Page 8, 25th August 1950

25th August 1950
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Mission Has Bamboo Shed Mass Centre

A mission centre at Payyanur, Calmat, India, after being in existence for 12 years, still has only a shed, built mainly of bamboo and matting, as a Mass centre. The pitiable......

C.t.s. Carries On In China

A total of 403,792 Chineselanguage publications were distributed to more then two million people during the past year by the Catholic Truth Society of 1-tong Kong. "This was......

Oldest Bishop Dies At 92

The death has occurred in Victoria of Australia's oldest Bishop, Irish-born Mgr. John McCarthy. He was 92. For many years he was InspectorGeneral of Catholic schools in......

Task Of The Catholic Intellectual

THOUSANDS packed the church of St. Willibrord in Amsterdam when Pontifical High Mass was sung by Mgr. Huibers, Bishop of Haarlem, at the opening of Fax Romances first big world......

Rumour Denied

Mr. George Garrett. U.S. Ambassador to Eire, who recently visited Washington, has denied rumours that he had been chosen as the new U.S. Ambassador to the Holy See.......

New Encyclical Warns Against Errors

(Continued from page 1) philosophical and theological truths, " If our teachers merely seek after cautious examination to derive due profit from these doctrines. there should be......

Czech Reds Raze Chapel

Czech Communist police razed to the ground a Catholic chapel located in the village of Neurnugf in Czechoslovakia, according to word reaching Munich. A group of Catholic men......

Funeral Of Premier Tomaszewski In London

The funeral of the late T. Tomaszewski, Polish Premier in London, took place last week at the Polish Church in Islington. The Requiem Mass was offered by Mgr. B. Michalski.......

Missionaries From Japan To I.s.

T Sisters of St. Maur, in Japan, are to provide missionaries for the United States. The community has never before had a house in the United States but they plan to establish a......

Faithful Meet In Catacombs

THE position in which the Church in China finds itself is getting increasingly wohe, according to reports now reaching Rome. "rhe Communist regime is showing more and more......

Pilgrimage Of Thanks

TWENTY-FIVE Mexican sea. men who had been shipwrecked in the Pacific, recently made a pilgrimage to the Sanctuary of Our Lady of Guadalupe to give thanks to Our Lady for their......

Beatification Of Religious Founder

The informative process for the Beatification of the Venerable Pierre Jean Antoine Galilee, founder of the Congregation of the Religious of the Sacred Heart of Mary, was......

50,000 At

Franciscan's grave The first steps towards the canonisation of Brother Joseph, a Franciscan who died in 1922, have been taken at Dortmund in the presence of 50,000 pilgrims. The......

Jerusalem Chapel Reblessed

T HE desecrated chapel of the pilgrim hospice of Notre Dame de France in Jerusalem has been re-blessed by the superior of the Assumptionist Fathers after two and a quarter years......

Anonymous Gift For Marlene

An anonymous newspaper reader. learning of the escape of Marlene Cheetham, the eight-year-old Leigh Catholic girl who was submerged in the Leeds and Liverpool canal for nearly......

Hungarians Packed Cathedral For St. Stephen's Day

TRADITIONAL PROCESSION 'OFF' F OR the first time in its history, the Saint Stephen's Day procession was not held in Budapest on August 20. Instead the Hungarian Communist......

Y.c.w. Grows

Young Christian Workers is now a flourishing concern in many industrial centres of Japan. Te Y.C.W. there already has its own newspaper. The association is well known in Japan......

People's Peace

MOVEMENT A people's movement to bring about a solution to the East West conflict within the United Nations is called for in a statement issued in Paris by the executive......

Canadian Cardinal To Be At Congress

Latest to indicate their intention of being present at the Hierarchy Centenary Congress in London are Cardinal McGuigan. Archbishop of Toronto, and Mgr. Guilford Young,......

A Soviet Zone Bishop Goes To Fulda

For the first time since the end of the war a Bishop from the Russian zone of Germany attended the annual conference of Bishops which opened in Fulda, Germany, on Wednesday. He......

Christ Will Have The Last Word

Speaking to a large group of American, German and Italian Catholic youth in the ruined Coliseum in Rome, Mgr. Cushng. Archbishop of Boston, declared that "Chrst will have the......