Page 1, 24th November 1939

24th November 1939
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First Secret Consistory Of

CARDINALS NEXT MONTH h ist : Chica g o Archbishop May Be Named It is officially announced that the Pope will hold the first secret Consistory of Cardinals of his Pontificate on......

Fr. Coughlin And The Encyclical

Fr. Coughlin, it is believed in wellinformed circles in the Vatican, is envisaged in one of the passages in the Encyclical to the American Hierarchy. The passage in question......

Pope To Pontificate In St. Mary Major's

The Feast of the Immaculate Conception (December 8) win be celebrated in Rome this year with special solemnity because it is the 40th anniversary of the Pope's first Mass. The......

Here The Hungry Soldier Gets Mince Pies For Three Halfpence

From a Staff Reporter On Wednesday afternoon the Cardinal blessed the canteen and recreation but that the Catholic Women's League have organised in St. Peter's Hall, next the......

C.w.l. Plans

HUTS AND CHAPELS FOR PIE TROOPS With the approval of the Army Council a scheme has been formed for the provision of Catholic recreation and refreshment huts for the troops here......

Church Into Stable

A church at Lwow—one of the largest in Poland—has boon turned into a stable. Other churches have been converted into cinemas; monasteries and convents have been requisitioned;......

Britain's Hidden Hand

Have you heard of Great Britain's hidden hand, the power which governs employment and prosperity and the welfare of millions? Sir John Simon has refused to reveal who is......

Diplomatic Relations Between The Vatican And U.s.a.

Front Our Own Correspondent VATICAN CITY The Holy Father has recently received in audience Cardinal Gasparri, Prefect of the Apostolic Signature. It is possible that the Pope......

Communist Paper Suppressed

From Our Own Correspondent ANTWERP. The Belgian Government has suppressed the Communist daily paper La Voix du People. The decision has given intense satisfaction. The police......

By A C.h. Stuff Reporter The Four Dominican Sisters Who

were aboard the " Simon Bolivar " when it was sunk off the East Coast by a German mine, returned to Holland by air from London on Tuesday. Except that they had lost every scrap......

General Sikorski Decorates Sailors Who Eluded Nazis

Polish seamen who won their way through the German dragnet have been decorated at a Scottish port by their Prime Minister. To perform the ceremony General Sikorski travelled......

Poland

a mighty champion standing at the outpost of Christian Europe U.S.A HIERARCHY The Catholic Hierarchy in the U.S.A., in a joint public statement, pray that " Our Lady of......

Statue Of Christ

To Be Erected Near the Dutch-German Frontier From Our Own Correspondent THE HAGUE. As a direct consequence of the earnest Christian words of Queen Wilhelmina, spoken years ago......

L'1,100

Thank You, Spain The Spanish Government, through the medium of the Duke of Alba, Ambassador in London, has asked the Bishops' Committee for the Relief of Spanish Distress to......

Hitler's 48-hour Plan To Squash Netherlands

From Our Own Correspondent ANTWERP. The one topic here to-day is the recent alarm. It is now definitely held that the alarm was real and that danger of aggression was imminent.......