Page 5, 22nd July 1949

22nd July 1949
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Priest

EXPLORER'S TRIP IS OFF Bogrom A scientific expedition which a Jesuit priest was to have led to Greenland was cancelled unexpectedly as it was about to sail from Boston last week......

New German Book Of Ritual

COLOGNE. The Sacred Congregation of Rites has approved a new German book of ritual for the Sacraments which had been submitted to the Holy See by Cardinal Fringe, Archbishop of......

Archbishop Backs Syria's President

BE/RUT. Colonel Husni Zaim, who, after his military coup d'etert, has been elected President of Syria, is described by Meichite-Rite Archbishop Isidore Fattal of Aleppo as one......

Religious Broadcasts Conference In Munich

MUNICH, The first religious radio conference ever held in Germany has just been concluded here in Munich. The two-day meeting was attended by representatives of all principal......

25,000 Visit Birmingham Exhibition Despite Flood

BY A STAFF REPORTER ARCHBISHOP THANKS "C.II." Over 25,000 people have visited the " Word on the Wing" Exhibition at Bingley Hall, Birmingham, which closed on Saturday, July 16,......

18 American Bishops In Rome

VATICAN CITY. Coming by land, sea and air from various directions, three American Archbishops, 15 Bishops, 12 monsignori and about 30 priests were in Rome last week. The Bishops......

Reds In Germany Back Army-led Nationalism

From a Special Correspondent The Russians in the Eastern Soviet occupied Zone of Germany have switched the main weight of their support from their puppet Socialist Unity Party,......

Priests' Pay Assured

The Hungarian Courier has published an official announcement which states that an agreement on government financial grants to the Catholic clergy, which expired on June 30, has......

Undergraduates' Day-long Adoration

A 24-hour adoration of the Most Blessed Sacrament was held in Budapest University church to mark the closing of the school year. Hundreds of students attended the exercises and......

In Mindszenty's Hungary

People Cheer Pledge Of Loyalty To The Pope BUDAPEST. Fifteen thousand people cheered for several minutes when they heard Archbishop Czapik of Eger declare in a sermon : " We......

The Shy Novice Who Learnt To Walk With Kings

Appreciation of Archbishop Arthur Hughes, W.F., by Fr. A. F.. Howell, Provincial, White Fathers. Fle was a public personage in Egypt. and the obituary notice in The Times on......

St. Patrick's In Tokyo Is Opened

ToKro. " St, Patrick, through his inspiration and with the collaboration of the Columban Fathers, is now evangelizing another island nation." Bishop Thomas J. McDonnell, U.S.......

German Jesuits Visit England

Two distinguished German Jesuits are at present visiting England under the aegis of the Control Commission Religious Affairs branch there. They are Fr. Emil Schmitz, S.J., of......

Plane Crash Stops Crusade For Cripples

A programme of mercy was interrupted when a small Italian plane, " The Children's Angel," crashed and burned near the airport at San Jose, Costa Rica, recently. It had covered......

Empire Nuns Are Finally Approved

The Congregation of the Daughters of Our Lady of Compassion, which has eight communities in New Zealand and Australia. has received word from Vatican City that the society and......

Bishop's Palace Is Flood Refuge

MAITLAND. During the disastrous flood that swept this area, Bishop Edmund Gleason, C.S.S.R., of Maitland, put his residence and the cathedral at the disposal of the refugees.......

A Woman Heads Catholic Party

COLOGNE. For the first time in the history of Germany a woman has been appointed head of a political party. Mrs. Helene Wessel, distinguished Catholic of the Rhineland, was......