Page 1, 1st May 1959

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Plea For Liturgy Congress

'C.H.' Reporter A PLEA for the holding of national liturgical congresses in this country was made this week at the annual general meeting of the Vernacular Society of Great......

600,000 May

visit shrine this year By MARIAN CURD DOWN the avenues of Lombardy poplars and through the gentle countryside outside Lyons, Cardinal Gerlier, the City's Archbishop will travel......

Our Lady Of Power

Westminster privilege THE Pope has granted to Cardinal Godfrey, Archbishop of Westminster, through the Sacred Penitentiary, certain great privileges for those who visit the......

New Prefecture In Bechuanaland

The Pope on Tuesday created the new Apostolic Prefecture of Bechuanaland entrusted to the Passionist Fathers. 'This unifies the ecclesiastical administration of the territory,......

St. Joan's Day

Archbishop Martin of Rouen, will preach the panegyric on Saint loan on Sunday, May 10, during the 11 a.m. High Mass at the Church of Notre Dame de France, Leicester Square, on......

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; A Maytime link for ; France and England May Day, Our Lady's month of May, the Cure or Ars, and St. Thomas of Canterbury are all linked by this picture of the statue of Our......

Cardinal To Visit Liverpool

C ARDINAL GODFREY will make an official visit to Liverpool, his native city, next month the first since he received the Red Hat. The occasion will be marked by a great......

A Day Of ; Prayer For Africa

T HE Hierarchy of England and Wales has appointed Sunday, May 31, as a Day of Prayer for Africa. There will be exposition of the Blessed Sacrament in the churches throughout t h......

Moue To Force Ch,ureh Into Schism 2'

HUNGARIAN REDS TIGHTEN HOLD• AST week Archbishop Grosz of Kalocsa, the acting A head of the Church in Hungary, is reported to have taken the oath of loyalty to the State......

Promoted O.b.e.

Lt, Col. Tristram Lash, M.111.E., has been promoted to O.B.E. for distinguished service in Cyprus. He is an old boy of Stonyhurst College,......

Radio Appeal By The Pope

IN a radio address in Latin broadcast to the whole world the Pope on Monday evening appealed to the faithful for special prayers during the month of May to ask Divine help for......

Unconfirmed

T the time of going to Press ' there was no confirmation that the widely publicised Decree of the Sacred Congregation of the Council about the dispensation from abstinence today......

Have You Booked?

Are you thinking of visiting the famous Oberammergau Passion Play next year ? It so, you had better not delay booking. Already the demand for accommodation and tickets is......

Flowers For The Royal Visitor

During her Rome visit last week, Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother went out to Tivoli, where, beside the famous gardens of the Villa D'Este, she visited the Tivoli Orphanage,......