Page 1, 18th December 1953

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Czechs Banish Another Bishop

A REPORT in the "Katolielse Noviny," a so-called Catholic paper controlled by the Czech Communists, quoted in "Petrusblatt," the official organ of the Berlin diocese. states......

London Mass For Cardinal Mindszenty

T mark the fifth anniversary of the arrest of Cardinal Mindszenty, the Capitular High Mass in Westminster Cathedral at 10.30 a.m. on Sunday, December 27, will be offered for the......

Village Church On Oa Island: A New Bishop

The people of the Marqueses Islands in the Pacific Ocean have long been awaiting the visit this week of the Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh; and now the Catholics of the Islands......

Big Welcome Awaits Mgr. Godfrey

T IVERPOOL is planning a big 1 --fwe1come for Archbishop Godfrey when he arrives in the city on Sunday to present to the Metropolitan Chapter his Papal Bull of appointment as......

Malta 'college Of Co-operation'

The Governor, Sir Gerald Creasy, praised co-operation between Church and State in Malta when he laid the foundation stone of a new residential teachers' training college for men......

New Cardinal For The New Saints

THE POPE has appointed Cardinal Cicognani. former Papal Nuncio to Portugal. to be Prefect of the Sacred Congregation of Rites, which is responsible for canonisations and......

African Leaders Meet On The Hill Of Martyrs

Lay apostolate assembly at 'turning point in history' By DOUGLAS HYDE: KISUBI, Uganda N a church on a hill at Namugongo, on the exact spot where 66 years ago 22 African boys and......

Converts Increase

24 more churches and chapels in a year T HE Catholic Directory for 1954, published this week, shows that 11,5S2 converts were received into the Church last year. This is 172......

All May Hear The Pope's Broadcast

MIDNIGHT MASSES ON THE AIR IIDNIGHT Mass of the Nativity lYiwill be broadcast on ThursdayFriday from the London Oratory in tht Light Programme of the B.B.C. Radio Holland World......

Poor Show By Press

Archbishop Godfrey on protest reports T HE poor show given by national newspapers to the Cardinal Wyszynski protest meeting in the Royal Albert Hall was remarked upon by......

Commons Debate This Mornintr

1 he Government has now made time for a short debate on Cardinal Wyszynski's banishment and the persecution in Poland. The debate is due to start at 11 o'clock this (friday)......

Bishop Supports The Railwaymen

But asks them to reconsider a strike at Christmastide BISHOP ELLIS of Nottingham has issued a 'statement backing up the railwaymen's claim for a bigger increase in their wages......