Page 8, 25th November 1949

25th November 1949
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Custodian Appointed Patriarch

JERUSALEM. The Pope has appointed Fr. Alberto Gori, the Franciscan Custodian of the Holy Land Order, to be Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem. As Patriarch of the Latin Rite in......

Irish Unions To Join Christian International?

By the EARL OF WICKLOW Conversations have just been held in this country which are likely to have very far-reaching effects on the Trade Union movement. This follows a......

"let The Workers Build Houses In Their Spare Time"

" Are there Catholic trade unionists willin g to start an agitation that in the building trade restriction be turned off and men be allowed to build houses in their own time,......

Listen To Tiiis

THE ABBOT OF DOWNSIDE, Dom Christopher Butler, O.S.B . , will broadcast a series of four talks on the na Incartion, under the title "And was made Man." each Sunday in Advent at......

22 Associations In Birmingham Link Up

There are already twenty-two parents' associations or similar bodies, such as parochial Catholic Associations, linked up with the Birmingham Co-ordinating Committee of Parents'......

Morocco's First Abbey A Tent

The first Benedictine abbey in Morocco has been established near Sefrou, at the foot of the Atlas co ast. in and far from the ast. in a modest Moroccan house and a tent. The new......

Vatican Legation To Be Embassy

VATICAN ed The Cuban Government has informed the Vatican Secretariat of that it State wishes to raise the Cuban Legat ion in the Holy See to the tank of Embassy, The Cuban......

Church Not Collection Of Welfare Centres, Say U.s. Bishops

WASHINGTON. " Viewing our country and the world by and large, and noting the growing tendency to ignore God and His rights in society, the lethal danger to the family is neither......

Bomb Damages Jesuit Headquarters

The terroristic bombing of a regional office in Rome of the Democratic Christian Party resulted in considerably greater damage to the general headquarters of the Society of......

Holy Year Pilgrimage To End At Aylesford

From a Special Correspondent One international Holy Year pilgrimage and con g ress will end up at the Friary of St. Simon Stock in Aylesford, Kent, recently restored to the......

Poles Thank The Pope

Mr. J. Kuncewicz, deputy chairman of the Polish National Council in London, g ave a report of his recent visit to Castclgandolfo where he was received by the Holy Father. The......

Plainsong Lectures At The Beda

Fr. Herbert Desrocquettes. O.S.B., from Quarr Abbey, Principal of the Pontifical School of Music in Rome, a has given much-appreciated course of lectures in plainsong at the......

Succeeds Cardinal Marmaggi

The Pope has appointed Cardinal Bruno, Prefect of the Sacred Congregation of the Council, in succession to the late Cardinal Marmaggi, who died on November 3. Cardinal Bruno,......

Forced Friends Of The Soviet

The compulsory enlistment of officials and workers into the Polish Soviet Friendship Society is going on in preparation for Stalin's 70th birthday, 21st December. This is......

Lourdes Cure Girl Now Working

By a Staff Reporter Miss Eileen Lynn, the Leeds girl, the story of whose remarkable amelioration at Lourdes in September of last year was told in The Cs - motto HERALD at the......

French, German Bishops Confer

PARIS. Common spiritual problems were discussed by seven French and seven German Bishops at a three-day conference held in the town of Buhl in Sooth-Eastern Germany. The meeting......

Work"

By a Staff Reporter "Peace Work," the new Alan Turner 16 m.m. colour sound film, shown in London on Monday last, is, as its producer said, a news reel. It is about the life-work......

Church Holy Days State Holidays

LISBON. Negotiations began in Lisbon on Tuesday last between the Portuguese Foreign Office and the Papal Nuncio to establish that Church holidays should also be national State......

By Douglas Hyde In London On Monday Last Were Two

men who have the practical answers to all the most difficult production problems which trouble the dreams of Sir Stafford Cripps and his colleagues in the Government. They are......