Page 1, 1st April 1938

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Nationalists Enter Reds' Last Stronghold

Barcelona Soldiers Refuse To Leave For Front Trick To Draw French Aid British Government Told "NO ARMS IMPORTED BY FRANCO " THE NATIONALISTS HAVE ADVANCED INTO CATALONIA AFTER......

Refuse To Leave For The Front

SARAGOSSA. The Diario Vasco states that the 30th Sappers Battalion (of the Red forces) has refused to leave Barcelona for the front, the militiamen alleging they were being sent......

World Plans For Ca_holic Action

In accordance with the Vatican plans, already referred to in the CATHoLtc HERALD, the Central Ecclesiastical Bureau of Catholic Action has been officially established with its......

First Abbot 'of Prinknash Dom Wilfrid Upson, O.s.b.

Dorn Wilfrid Upson, O.S.B., was elected on March 10 first Abbot of Prinknash. Dom Wilfrid was parish priest of St. Peter's, Westgate-on-Sea. The Chapter Meeting was presided......

Mgr. Yu Ping To Sing Mass In Westminster Cathedral Mgr.

Yu Ping, Bishop of Souza and Vicar-Apostolic of Nanking, who is in England to state the case for China, and to raise money for medical aid for the victims of war, is to......

" Diplomats In All But Name"

It is stated in official circles in London that the Duke of Alba, Nationalist Agent in London, and his staff are regarded as "diplomats in all but name." Both the Duke, and his......

British Businesses In Red Spain Why Some Are Not Molested

British leading concerns in Red Spain have almost invariably been confiscated; in Fra,nco's Spain they have been allowed their business freedom. So stated Arthur Loveday in a......

Protestant Paper Banned The Official Journal Of The...

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Protest Against Special Seat For French Consul-general

An incident occurred at the Enthroning of Mgr. Desculffi, the new Archbishop of Izmir, at Smyrna. The diplomatic corps were present in the vast congregation, and the German and......

Will Catholics Approve ?

A Film Made from the Bible By Our Film Correspondent A British studio is planning to film the Bible. Not just picked incidents from the Old or New Testament built into a story,......

Gollancz Beards The Church

A new Book Club has been started —by Victor (" Pope ") Gollancz. It is called The Christian Book Club and its aim is to mobilise all the progressive elements in the Church......

The Duel Returns To Italy

The duel is forbidden by the Civil Code of Italy, but a new law has jast been promulgated which releases those in the Italian Services from obedience to the prohibition. The......

"heil Hitler!" Austrian Bishops Advise Their People

THE BISHOPS OF AUSTRIA HAVE ISSUED A SOLEMN PROCLAMATION WHICH WAS READ IN ALL THE CUURCHES OF AUSTRIA LAST SUNDAY. The Proclamation, it is stated by the German News Agency, was......

Czech Catholic Paper On Cardinal Innitzer

The Catholic newspaper of Czechoslovakia, Lidove Listy, comments on Cardinal Innitzer's peace-making with the Nazis, thus: "Same persons describe the attitude of Cardinal......

What The Press Forgot To Report

The Osservatore Romano, semi-official organ of the Vatican, states that while the world press has given full publicity to the Austrian Bishops' proclamation, it has omitted to......

English Prisoners In Spain

Hundreds of members of the International Brigade fighting for the Reds in Spain, and including many Englishmen, have been made prisoners during the last three weeks of the......