Page 1, 27th October 1950

27th October 1950
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Rome To Be City Of Light For Our Lady

Pentecostal gathering awaits the dogma A PENTECOSTAL assembly of Cardinals, Patriarchs, Archbishops, Bishops, priests and laity from all parts of the Catholic world is rapidly......

3,000 Mayors

IN ST. PETER'S Nation-wide civic pilgrimage T HE mayors of 3,000 Italian cities and towns, with about 20,000 other civic leaders, making a Holy Year pilgrimage together in Rome,......

Czechs Step Up Their Persecution

THREE Bishops reported to have been arrested by the Czech Communists are now in the Pankrako prison to which political " offenders" are sent. According to Rome reports, they are......

547 Germans Have Gone To Missions

Germany has sent 547 missionaries abroad since 1945, states the Bonn Catholic Missions. Of these 139 are priests, 32 lay brothers and 376 sisters. Most of them went to Africa......

Cardinal Griffin

Flying to London on November 3 Cardinal Griffin, having decided to stay on in Rome for the proclamation of the dogma of Our Lady's Assumption, has now arranged to fly back to......

New Tv Head

a Catholic Mr. Cecil MeGivern, an old boy and fornier teacher of St. Cuthbert's Grammar School, Newcastle-on-Tyne, has succeeded Mr. Norman Collins as Controller of Television.......

Polish Reds Turn Heat On Church

TH E Polish Communist Government has demanded that the Hierarchy settle the problem of permanent clergy in the German "recovered territories" (East German territories annexed by......

Forged Documents Which Jailed Cardinal

Laszlo Sulner, ' the Hungarian handwriting expert who claimed that the Hungarian Communists forced him to forge documents used to convict Cardinal Mindszenty of treason, died......

Slovaks Have Orthodox Bishop

A T Michalovce, Eastern si l o' vakia, the first Slovak Orthodox Bishop has been conse crated. He is Victor Mihalic, the recently appointed "Ordinarius " of the " Michalovce......

Pope Pius X

Miracles approved The Sacred Congregation of Rites on Tuesday accepted proof of two miracles attributed to tle intercession of Pope Pius X. The decision will no a. be submitted......

Peking Bursar Disappears

The bursar of the Pekitts Cathodic University, which the Communists have taken over because it wee-0 to take Red-nominees on to its staff, is now reported missing. The bursar,......

Prisoner Rutturna —with Tht Mks Among The Holy Fathaar's...

' visitors at Castel Gandolfo 5vas Gino Conti. an Italian soldier, wh. a ca m e to thank His Holiness for la as a ng him released from prison aifter serving five years of a......