Page 1, 18th August 1939

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Glasgow Slum Story

" Religion Doesn't Fit Into Our Lives" In the city of Glasgow, where a great number of the poorest population are Catholics, our correspondent has this week Interviewed people......

What It's Like To Be A Catholic Militiaman By One Of Them

r The following account of religious conditions in a Militia camp is given by a young Catholic who is doing his military service in a camp in the West Country.] , I am one of......

Bishops Had To Wear Mufti

American Pre!ates on Special Mission Comply With Mexican Laws From Our Own. Correspondent A N interesting footnote to the history of the Church in Mexico was made at a meeting......

Students From All Over The World At C.a. Summer School

C ATHOLIC ACTION has been holding its first Summer School this week. At St. Charles' College, London, the Grail have gathered eager Catholic Actionists from all over the world......

School Planned For Catholic Negroes

The first Catholic high school for Negro girls in New York is expected to be opened in the autumn at All Saints' Academy, Harlem, New York, one of the oldest Catholic girls'......

Boys' Town School Taken Over By De La Salle Brothers

Mgr. Edward J. Flanagan, founder and and director of Boys Town, Nebraska, U.S.A., has, at the request of his bishop, Mgr. James Ryan, of Omaha, completed arrangements for the De......

Cardinal To Visit Bradford

St. Bede's new Grammar School, Heaton Hall, Bradford, will be formally opened by Cardinal Hinsley on Tuesday, September 19. The Cardinal was the first headmaster of St. Bede's......

Ed For Calm Courage

ITEMS FROM THE NEWS: Beriin Nuncio Reports to Pope : European Situation Worries Vatican: Nazis Want to Oust Cardinal Innitzer THIS WEEK THERE HAS BEEN A LULL IN THE STORM OF......

New Dutch Cabinet Catholics Had No Leader Fit For...

Front Our Own Correspondent THE HAGUE. While Jonkheer de Geer's choice of Ministers for his new Cabinet is not giving general satisfaction there is little question that it is as......

Japanese Bomb Cathedral Chinese Reports

The Catholic Cathedral and the American Mission were partly destroyed by Japanese bombs during a big Japanese air raid on the city of Changchow last week, according to Chinese......

Belgian Envoy To Vatican Resigns

The Belgian Ambasador to the Holy See, M. Bernard de l'Escaille, has resigned from his post on having reached the age limit. In a farewell audience the Pope expressed his......

No Encyclical Till October The Pope Still Writing It

The first Encyclical of Pope Pius XII, it is learned on reliable authority at Castel Gandolfo, will not be issued this month, as has frequently been predicted abroad. Prelates......

Papal Delegate In Turkey On Visit To Rome

The Pope's delegate in Turkey, Mgr. Joseph Rocalli, has left Istanbul, suddenly, for Rome. Before leaving he had an interview with the Greek Orthodox Patriarch, the Metropolitan......

Berlin Nuncio Has Audience With The Pope

From Our Own Correspondent VATICAN CITY. The visit of the Nuncio in Berlin, Mgr. Orsenigo, to Rome has given rise to many false rumours in the international Press. However, it......

Vatican Paper Takes Grave View

The international situation took a turn for the worse last week-end, according to the Osservatore Romano, Vatican semi-official newspaper. " The conversations at Salzburg, the......

154 Children Were Baptised Together Recently In Madrid....

all been born during the civil war, and had not received baptism becauses of the lack of priests.......