Page 5, 18th February 1955

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Catholics Divided On Death Sentence

FIVE Catholic M.P.s voted in favour of and four against an amendment calling for the suspension of the death penalty for an experimental period of five years when the Report of......

He Was No1

' DON JUAN ' Beatification cause of Spanish nobleman VATICAN Radio has been calling attention to the fact that some newspapers have been confusing the Vers. Don Miguel de......

Bishop Of Vitoria

Mgr. Francisco Ballabriga, a Canon of Zaragoza Cathedral and a member of the faculty of the University of Zaragoza, has been named Bishop of Vitoria, succeeding Bishop Monreal,......

A Salzburg Photographic Exhibition Was Recently Opened At...

Street. London, W.I., but unfortunately it closes today. It is hoped that this most interesting display will encourage great interest in this year's festival at Salzburg.......

'horror Comics' Hit Three Ways

Government Bill coincides with attacks in U.S. and Canada T HE Bill which the Government has introduced to abolish horror comics in this country coincides with iimilar campaigns......

Bishop Sheen Meets The

K reislers again Bishop Fulton Sheen was the principal speaker at a reception in New York in honour of Fritz Kreisler, the celebrated violinist, on his 80th birthday Bishop......

Cured And Converted

Forty people who were all cured and became converts while they were at the Bethlehem Sanatorium, Tokyo, have . stet for their first reunion Mass and a tea-party. Since returning......

£2,700,000 Gift

A bequest amounting to about £2.700,000. made by the late Mr. John A. McCarthy, a contractor. will eventually go to the Catholic Charities of the New York diocese.......

`no More Faithful Son Of Ireland'

By Sir PATRICK HANNON Former M.P. ,for Moseley, Birmingham T HE Irish people have lost a most fascinating personality in the death of John Dulanty. He occupied a position......

Party Plan Dropped

Dutch workers unite with Catholic party MR. Jan Middelhuis, chairman of the Catholic Workers Move ment whose 400,000 members represent the second strongest trade union in the......

Sir Pyers Mostyn

Second young Catholic baronet killed WITHIN a few days of the death in an Oxford road accident of 21-year-old Sir Andrew Ashton Hills, another young Catholic baronet, Sir Pycrs......

70 Years' Work

Miss Mary Virginia Merrick, who founded the Christ Child Society nearly 70 years ago and thereby overcame handicaps of her own paralysing injuries, has died in Washington, aged......

Daily Mass Aboard

Antarctic sh ip A RADIO message from Fr. Daniel Linehan, S.J., on board the U.S.S. Atka, lying off Antarctica, tells how he gave Absolution to a young Catholic airman who......

Father Gave The Blessing

Mr. and Mrs. Donald Macrae, of Laurence I larhour, New Jersey celebrating the 20th anniversary of their wedding, took part in a renewal of their marria g e vows at a unique......

Rota's 16th Judge

A 16th auditor (judge) has been appointed for the Sacred Roman Rota, the Holy Sees Court of Appeal, which deals mainly with matrimonial causes. He is Mgr. Ameliano Sahattani.......