Page 15, 23rd July 1937

23rd July 1937
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Liverpool's Great Cathedral Grows Archbishop Downey Calls...

Describing the report and balance sheet as eminently satisfactory, the Archbishop of Liverpool (Mgr. R. Downey) speaking at the annual general meeting of the Metropolitan......

Nineteen Thousand Progress Of The Society Of Our Lady Of...

At its annual meeting last Tuesday, held at the Convent of Perpetual Adoration in Horseferry Road, S.W., the Society of Our Lady of Lourdes was able to report an effective,......

Eliminating Causes Of Suicide

During the economic crisis of the past years disquiet has grown at the increasing number of suicides. An organisation formed by a priest in Vienna last September had for its......

Annual Report

The annual report was presented by Sir John Shute, D.S.O., M.I'. (Hon. Treasurer to the Fund), which showed that receipts during the year were £22,286, the largest items being "......

University Examination Successes

Many Catholics are among the successful candidates listed in the first official result of Oxford University examinations held last term. A. J. Wilmot (Oriel College) has......

Sport's Realm

Past and Present of the Salesian College at Battersea brought off their annual cricket match in the college grounds last Saturday, the Past winning by an innings. The Old Boys......

A Chalice In A Sugar Box Canon Sharrock's Unusual Find

How a battered and discoloured chalice taken from a church on the French battlefields during the war was left outside a confessional in St. John's Cathedral. Salford, in a sugar......

News From The Country

Hull ONE FAMILY: NINE NUNS, TWO PRIESTS. — Mr. and Mrs. Harrison, of Hull, are the proud parents of a family of ten. Five of their daughters are nuns; two sons arc in the......

News From The Missions

Conversions in Basutoland A remarkable ceremony took place in a distant mission in Basutoland when the Chief, Theke Makhaelo Leretholi, was received into the Church by Bishop......

Missionary Progress In South India

When the persecution against the Jesuits, started by Pombal in the latter half of the eighteenth century, led to the temporary suppression of the Society, the Christian converts......

Grim Anniversary Significance Of Obscure Events

Just over a year ago the Spanish War broke out. We might mark the occasion by summarising once again the events that led to the tragedy and their significance. But instead of......

China Honours A Missionary,

General Fu Tso-i, Governor of the Suiyuan Province, has transmitted to Fr. A. Verstraeten, of the Scheut Missionary Society, the decoration of the "Variegated Jade" (ts'ai yu)......

Relief Of Spanish Distress

The Bishops' Committee for the Relief of Spanish Distress gratefully acknowledges £150 from Colonel Rupert Dawson, J.P. (of which £130 is earmarked for medical supplies, and £20......

Spain: A Debate At Ilford

A debate on Spain between Mr. E. Kirripton and Mr. Arnold Lunn was held last Sunday evening in the Guildhall at Ilford. The debate was arranged by the local branch of the......