Page 1, 22nd March 1963

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French Bishops Back Miners

Catholic Herald Reporter T HREE French Bishops have openly backed the French miners in their national strike for shorter hours and an 11 per cent pay rise. And with the threat......

`justice'

• Archbishop Guery of Camtorsi, a mining area, has declared that "if the wages of the miners arc 11 per cent lower than other wages, this poses a question of justice to the......

The Pope Falls

Pope John stumbled and fell on the steps of his throne during a general audience on Monday. The Pope, apparently uninjured by his fall, smiled as he was helped to his feet.......

E.-w. Prayer

Catholic young people in East and West Germany, divided by the Iron Curtain and the Berlin Wall, will pray the Stations of the Cross simultaneously on Friday of Passion Week......

Vatican Views Differ

ROME, Tuesday TH the Italian general elections due on April 28, the Italian Bishops have virtually called on Catholics to stay loyal to the Christian Democrat Party. W I The......

Pope Taken Out Of Context

by ALAN McELWAIN ROME, Tuesday MR. ALEXEI ADZHUBEI, Soviet Premier Khrushchev's son-in-law and editor of the Moscow newspaper Izvestia, left Italy last week, but his pudgy......

Non-catholic Aid For Church In Chilterns

I Catholic Herald Reporter A NON-CATHOLIC has given £1,000 and offered to lend £5.000 free of interest to help a new church which is being built in the Chilterns. The church,......

Erl : 350

The Erl (Austria) Passion Play will mark its 350th anniversary this year with performances from July to September.......

Cheshire To Launch Mercy Ship

Catholic Herald Reporter A N F W organisation headed by Group Captain Cheshire, V.C., is planning to buy a ship which will sail on missions of mercy in SouthEast Asia, helping......

Father Of Catholic Radio Dies

Knowledge of the people forged Fr. Martindale's gift of simplicity By Hugh Kay HE first chapter in the history of religious broadcasting in Britain closed this week with the......

Breakthrough "from That Time On, Religious Broadcasting...

to the point where the denominational broadcast is firmly established in a regular pattern of programmes, and what was then sensational has now tecome commonplace. Fr.......

Mother Seton Is Beatified

Catholic Herald Reporter MRS. ELIZABETH SETON, married at 19, a widow with five children at 29, a convert, foundress of a religious order now 11,000 strong, and who died only......

`a Pleasure'

Mr. A. K. Stokes. who went out to a Catholic secondary school in Aliadc, Nigeria, six months ago, says he is thoroughly enjoying teaching there. "There are six of tis from the......