Page 1, 19th January 1951

19th January 1951
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Prelate Saved By Error

MGR. Bartolomeo Kim, Apos tolic Prefect of Tjyentjou, Korea, who had been imprisoned by the Communists, is safe— thanks to a misunderstood directive —according to information......

Cardinal Dean

DIES SUDDENLY Vicar General to the Holy Father and Secretary of the Holy Office C ARDINAL Francesco Marchetti-Selvaggiani, who died suddenly on Saturday morning at the age of......

Railman's Son New Polish Bishop

The Holy Father has nominated Mgr. Bednorz Auxilliary Bishop in Katowice, Polish Silesia. The diocese, most industrialised in Poland, contains the greater part of the Polish......

Communists' Nominee

Jan Dechet, an excommunicated priest. was installed by the Communists as Vicar-General of the Henske Bystrica diocese in Slovakia last week. to fill the place left by the death......

Beatification Of Pius X Delayed

Hopes that Pope Pius X would be beatified at Easter have now had to be deferred. The reason is that it has been judged more prudent to submit for further examination the......

Three Bishops Sent To Jail

FARCICAL CZECH TRIAL ENDS IN VICIOUS SENTENCES T wo Slovak Bishops were sentenced to life imprisonment and a third to a 24-year sentence by a Czech State Court in Bratislava on......

Irish Bishop Consecrated

THE 93-year-old Bishop of Cork, Mgr. Cohalan, veiled from Cork to Maynooth to consecrate his new Coadjutor, Mgr. Cornelius Lacey, oil Sunday in the college chapel. Tbe President......

Irish Rector Honoured

The Pope has appointed Mgr. Denis MoDaid to be Canon of St. Peter's Basilica, it was announced in Vatican City last week. Mgr. McDaid has been Rector of the Irish College in......

Red Faces Were Made Redder

The official New Year's celebrations in one Red China city began in a unique way, according to a report received in Tokyo. The local band from the Catholic school was invited to......

Sir Victor Pero Wne's Funeral

THE funeral of Sir Victor Perowne, British Minister to the Holy See, who died in Rome on January 8, took place in Rome last week in the presence of high officials of the Italian......

Cardinal Opens London House For Students

Cardinal Griffin fulfilled his first public engagement of the year on Wednesday afternoon, when he opened and blessed More House, Cromwell Road, London, a hail of residence for......