Page 8, 24th March 1950

24th March 1950
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Anglicans Press For Schools Relief

Evidence that Anglicans are now pressing for reliefs to save their schools — threatened with extinction under the 1944 Education Act—has now come to light. The National Society,......

Scots And Irish Bishops To Visit London

Two Archbishops and two Bishops in Ireland and an Archbishop and three Bishops in Scotland are in the first list of those who have accepted invitations to take part in the......

Priest Fined Under S.a.

race law Fr. Thomas Gill, charged with officiating at the marriage of a European to a " slightly coloured " woman, was last week fined £20 in Capetown. Fr. Gill is the first to......

Problem Of Juvenile Violence

Young criminals are the odd men out Continued from page 1. social stability which is naturally fostered by neighbourliness where families have strong roots has not yet been......

Hybrid Corn For Italy

Details of the distribution of 350 tons of special hybrid seed corn to small farmers in Italy through the N.C.W.C. War Relief Service were outlined to the Holy Father by Mgr.......

Air-coach Pilgrims

Rome and Lourdes The first air-coach pilgrimage and holiday tour has been arranged for English and Irish Holy Year visitors to Rome by Pilot Travel Services. The tour, under a......

Woodcutters To Make Passion Play Emblems

Seventy Oberammergau woodcutters have ben commissed to produce 30,000 small Passion Play emblems for visitors to the play this year. The emblem combines the symbol of the Cross.......

2,344 Baptised

in Korea The CoIumban Fathers in Korea baptised 2,344 persons last year, states a report from Mgr. Patrick Brennan, of Chicago, Prefect Apostolic in Mokpo. One priest alone......

Pri ▪ Ests Start A

new organisation for deportees . A new Federation of Deportees has been organized in France by Fr. Riquet, the celebrated Fr. Paul, a hero of German concentration camps, and Fr.......

Archbishop Roberts

Mgr. Thomas Roberts, Archbishop of Bombay, will discuss the aid that priests travelling at sea can give to seamen. at the International Congress of the Apostleship of the Sea.......

Ex-chief Justice Baptised

On his 70th birthday, Dr. Tadahiko Mibuchi, until recently Chief Justice of the Japanese Supreme Court, has been baptised and received into the Church by Fr. Herman Heuvers,......

Diocese Lost In Reformation Revived ' In U.s.

THE 225 ,000 Catholics of the new Worcester diocese in Massachusetts are rejoicing in its establishment as a revival in the New World of the diocese lost to the Church when the......

U.s. Navy Greets New Bishop

Congratulations from " all hands" in the U.S. Navy have been sent by Navy Secretary Matthews to Mgr. Christopher Weldon, a naval chaplain in the Second World War, who is being......

30,000 French Pilgrims In Rome For Holy Week

French pilgrims in Rome during Holy Week will number 30,000 states Canon Rodhain, general secretary of the French National Committee for the Holy Year. Most of the pilgrims will......

Novel Banned The Congregation Of The Holy Office Has Placed

on the list of books prohibited to Catholics the Portuguese novel Abscondit. Diario de Irma Ines, by N. E. Mourao de Freitas, first published in Portugal in 1949.......

37 Dutch Pilgrimages

Dutch Catholics are organising 37 Holy Year pilgrimages to Rome, three of them national ones to be led by members of the Hierarchy.......

Pilots' Pilgrimage

A group of French and Belgian airmen will make an air pilgrimage to Rome in May, each member piloting his own plane.......

Austria Not On The Right Road'

Austria's refusal to respect the obligations arising out of the Concordat with the Holy See shows that she is not yet on the right road, said the Archbishop of Salzburg, Mgr.......

Silent Protest

In a country where the only way to show public disapproval of the Communist regime is to go to church, Catholics are staging a silent but enormous protest. Not only on Sundays......

Catholic Uniern Moves

The offices of the Catholic Union of Great Britain have been moved from Farrar's Building, Temple, to Cheriton House, Buntingford Hope. President of the Union is the Duke of......

Fish For Flying Pilgrims

The British European Airways has decided to substitute fish for meat in the menu served on Fridays aboard its airliners, for the benefit of Holy Year pilgrims.......

Sixth Envoy Resigns

Yet another Polish envoy in America has resigned—Jozef Patyk, Polish consul in Pittsburgh—because he could not conscientiously serve under Communist rule. He is the sixth to go.......

Polish Reds Will Control Book Sales

New legislation passed by the Warsaw Diet will give the Polish COmmunist Government control over the sale of all books, papers and other publications, thus providing it with the......

Industry In The Rural Areas

By the EARL OF WICKLOW THE debate on the setting up of the Industrial Development . A authority has continued, and the second reading was passed by 70 votes to 56. It is......

Palace Retreat For Diplomats

Prince Chigi Albano. as prefect of the Congregation of Our Lady for the Nobility of Rome, has invited all the members of the diplomatic corps accredited to Holy See and Italy to......

Internuncio For Indonesia

Following the establishment of diplomatic relations between the Holy See and the Republic of Indonesia. the Holy Father has erected a Papal lnternunciature with its residence in......

Mayors To Meet The Cardinal

Cardinal Griffin will on Tuesday hold a reception at Archbishop's House, for the Catholic mayors and Catholic town clerks of England and Wales. The occasion is the annual......

Roman Cycle Race In Saint's Honour

Among the celebrations in Rome for the the Feast of St. Joseph on Monday was a cycle race along the route of the visit to the four major basilicas. Many of Italy's first-class......

Lecture

One thousand people attended a meeting, first of a series. to explain Catholic doctrine, in Sheffield City Hall on Sunday evening last. The talk " about Jesus Christ," was given......