Page 1, 1st December 1939

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Uganda's First Negro Bishop

OMES TO LONDON His Work will Influence the Whole Future of the Church in Africa By a Sir, ff Reporl(r On Sunday, Mgr. Kiwanuka, Titular Bishop of Thibica and Vicar-Apostolic of......

"a Complete Moral Black-out"

CARDINAL HINSLEY'S WAR PASTORAL " There has been an attempt to establish a complete moral blackout," says Cardinal Hinstey in his Advent Pastoral, referring to the deeper issues......

Horrid Facts In Vienna

By a Staff Reporter " You have dared to say Mass for the criminal Dollfuss. Did you not know that he was an arch-crimlnal?" —the Viennese priest's face was calm, his voice......

Russia In The Wrong Over Finnish Dispute —says Vatican Paper

Support for Finland's attitude and a denunciation of Soviet threats are contained in the Osservatorc Roniano. " The Finnish proposals are reasonable and fair, and Russia's......

Yugoslavia Concordat Possible

In the Pope'e speech to the Croat pilgrimage (reported last week), His Holiness spoke of the Concordat between Yugoslavia and the Vatican. It is expected here (writes our......

Give The Lonely Soldier Something To Read

Cardinal Hinsley has approved the organisation of " Catholic Libraries for the Forces," by which a flow of Catholic literature for the troops will be ensured. Arrangements are......

The Commons Sat Up At The Voice Of Mr Stokes

" It is my conviction that the Governor of the Bank of England and his satellites will, metaphorically speaking at least, have to be hung from the lamp-posts before we get the......

Catholic Bishops In Protestant Cathedral

From a Correspondent The Catholic Episcopate of Holland were present in the Protestant Cathedral of St. Martin in Utrecht on the occasion of the festivities for the centenary of......

In Hiding —but Sentenced

Maurice Thorez, Secretary General of the French Communist Party, has been sentenced to six years' imprisonment for desertion in war-time by a court martial at Amiens. In......

Vatican Watches

Spanish Church and State Controversy Prom Our Own Correspondent VAT] CA N CITY. The Vatican is watching closely the controversy in Spain over the relations between Church and......

Berlin Nuncio For Vatican Post

The Papal Nuncio, Mgr. Cesare Orsenigo, will probably leave Berlin permanently early in January to take up a post in the Vatican, according to well-informed Catholic quarters in......

Death Of A Great Lord

Rudolph Robert Basil Fielding, Earl of Denbigh and Desmond, G.C.V.O., Count of the Holy Roman Empire, Grand Cross of the Order of Pius IX and Grand Cross of the Order of the......

• Bumblers —the Most Dangerous Enemies

Archbishop of Freiburg A pastoral letter to German soldiers has been written by the Archbishop of Freiburg im Breisaciu, Mgr. Grolier, in which he exhorts them to excel in the......