be celebrated at 4 p.m. in the old Abbey grounds at York at the conclusion Of the Catholic Women's League pilgrimage on June 24. Members of the C.W.L.......

'communism In China Goes Deep

Communism is not being brushed over China just like a thin veneer, but like a dye it is being forced deep into the fabric of the country and its people. This warning was sounded......

Divine Praises

The Sacred Congregation of Rites states that the new invocation in the Divine Praises, "Blessed be her glorious Assumption," is to be inserted after "Blessed be her Immaculate......

Rebels Free Priests

Two priests of the Paris Foreign Mission Society, Fr. Francis Claudel and Fr. Gabriel Lajeune, of the Mission of Hunghoa, prisoners of the Viet Minh rebels for five years, have......

Desio Chapter Revived

The Chapter of the Basilica of Desio, birthplace of Pope Pius XI. which was suppressed by a decree of Napoleon in 1798, has now been reconstituted. The announcement is made in a......

Chiiistians

MUST PROTECT THE RIGHTS OF THE NATIVES Missionar, tells of part they can take in shaping future By Fr. L. BRULS, W. F. : Libushe, N. Rhodesia rr HE President of the Northern......

Cause Of A New Maria Goretti Is Opened

T HE first step towards the beatification of 12 - year - old Josehna Vilaseca, "the Spanish Maria Goretti," was taken last week when the preliminary session of the......

Catholic Kings

The 'Daily Telegraph' is silent GERARD CULK IN, Pro/ fessor of Church History at Ushaw College. Durham, is among those who have written to the Daily Telegraph to refute the......

The Pope Warns Psychiatrists

ON SECRETS AND METHODS— p ATIENTS should not confide all their secrets to a doctor, the Holy Father said in an address this week to psychiatrists. His Holiness criticised some......

Tad To Worse' In Trieste

Fifteen of the 22 parishes in Yugoslav-ruled Zone B of the Free Territory of Trieste are today without priests. Immediately after the war, in May, 1945, there were 80 priests in......

A Village Rises From The Mire..

A NEW village in Tuscany of 65 white houses. each surrounded by its own acre and a half of land. was officially opened last week by Italy's Ministry of Agriculture in honour of......

'full Right To Organise In General Election'

rATHOLICS have the full right to organise themsehes to seek N-'the election of public officials who support legislation based on Christian thought and the teachings of the......

The Red Mayor Agrees With The Cardinal

Cardinal Lorearo. Archbishop of Bologna, and the Communist Mayor of that city found themselves in almost complete agreement last weekend in a situation paralleling the famous......

Ex-enemies Of 30 Nations In Lourdes Rally

Cardinal Grifiin has appointed the Catholic Association to organise the arrangements for pilgrims from this country to take part in the international pilgrimage of war veterans......

North Koreans Release An Irish Prelate

T HE North Korean Government has released Mgr. T. Quinlan, the Prefect Apostolic who was in charge of the Catholic Mission at ChoonChun, Kang-Won-Do, at the time of the invasion......

Author Of 'odd Man Out' Dies

F. L. Green, author of "Odd Man Out" and other popular novels, died in Bristol on Wednesday, aged 51. With Sir Carol Reed he also wrote the script of the film "Odd Man Out." Mr.......