Page 1, 1st January 1954

1st January 1954
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The Pope Warns Statesmen To Keep Technocracy In Its Place

WORLD MAY BE FACED BY A MONSTROUS MASTERPIECE Europe should run risks to achieve its unity now F ACING "the grey vision of a still unsettled Europe," the Holy FACING in his......

Shackled Priest Said Rosary In 6 Tongues

R. REMI VAN HYFTE, a 47-yeatAild Belgian missionary, has arrived in Hong Kong with his legs free of chains for the first time in two years, emaciated, and his eyes weak from the......

Minds Led Astray By Materialism

T HE Church loves and favours human progress, said the Pope. It cannot be denied that technological progress comes from God, and so it can and ought to lead to God. It is clear......

10,000 Converts In South Korea

And 14,000 are under instruction M ORE Koreans became Catholics last year than in any previous year on record: 10,057 conversions have been reported by the six mission......

Mau Mau Terrorists In A Forest Sent Surrender Note To Priest

`OUR GOD IS SLEEPING' By Douglas Hyde "DRAY for us, our God is sleeping." This was the message which members of Mau Mau, cut off in the forest and under constant attack by......

Priests From Prison

FEAR TO SPEAK A horn Treatment by Yugoslav Reds made them like automatons P RIESTS recently released after years in Yugoslav prisons are "like living corpses ... human......

Mgr. Godfrey In Rome

The Archbishop of Liverpool left London on Sunday for Rome. Mgr. Godfrey will remain in Rome until mid-January, when he will return to this country. • Only urgent correspondence......

15,000 Go Clown To Bethlehem

O N foot, by donkey, horse and ON more than 15,000 pilgrims journeyed to Bethlehem on Christ mas Eve. Above the heads of the shepherds who still watch their flocks by night came......

23 Killed At Mass

Panic at midnight TWENTY-THREE people were crushed to death and 200 were injured when towards the end of the Christmas Midnight Mass In the Mexican linage church of 'fcmoaya the......

Children Are Cheaper

" there's a brutal deflation here." states a missionary in Tokyo, Fr. Theodore Keuchmann. "It is in the price of children." The terrible food shortage has dropped the average......