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24th March 1950
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Massacre Did Not Take Place

Investigation by Brazilian Catholic Action has failed to reveal any evidence of a " massacre " of Protestants by Catholics in Brazil as reported by a Methodist Bishop recently......

Huge Cross On Its Way To Rome

The huge, two-ton wooden Cross, which was carried to every parish in the diocese of Aachen two years ago and has been venerated for the past two years in Aachen Cathedral, has......

Youth Group Have Sold Out

The German Catholic Youth organization has issued a formal appeal to young people in the Soviet zone that they should not allow themselves to be misused for revolutionary and......

Old Church May Be Returned

An appeal-.has been made to return the Churchof Si. Francis, Cochin, for Catholic worship. Perhaps the first church to be built in India by Europeans, it was erected by the......

'be Prepared To Die'

Mgr. Maurice Spillane, in a sermon on Sunday in Camden, New Jersey. told his congregation : " Sudden death is not an undesirable thing, providing you are prepared to die." He......

Catholic Groups In Youth Council

Five Catholic bodies have representatives on the British Committee of the World Council of Youth, it was announced last week. They are the Catholic Action Girls' Organisation,......

Holy Father Carmelite Pilgrimage

2,000 may go from Britain rr is now probable that about 2,000 people will join the Carmelite pilgrimage leaving England for Rome at the beginning of August to take part in the......

Coach Pilgrimage To Rome

A pilgrimage to Rome from Birmingham by motor coach is being arranged for August 8-19. The cost will be £36. Details may be obtained from Mr. J. R. Lester, St, Patrick's School,......

Church Opening Postponed

'the opening of the new church at Walsingham. previously fixed for tomorrow (Saturday) will not now hike place then. The new date will be announced later.......

Catholics Answer Communism

Lord Pakenharn. Fr. John Heenan and Mr. William 'reeling, M.P.. will speak on The Christian Answer to Communism at a meeting organised by the parishioners of St. Richard's, at......

No Room For Church Oishop Of Southwark Writes To Mayor

The housing committee of the Richmond Council is advising the Catholic authorities that the Sandy Lane site is earmarked exclusively for housing and expressing regret that a......

New Church For 250 Costs Under £3,500

The new church opened last week by the Bishop of Southwark, Mgr. Cowderoy, at Plumstead Common, seats 250 people, but has cost under £3.500. An unusual method of construction......

5 Catholics In Air Crash

Five Catholics, it is now known, were among the 80 men and women who lost their lives in the airplane crash at the Llandow aerodrome. Cardiff. They were : Mr. Colin Jenkins.......

_bishop Guest Of Mothers On Their Feast Day

. 1s4gr. Bright, Auxiliary Bishop of Birmingham, who is one of an exceptionally large family. was the guestchairman of the Oxford section of the Union of Catholic Mothers at a......

Cardinal To Visit Hopwood Hall

Superior General to lay stone Cardinal Griffin, the Archbishops of Liverpool, Birmingham and Cardiff and the Bishop of Salford, with the Superior General of the De la Salle......

Catholic Club Gives 21--hour Film Show Some 200 People. The

majority non-Catholics, attended the Catholic Social Film Club's second performance of religious films in the Albert Hall, Llandrindod Wells. on Sunday ight. Fr. E. Harting......

Passion Sunday Exposition

In accordance with the Holy Father's request that prayers be offered for the restoration of Christian morality and for peace and concord between nations, Cardinal Griffin has......

Salesian Founder's Cause Goes On

The Sacred Congregation of Rites meeting at the Vatican last week discussed the two miracles proposed for the canonisation of Blessed Maria Dominica Mozzarella cofoundress with......

2 New Canons Of Northampton

Canon J. F. Malone, of Northampton, has been appointed Canon Penitentiary of the Northampton Chapter, and Fr. G. Dalby, RD.. of Luton, and Fr. J. McHugh, of Aylesbury, have been......

Employers Mast Give Lead In Industry

" Industry must be re-Christianised," so Mr. Alan Turner, a Catholic industrialist told the Derby Chamber of Commerce last week when he delivered his speech as retiring chairman......

Good Friday Silence

Request to Mayor The Swansea and District Catholic Action branch has asked the Mayor, Councillor Gronow, to initiate a Two-Minute Silence throughout the town at 3 p.m. on Good......

Torch Pamphlets On The Way

The first six Catholic Truth Society pamphlets in a new style and format are now being printed and may be on sale this Easter. They will be smaller than other pamphlets,......

Finlay Currie In The Mudlark

'the much coveted part of John Brown, the Scottish ghillie and confidant of Queen Victoria, in the film The Mm/lurk, to be produced over here by 20th Century Fox Productions,......

Flying To Rome

Parishioners of St. Joseph's, Bradford, have chartered an airplane for their Holy Year visit to Rome from Wednesday in Holy Week until after Easter. All places have been taken.......

Seventh Child

The Bishop of Lancaster, Mgr. Flynn. on Sunday baptised the seventh child of Mr. and Mrs. T. Maher at St. Augustine's, Preston. The Bishop was carrying out a promise to baptise......

Offer Of Oxford Scholarship

March 31 is the closing day for application for the scholarship at the Catholic Workers' College, Oxford, which is being offered by the London Scholarship Committee. The......

400 Africans Going To Rome

Archbishop Lefevre„Apostolic Delegate for French Africa, has arranged for about 400 Africans to make a Holy Year pilgrimage to Rome. A special ship will pick them up along the......

London Knights Take Up 24-hour Watch

Knights of St. Columba in North London begin a 24 hour-watch before the Blessed Sacrament today (Friday) as part of the continuous watch arranged by the K.S.C. order to cover......

Mass For Poles

Poles living in North Staffordshire will now be able to attend a special Mass each Sunday, with the singing and sermon in Polish, at Holy Trinity Church, Newcastleunder-Lyme.......

Form 18 May Be On Its Way Out

M.P. questions Education Minister Mr. Harold Macmillan, Conservative M.P. for Bromley, stated this week that he has reason to believe that there is hope of the withdrawal or......

Governor Grants Leave To Pilgrims

Washington State employees who wish to make a Holy Year pilgrimage to Rome have been assured that their plans meet with the approval of Governor Langlie. In a bulletin sent to......

Downside Chose The Familiar Tunes

From a Correspondent If one of the principal objects of Catholic broadcasts on Sunday evenings is to introduce and make the Church familiar to non-Catholics, then the choice of......

Hospitals Ban Dr. Sander

Two Catholic hospitals in Manchester, New Hampshire, have permanently banned Dr. Hermann Sander, who was recently acquitted of a murder charge after the death of an incurable......

A.o.s 'grandstand' For Royal Visit

1 he Apostleship of the Sea has been granted special priority by the Birkenhead Town Council to charter a steamer on the occasion of the Queen's visit for the launching of......

Parents' Association Has 500 Members

The Parents' Association of St. ignatius College, Stamford Hill, I.ondon, now has more than 500 members. After a social evening at the college on Saturday they presented £100......