Page 1, 27th November 1953

27th November 1953
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Persecution: Protest In Commons

Envoys to the Vatican express nations' horror to the Pope H1LE a packed audience in the Royal Albert Hall is making a mass protest next Thursday evening against the banishment......

Prayers For A Safe Journey

Cardinal writes to the Queen O N the occasion of the Queen's departure for the Royal Tour, Cardinal Griffin sent to Her Majesty the following address and has received in reply......

A Million Pilgrims

For Spain's Holy Year A BOUT 1.000.000 pilgrims from Spain and other countries are expected at Compostella for the Holy Year there in 1954 in honour of St. James the Apostle.......

Nuns Build Convent

Thirteen Carmelite nuns have nearly finished building their own convent in Turin. They were given the land and they bought materials with donations. They then learned masonry,......

Christmas Number

—with the Map of the l'ear w HIEN a newspaper, proud v to bill GRACIE FIELDS as the "star" of its Christmas number. nevertheless feels hound to give pride of place to another......

High Mass On Tv

Front cathedral on Ian. 10 I HE fi rst High Mass to be televised in Britain will be celebrated in Leeds Cathedral on January 10. This day is the Feast of the Holy Family. Final......

Another Path To Rome

The Osserratore Romano announces that Mr. Jan Deus and his wife have arrived in Rome. Not often does the Vatican newspaper record the coming of unofficial visitors—but Mr. Deus,......

This Is More Than A

WAGE DEMAND Communists want token strike to win big political stakes By DOUGLAS HYDE I T would be ridiculous to suggest that the current agitation for more wages for workers in......

Ceylon's Lone Priest May Be Beatified

lf ORE than 240 years after 1.V.I.his death. the beatification cause has been resumed of Fr. Joseph Vaz, "Apostle of Ceylon." For nine years he worked I single-handed as......

'fallacies' Answer As Best-seller

A THREEPENNY C.T.S. I -1 pamphlet which has jumped, almost from the moment of its publication, into the best seller class is "Anglicans Anonymous," by Fr. Joseph Christie, S.J.;......

Premier Backs Australia's Church Schools

I HE Australian Prime Minister, Mr. Menzies, attending the opening of a school by Archbishop Mannix in Melbourne, praised "the self-sacrificing work of the parents and......

Pr Iest Will Try To End Dispute Fr. William J. Kelley,

O.M.L. well known in America for his work in labour relations, has been named a member of a consultants committee to try to solve a jurisdictional dispute that has been waged......

Germany To Honour St. Boniface

P REPARATIONS ale being made to receive about 100,000 visitors from all parts of Germany in the old city of Fulda during the celebration of the 1,200th anniversary of the death......

Their 71 Converts

Forty-eight Chinese Catholics in Rangoon. Burma, have between them made 71 converts this year, They are the 15 active and 33 auxiliary members of the Praesidium of Our Lady......

Italy Prays For 'silent Church'

For the "Church of Silence"—the clergy and faithful behind the Iron Curtain—special services and meetings were held on Sunday all over Italy. This day of remembrance was......