Page 8, 17th March 1950

17th March 1950
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Czechs Out To Break Last Link

All the main Governmentsponsored newspapers and the official Communist news agency in Czzchoslovakia are now attacking Mgr. Ottavio de Live, secretary of the Papal Nunciaage in......

Priest Runs Radio School

Because so many land-workers in Colombia live in isolated areas, Fr. Joaquin Salccdo has set up his own "radio school " in Tenza Valley, 130 kilometres from Bogota, the capital.......

Atheism Menace World Peace

The Pope warns of armaments race, calls for new Crusade A NEW and urgent call to all Catholics to resist and counteract atheism and its menace to world peace is made by the Holy......

Mi N Ister Of

good works Mr. Stokes in action MR. " Dick " Stokes, the Cath lie whose Parliamentary questions in the past drove Ministers to distraction, and who is now the new Minister of......

32 Trappists Killed By China Reds

NORBER 1', CANADA. Seven Trappist monks, six Chinese and one Belgian. who spent 16 years in China, have arrived at the Trappist monastery in St. Norbert. Canada, following their......

Pilgrimage

Soldiers and civilians of British Troops, Austria, from Vienna and the British Zone are joining pilgrimage parties organised by the Austrian Holy Year Committee. Four or five......

Last Bishop Dies In Jail

A Lithuanian priest in New York, Fr. Joseph Koncius, states that the last Bishop in his homeland, 73 year-old Mgr. Paltarokas, of Panavezys, has been arrested by the Soviet......

Parishes Stop Sweepstakes

Police warning Football sweepstakes in several Catholic parishes in Blackburn have been stopped on the instructions of the Chief Constable. It is estimated that several thousand......

Prayers To Stop Dismantling

Mgr. Josef Machens. Bishop of Hildesheim, has appealed to the faithful to offer special prayers for the prevention of the dismantling of the huge industrial plants at......

Television Set For Holy Father

French Catholics have presented the Holy Father with a television set which was installed in the Apostolic Palace on Monday last. Electricians showed the Pope how it worked. The......

Priest Farm Workers Live In Wagon

A gypsy showman's wagon is chapel, home and office for two Dominican priests, Fathers Desobry and Maurice, who work among the agricultural labourers of the Meaux region, near......

80,000 More In Industry

By the EARL OF WICKLOW E second reading of the Industrial Authority Bill, 1949, has provoked a vigorous and, on the whole, useful debate. T H The Minister for Industry and......

Return To Rome

A large party of Poles who in May, 1944. fought at the approaches to Rome will return there on pilgrimage in May, led by General Anders.......

Padua Hostel

A hostel to be opened in Padua on April 1 to accommodate about 250 pilgrims will have a post office and a bank.......