Page 5, 19th April 1940

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Poland Bleeds

The Polish Embassy in Rome issued on Monday last a special pamphlet entitled The Situation of the Catholic. Church in German-Oocupied Poland, which describes in detail the......

Sweden Would Move If The Nazi Air Menace Could Be Answered

From a Special Correspondent Sweden is anxious to get an Allied pledge that the R.A.F. and the French Armee de 1'Air would take into their hands the task of reprisals against......

Twice As Many Bibles In Germany

The British and Foreign Bible Society report that in Germany no fewer than 280,000 volumes were circulated in 1939, which is double the figure for 1938.......

Holland

which has been in a more or less constant state of alarm since the opening of hostilities has lately been made the object of unequivocal Nazi t hreats . The Army has been......

Irish News-lakiter

Eight-Weeks-Fasting Hunger Strikers DETERMINED TO CONTEST ISSUE TO THE LAST From Out Own Correspondent DtrarAN. NCE more a hunger strike has brought a cloud of anxiety over......

The Anti-religious Aren't Getting On So Well

From Our Russian Correspondent The Commissariat for Education of the RsS.F.S.R. (Russia proper) undertook lately a survey of the progress of atheist education in the schools;......

Bishops Open Bookshop

Two Bishops were present at the opening of a Catholic Social bookshop recently in Ottawa. They were Mgr . Vachon the Coadjutor Archbishop of Ottawa. and Mgr. Nelligan, the......

Dr. Goebbels Soft-pedals Polish News

Polish Government circles are in possession of a confidential circular published by the propaganda service of the Third Reich—Kleiner Presse-In forma tions-Dienst containing......

Last Meditations Of A Great Cardinal

T HE editor of the French Catholic daily, La Croix, has been privileged to read some of the notes for meditation by the late Cardinal Verdler, Archbishop of Paris, who died on......

Death To The Propagandist Nazi And Communist Equally...

From Our Own Correspondent The new French Government, especially the Minister of the Interior, M. Henri Roy, is extremely active In the struggle against Communism. Getting rid......

Those Norwegian Traitors Who Was Major Quisling?

From Our Correspondent on the German Frontier When. Hitler decided to extend his "protection " to Denmark and Norway be counted not only on his bombingplanes and troops, but......

Vatican Criticism —for Goering's View Of " Greatness,...

Commenting on Field-Marshal Goering's recent address to German youth, in which he said that Germany aspired to be again the greatest Empire in the world, and invited the 'young......

Orthodox Heretic Recants Split In Much-divided Church Healed

From Our Russian Correspondent News of the recantation of an heretical thesis by the Orthodox professor, Fr. Bulgakov, of the Theological Institute in Paris, has recently......

108 Men Condemned To Death 87 Died Catholics ...

U.S. Prison Chaplain's Work One of the most extraorde any apostolates in the world to-day is surely that of Fr. Hugh Finnegan. O.M.I. (Oblate of Mary Immaculate), chaplain of......