Page 1, 25th May 1962

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Beat The Tv Pressure Groups

A STRONG warning that pressure groups are trying to ridicule the Pilkington Committee on television and to discredit in advance its ideas and suggestions was made this week by......

Press Comment

T aking as his theme. "Family Viewing and Listening", Fr. Agnellus made these pungent comments: • "Day after day. you find accounts in the press of remarks made by people who......

Responsibility

Urging Catholics to make their presence felt in the field of radio Ind television, Fr. Agnellus Jeclared: " Radio and television do not exist for the manufacturers, or for the......

Oui' For Vigil Plane

Two telephone calls to the immandant at Tarbes airport untrol tower. near Lourdes, last riday and a priority telegram to le airport employees ensured that le All-Night Vigil......

Showdown In Spain

Pulpit cry: `give them a family wage' A S Spain's industrial crisis worsened, Spanish Bishops came out strongly at the weekend in support of the 85,000 miners and industrial......

3 Bishops . Act Ithin A Week Of The Moves By

Cardinal Pla y Deniel, the Spanish Primate, and Cardinal Antoniutti, the outgoing Papal Nuncio, for the release of the arrested strikers, three other Bishops intervened......

Lay Mission

In Aviedo, Archbishop Segundo Garcia defended the role of Catholic actionists in the field of labour. Their mission, he said, " is none other than that of the Church itself,......

New Facts On Saint's Youth Revealed

From our own Correspondent LOURDES, Wednesday. A LL Lourdes is talking about a new book which is expected to clear up many errors and misconceptions about St. Bernadette's life,......

More Catholics In W. Germany

T HE post-war influx of refugees from former German territories now Cornmunist-controlled into Western Germany has changed the whole religious pattern of the country completely,......

Strawberry Fair

ST. MARY'S COLLEGE, Strawberry Hill. Twickenham. is holding its annual Strawberry Fair on June 23, to raise funds for a new college chapel.......

Lonsecration Dates

'HE date for the consecration of Canon Brian Foley as shop of Lancaster has been proionally fixed for June 13. The nsecrator will be Archbishop .enan of Liverpool. The......

Welsh Broadcast Makes History

T HE first-ever Mass to be broadcast in Latin and Welsh was heard last Sunday on the BBC's Welsh Home Service. It came from the little church of St. Michael and All Angels,......

Why These

`REPEAT' WEDDINGS? CATHOLICS and non-Catholics alike were perplexed this week by reports of a "triple" wedding in London, following on the Royal "double" wedding in Athens. The......

Athens Wedding

M EANWHILF. , Cantotic HERALD readers have been raising questions about the May 14 wedding of Don Juan Carlos and Princess Sophia in Athens, who went through two ceremonies. one......

Unfounded

S UCH a situation is provided for in Catholic Canon Law by Section 3 of Article 1063. The section declares: "If the civil law so ordains, the spouses are not forbidden to go......

Election Successes

L OCAL election returns all over the country show that three Catholic Mayors and many Catholic Councillors have been elected. Alderman James G. Smith, who has been elected Mayor......

Causes Of Vocations Crisis Examined

From our own Correspondent Rome, Wednesday W illi the world's priest shortage at crisis point, 400 delegates from 30 countries met in Rome this week for the first International......

Bishops Finishing Agenda Plan

F INAL phase of the preparations for the Second Vatican Council opens on June 12 with the seventh and final session of the Central Preparatory Commission. By the end of its......

Press Centre Reporters Covering The Council Are To Have A

specially prepared press centre, equipped with all the necessary facilities, according to the head of the Council's press office, Mgr. Vallainc. It is expected to be located on......