Page 7, 1st November 1940

1st November 1940
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Episcopal Engagements

Cardiff The following engagements for Mgr. M. McGrath, Archbishop of Catcliff, are officially announced: Friday, November 1.—Attends Solemn High Mass at the Cathedral at II......

Appointments

Hexham and Newcastle The following newly-ordained priests have been appointed in the diocese of Hexham and Newcastle: The Rev. Joseph Smyth, Our Lady Immaculate and St.......

Jubilees

THE REV. E. COSTELLO The Rev. Edward Costello, St. Patrick's, Felling, celebrated his 50th, year in the priesthood last Monday. Educated at Ushaw College, near Durham, where he......

90 For Huts

After providing for thetr own canteen for the Forces at Newcastle, the Newcastle C.W.L. has forwarded a subscription of £90 to the headquarters of the C.W.L. towards the upkeep......

Bishop's Broadcast From Leeds Cathedral

The Bishop of Leeds, Mgr. H. J. Poskitt, will preach at a special service of hymns and prayers to be broadcast from St. Anne's Cathedral, Leeds, on Sunday morning next. November......

The Church Of Our Lady Of Seven Dolours, Stowmarket,...

is to have a stained-glass window, the gift of the late Rev. F. Donovan, who died last summer.......

Victory Shrine For London? Suggested Pooling Of...

An interesting suggestion was made by Canon Walton, parish priest of Our Lady of Victories, the Kensington church which was recently destroyed in an air raid, when he preached......

Ordinations

St. Edmund's, Ware At an ordination held at St. Edmund's, Ware, on Sunday, October 27, Bishop Myers , conferred the Diaconate on the Revy. H. Thompson, L. Collingwood, E.......

Cathedral Choirmaster • St. Chad's Cathedral, Birmingham,...

of the services of its choirmaster. Mr. Basil Krauth is now in a searchlight regiment, and has composed a motet for boys' voices and organ, which was sung recently for the first......

Glasgow Learns That London Town's Not Falling Down

Front Our Own Correspondent GLASGOW. The Goebbelesque picture of a London razed to the ground; of bombers roaring over seething wreckage and sheets of flame while the......

C.y.m.s., Birmingham

At the annual meeting and quarterly conference of the Birmingham North District Council of the C.Y.M.S., held last Sunday at St. Augustine's, Handsworth, the Rev. Joseph Boland,......

Obituaq

Canon Lee POPULAR PLYMOUTH PRIEST Canon John Lee, parish priest of Axminster, Devon, was found dead in bed on October 22. The Canon had suffered Irons heart trouble for nearly......

Five More In Honours Lists

Recent awards include the George Medal to Fire-Sergt. Daniel James Collins and to Sub-Officer William Brown, both of the Cardiff Fire Brigade, in recognition of gallant conduct......

Fr. Wilfrid, O.f.m. Cap.

On Saturday, October 12, the Feast of St. Wilfrid of York, there died in St, Pancras' Hospital, London, one of the oldest priests of the Capuchin Franciscan Order in England.......

Dom Maternus Spitz, O.s.b.

News has been received via America of the death, last month, at Louvain of Dom Maternus Spitz, O.S.B. He worked in the parish of Erdington Abbey, Birmingham, from 1905 to 1922,......

On Active Service

Pilot Officer Aubrey Leslie Mayo, R.A.F., 26, of Kilburn, killed by bomb whilst on leave. Aircraftman Edward Moore, Cardiff, died on active service.......

The Church Moves On Mgr. Marshall Opens New Kettering Church

Front a Special Correspondent KETTERING. When the new £11,000 church of St. Edward, Kettering, was opened recently, it was announced that a legacy of £5,000 left by the late......

Besford Court Annual Survey

Statistics taken from this year's official Survey issued by the Besford Court Mental Welfare Hospital, Worcester, show that at the date of publication (June 30) there were 131......