Page 7, 27th December 1940

27th December 1940
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War Victims Among French Clergy

The French Province of the Congregation of Missionary Fathers of the Holy Ghost has been severely hit by the war. More than 400 priests, Brothers and seminarians were mobilised......

"there, But For The Grace Of God, Go !"

A house full of girls rescued from London's streets, who but for the Legion of Mary, would be in poverty or be destined for a life of crime, is the result of a work undertaken......

Newman's First Birmingham Church Was Bombed

St. Anne's ; the Convert Cardinal ; the Canon with " the grey-green coat To the holocaust of historical churches being sacrificed to the senseless fury of German air bombing......

London Club For Belgians Opened By M. Dastin,...

On Thursday, December 19, a New Belgian Club House was officially opened at 169, Goldhawk Road, Bayswater, by M. Dastin of the Belgian Embassy on behalf of M. Pierlot, the......

Richmond Marist Convent New War-time Residence

Consent to use a large dwelling house as temporary war-time school accommodation was granted the Mother Superior of the Marist Convent, Richmond, by Barnes Town Council at its......

Fr. Martindale, S.j.

Er. Martindale, S.J., who was in Denmark at the time of the German invasion, " is well and at liberty and is contineing his activities," according to a report received by the......

To Help Our Schools Canada Taxes Ford" Co.

Canada has taken the unprecedented course of taxing a wealthy commercial enterprise on its capital assessment in order that Catholic schools might benefit thereby. Canada's......

If Your Catholic Herald Is Late

All readers who buy their CATHOLIC HERALD at the church door are URGENTLY requested not to fall to take up their copy by calling at the church or presbytery, should copies......

D.f.c. For Beaumont Old Boy

The Distinguished Flying Cross has been awarded to Pilot Officer Anthony Philip Dottridge, No. 53 Squadron, a native of Great Missenden, Bucks, and an old boy of Beaumont......

Progress At Hanyang

The Catholic population of Hanyang city, China, has multiplied 50 times over a period of 20 years, according to the annual report just issued by Bishop Galvin. Hanyang is the......

Canon E. H. Sheppard

A most priestly man, greatly loved by his flock and esteemed by all his brethren, Canon Edmund H. Sheppard, parish priest of Canterbury, has died after a long and lingering......

The Rev. J. M. Musgrave

RECTOR OF ST. GABRIEL'S, SOUTH HARROW. Clergy in London and beyond the confines of his own diocese of Westminster will share the sorrow felt by his own parishioners at South......

Man's Body Washed Ashore Wore Carmel Scapular: Do You...

Particulars of a man whose unidentified body was washed ashore at Penmaenmawr, North Wales, at 8.15 in the morning of Sunday, December 8, are supplied in a letter from the Fr.......

Canon, Well-known To Lourdes Pilgrims, Dies

Canon Emmanuel Perron, who died at Vigneulles-les-Hattonchitel, where he had been pastor for 30 years, was a well-known, figure in all the French National Pilgrimages to......

Some Heroic Nuns ; Their

Work; What We Owe Them "I feel so sale sleeping here—we feel we're in such safe company!" " Sister, why don't you go off your 'ead!" " When we've settled Hiller you'll see what......

Peace In These Urbulent Days

A Tyneside Retreat House " The retreat house is the school of Catholic action," says Fr. Paul Whittaker, S.J., Superioi of Corby Hall, retreat house for men, Sunderland, and the......

Why Not Spotters For Schools ?

" At present the ' alert ' is also the ' alarm ' in schools, in the sense that it is the signal for the children to retire to the shelters. If an efficient danger imminent '......

German Missions Overseas

Vatican Radio, quoting a diocesan paper, gave the following figures for German Catholic missionary activities overseas. German Catholic missionaries are at work in 64 missionary......

Native Lay Brothers Tortured

A story of extraordinary tortures suffered by native Catholic missionaries in China has just been brought to light. Last year Chinese bandits captured 19 lay Brothers, members......

Austria Hates The War

From Our Diplomatic Correspondent A careful report in The Times by a neutral correspondent just returned from Vienna, rings very true to character when it describes the apathy......

"send Boys To Universities"

—FR SUTHERLAND, S.C. 'I am not the Bishop of Ports mouth, but merely the bailiff.' My diocese, Opus, is in Greece, and my people are doing jolly well." So said Bishop King,......

Too Late For Classification.

SITUATIONS VACANT MAIDS wanted for a Catholic residential vl school in a Safe Area in the West of England.—For particulars, apply, Box 557. W ANTED, a Science Master for......