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Anti-catholic Campaign In U.s.

GETS A SUPREME COURT DECISION "C.H." Special Correspondent Not since the days of the Ku Klux Klan has such an intensive campaign been waged against Catholics in the United......

Dutch Catholic Choir To Tour Scotland

From Our Netherlands Correspondent During Low Week, a Catholic choir from Amsterdam, " The Minstrels," upder their 73-yearsold conductor, Mr. Hubert Cuypers, K...S.G„ is to tour......

"take Courage

—SAYS CARDINAL MINDSZENT Y "To-day we ask uod'to help us to stand upright and not to break down under our cross. We do not ask that the bitter cup be removed from,us, buf we......

"idiotic Idea"

—says de Valera Mr. Eamon de Valera described a suggestion that the Holy See should be moved to the United States in the event of a Communist election victory in Italy as an "......

Good Friday Three Hours Backed By U.s. President

WASHINGTON. Observing that "to-day freedom of religion, as well as the freedom and security of nations, is seriously threatened by anti-religious forces," President Truman, in a......

Outlaw The Communists —urge Canadian Catholic Workers

The Federation of Catholic Workers of Canada which has a membership of 75,000 in the Provinces of Quebec, Ontario and New Brunswick. presented a memorandum to the Federal......

Two New Australian Bishops Appointed

VATICAN CITY Two new Australian bishops have been appointed : the Rev. Edward Doody, parish priest of Nambour, in the Archdiocese of Brisbane, is appointed Bishop of Armidale.......

Actu Will Send Delegate To Austria As Well As T.u.c.

Front Ow Own Correspondent SUNDERLAND. " I am convinced that Transport House both realises and appreciates the aim of the Association of Catholic Trade Unionists, which is to......

Communists In The Civil Service

SECRETS HAVE ALREADY LEAKED OUT Facts On is The Purge Is Based The anti Communist purge is not a mere precaution against what Communists in Government service might or might not......

Stay Out Of Politics

MGR. BERAN TELLS PRIESTS PRAGUE Mgr. Joseph Beran, Archbishop of Prague, has declared that priests should stay out of politics, and added that he never advised priests to join......

Church Lands Are Seized

Seizure of eight more land holdings of the Church have been decided upon by the Revision Commission of the Ministry of Agriculture in Prague. The largest holding now seized is......

Diocesan Weeklies Are Suspended

Three Catholic diocesan weeklies, Nedele of Prague. Rozsevac of Olomouc, and Katolik of Prague with a total circulation of 460,000 are among newspapers and periodicals banned by......

Czechs Arrest Priest

MINISTERS Mgr. Sramek, former Czech Vice Premier and Mgr. Hata, former Minister of Posts were arrested on Sunday on a charge of trying to escape from Czechoslovakia by air,......

Students Set Out To Carry Cross To Walsingham

By a Staff Reporter The church of St. Etheldreda's, Ely Place, was , packed to capacity on Saturday last by students and their parents, when the Student Cross Pilgrimage started......

Paris Queues To See Film Of St. Vincent

By HENRI ROLLET PARIS. On Friday evening, at half-past ten, after waiting many hours in a queue, which moved slowly under the fatherly eyes of many policemen, I was at last able......

Vatican Radio Features News Of Douglas Hyde

On March 19, Vatican Radio broadcast as its leading news item the resignation of Mr. Douglas Hyde as news editor of the Daily Worker and as a member of the Communist Party.......