Page 8, 26th January 1951

26th January 1951
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Unsatisfactory Reply To The Bishops' Rcigheb Pasha

EVIDENCE FromOur Radio Correspondent IF. Atiellus Aidrew, 0.F.M., Catholic representative in the B.B.C.'s Ramos Department, strongly criticised the attitude of the......

Hierarchy Establisiied In South Africa

31 missionary territories may be included in new development woR the second time in eight months the Holy See has taken an historic step forward in the dev e lopment of the......

Roman Ritual In Hindustani

The Sacred Congregation of the Propagation of the. Faith announces that the Roman ritual—which contains the prayers and ceremonies for the administration of the sacraments and......

Jesuit Will Spend Year In Antarctic

A 27 year-old French Jesuit student, the Rev. Pierre Mayand, is one of the 17 scien tists in the Polar exploration ship "Commandant Charcot " now on tbeir way to spend 12 months......

Seven Wedding Cakes

HEN five youn g Samoan women made their first vows as Missionary Sisters of the Society of Mary in the presence of Bishop Joseph Darnand, Vicar Apostolic of the Samoan islands,......

Reds Angle For Moslem Support

ALTHOUGH the Chinese Corn monists are trying to drive all Western religious influences out of China, they are reserving special treatment for Chinese Moslems. It is believed in......

Chinese Police Plant ' Opium In Nun's Room

The arrest of a third U.S. Maryknoll Sister. in whose room Communist police "planted " a package of opium. has been reported to the Maryknoll Sisters' New York motherhouse from......

Jailed Bishops Vvill Be Remembered

The names of the three Slovak Bishops sentenced last week by Czechoslovakia's Red regime will ever remain carved in the hearts of Slovak Catholics throughout the world as mute......

Portugal Confirms Her Catholicism

BY A STAFF REPORTER THE Portuguese National Assembly in its next three-month session is expected to ratify new proposals whose main effect will be to recognise Catholicism as......

15,200,000 Readers

The combined circulation of Catholic newspapers and magazines in the United States passed the 15.200.000 mark late in 1950. states the national office of the Catholic Press......

The Pilgrims Who Didn't Fly British'

In spite of appearances the Holy Year did not notably increase the number of people who flew to Rome by British European Airways. Some 6,000 men. women and children did " fly......

New Canadian Bishop

A French-Canadian priest. Fr. Albert Couisineau. C.S.C.. has been appointed Coadjutor with the right of succession to 75-year-old Mgr. Jan. Bishop of Cap Haiti. He was formerly......

Religious Classes Now Permitted

Legislation providing fo r religious instruction during school hours by accredited teachers has been passed by the Victorian State Parliament. The legislation, which was......

Fantastic Daum 11e11 Suggestion

THE State publishing house in Moscow has issued a new dictionary of foreign words. " Bible " and Religion" receive new yet familiar treatment—thus : BIBLE : A collection of......

Vatican City's Vicar General

cONTINUING a 450-year-old tradition, the Holy Father has appointed his new Sacristan, Fr. Cauisius Van Lierde, titular Bishop of Porphyreon. Like all his predecessors since the......

It Or Leave It

KIM (Emma Director : Victor Savilie RUDYARD Kipling's fierce partisans and his equally fierce critics—who was it who described him as " the hooligan of English literature "?—may......