Page 7, 17th March 1950

17th March 1950
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More Clergy Invited To Help C.e.g.

Call by Bishop of Southwark The Bishop of Southwark, addressing the Southwark Evidence Guild at its annual meeting on Sunday, said he wishes to sec far more priests on C.E.G.......

Village Protests At Purchase Of Convent Land

A protest meeting against the compulsory purchase by the Clutton, Somerset. rural district council of 6f acres of the Sacred Heart Convent's land, led by Mr. B. J. Drury, at......

Postal Workers' Guild Revived

The Catholic Post Office Guild, in abeyance since early in the war, has been revived and Fr. Alexander, D.F.M., Cap., of the Franciscan Fiery, Friary Road, Peckham, who was......

Union Attacks Anti-religious Resolution

The Bradford branch of the National Amalgamated Union of Life Assurance Workers is trying to reverse a 1943 resolution of the local Trades Council which would have the effect of......

Marriage Training Remedy For Hooliganism

By a Staff Reporter A THREE-FOLD form of Catholic Action to get rid of hooliganism and foster family life was advocated by Fr. Henry Waterhouse, S.J., rector of St. Francis......

Ramc Memorial In Cathedral

Cardinal Griffin has approved the proposal to erect a mosaic of the Divine Physician in Westminster Cathedral as a memorial of all ranks of the Royal Army Medical Corps who gave......

One Debt Goes . . .

Another begins " The church debt is now dead," Fr. Norman Buffett announced on Sunday at SS Mary and Joseph's Church, Boxmoor, Herts. He then announced that plans for a further......

Obituaries

MGR. CANON ROBERT McGU1NESS, V.G.. M.C. Mgr. Canon Robert 111eGuiness, Vicar General of Salford since 1947 and parish priest of St. Edward's,, Manchester, died suddenly onl......

Pastoral Work In Factories

By DOUGLAS HYDE INDUSTRIAL chaplains doing pastoral work in factories and "priest workers " of the sort already well known to Catholics are among the means of Christianising......

Mgr. Gibney Made Prelate

Vicar General of Southwark Mgr. Canon Hubert Gibney. Vicar-General of the Southwatk diocese, has been appointed a Domestic Prelate by the Pope. Mgr. Gibney was Vicar-General......

Jubilee At Oscott

Cardinal Griffin paid his first visit outside London for some months when, on Friday, he attended the celebrations at Oseott College, Birmingham, of the golden jubilee of Mgr.......

500 Mothers And Babies-greet Bishop Cowderoy

By a Staff Reporter FIVE hundred mothers-with lots of small children-greeted Bishop Cowderoy when he paid his first visit to the Southwark diocesan branch of the Union of......

The Pope Gives His Skullcap To A Layman

AN 80-year-old member of St. Vincent de Paul Society of New York, Mr. George Gillespie, took a white zuchetto (skullcap) to the Vatican when Cardinal Spellman presented some 300......

Women To Discuss Racial Problems

The international apostolate and racial differences will be discussed at a congress of the International Federal jilt, of Catholic Youth for young women to be held at Fribourg,......

Summer School

The Newman Association will hold its summer whoa) at Beaumont College from August 8 to 18. Its theme will be " The Church in English-speaking Countries."......

United Christian Festival Planned

By a Staff Reporter A Festival of Christian Art, run as a combined effort by Catholics, Anglicans and Free Churchmen, is planned by the Reading Christian Council, a united body......

Persons And Places

The Wind and the Rain lectures. Mr. Francis Berry will speak on Beowulf and the Modern Poet at the Ethical Church Hall, Bayswater, W.2, on March 21 at 8 p.m. Lord Pakcnham, Mr.......

Record Number Of Holy Year Pilgrims

A FEAR among some people that the Holy Year is becoming a "flop " in the number of people going to Rome is dispelled by inquiries THE CATHOLIC HERALD made this week. Many more......

New Mosaic For Cathedral

A mosaic depicting St. Teresa of Lisieux in the habit of a Carmelite nun was unveiled by Cardinal Griffin on Monday evening, in the nave of the Lady Chapel of Westminster......

English Pilgrims In St. Peter's

English pilgrims joined Rome's English colony at the now traditional annual Mass for the conversion of England in St. Peter's at the tombs of St. Gregory the Great on his feast......

Mentioned In Despatches

Twenty-five-year-old Signaller John Leo Monaghan. of Barnsley. has been mentioned in despatches for distinguished services in the R.A.F. in Malaya, it was announced on Saturday......

Kyrie Club Concert

Several well known stage and radio artists took part in a concert, organised by the Kyrie Club to help old people and orphans, held on Tuesday at St. Mary's Halt, off Baker......

English Literature A Lost Art

Mr. Evelyn Waugh Mr. Evelyn Waugh spoke on Recent English Catholic Writing in Bristol at the week-end at a regional conference of the Newman Association, opened by the Bishop of......