Page 5, 22nd September 1950

22nd September 1950
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27,945,000 Catholics In Missions

TITF, Catholic population of the missionary territories all over the world under the juris diction of the Sacred Congregation for the Propagation of the Faith has almost doubled......

It Is In Your

OWN CATHEDRAL Osservatore' tells Anglican Archbishop of York about the Assumption THE Vatican newspaper Osservatore Romano last week criticised the statement made by Dr. Fisher,......

Exhibition Of Misery

At charity congress An exhibition depicting human miseries in all their various forms was opened in Rome by the Papal Assistant Secretary of State. Mgr. Montini, in connection......

The Pope Sleeps Only 4i Hours

And his day begins at 6 a.m. T HE Holy Father has now reduced his night's sleep to four hours and a half. His Holiness recently agreed to his medical advisers' suggestion that......

Polish Text Books Are Revised

The Warsaw authorities have intensified their drive for a complete " reorganisation " of the Polish schools. One hundred and fortyfive text books will be printed totalling......

Bomber Pilot Comes Back As Chaplain

DFC three times Fr. Joseph Lauro, who won the D.F.C. and bar for bombing raids over Germany and Italy while serving in the Royal Canadian Air Force, is back in uniform — this......

Czechs Attack Monks, Nuns

After suppressing the religious orders the Czech Communist Government is now directing its attention to individual members of the orders and congregations, said Vatican Radio in......

Peace Novena

in Rome, Bethlehem, Fatima, Lourdes A nine-day world-wide Crusade of Prayer for peace — with novenas at St. Peter's, and at Lourdes, Jerusalem, Fatima, Lourdes. Czestochowa and......

Let Germans Serve In European Army

fly a Special Correspondent " THE West German Chancellor, Dr. Adenauer," said a German official, closely attached to the Chancellor ' to me the other day, " does not want to......

Anti-clerical Leader Dies A Catholic

Count de Rnmanoes, formerly a leading Spanish anti-clerical who died some days aeo in Madrid at the age of 87, was buried in the habit of a Franciscan tertiary. For many years......

Four Pilgrims Die In Crash

Four French Holy Year pilgrims were killed at Pisa last week-end in a collision between their car and a lorry. Two were killed instantly and two died later in hospital.......

Second Novena Invalid Dies

THE second Man for whose miraculous cure a novena to six representative English martyrs was made in many parts of the country died in the Middlesex Hospital on Thursday last......

Medievalists Will Have Own Journal

The Pontifical Institute of Medieval Studies connected with St. Michael ' s Coilege of Toronto has been adopted by the first International Scholas tic Congress held in Rome as......

The Reservist Was Prepared

In view of the present international situation, a wartime operations programme for the National Newman Club Federation in the United States Was drawn up by 22year - old Lawrence......

Parishes Handed Over To Soviet, Suppressed

REMNANTS of the Latin-Rite Church still exist in CarpathoRussia, but the majority of the priests have been deported and nuns have been ousted from their convents. This picture......