Page 1, 28th December 1951

28th December 1951
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Children's Farewell To Their Bishop

From a Special Correspondent A LITTLE girl who tried to lift a child only slightly smaller than herself to " have a look at the Bishop " was among the first arrivals at St.......

The Men Of The Year

Three Josephs in. prison. QOME of the greatest Catholic Men of the. Year " spent Christmas Day in prison. They will still be in prison next Christmas and for years to come . . .......

Soviet Zone Has 2,300,000 Catholics

C ATHOLICS in the Eastern Zone of Germany—almost all of them refugees from lands further east— now number 2,300,0(10. states a correspondent in Christ Unterwegs. Previously no......

No Mention Of New Cardinals

THE Holy Father in his Christmas .1message made no reference to persistent reports that he would call a Consistory for the naming of new Cardinals. The Sacred College, whose......

Don't Be Duped, Say Viet-nam Bishops

A joint-pastoral letter from the Bishops of Indo-China contains guidance for Catholics on the attitude to be taken towards Communism. The Communists there are carrying on armed......

Mgr. Stepinac's Day Begins At 4 A.m.

MGR. Silvio Oddi, Chargé d'Affaires at the Papal Nunciature in Belgrade, has paid a three-hour visit to Archbishop Stepinac in the village of Krasic where he has been living......

Ban On Dancing

The Newry Urban Council has decided that all the dance halls in the town shall be closed for the seven weeks of Lent. An exception will be made for St. Patrick's Day.......

Fr. Pro To Be Beatified ?

Persecution hero T HE Sacred Congregation of Rites is considering the introduction of the beatification cause of the celebrated Fr. Miguel Pro. who was shot on November 23,......

German Bishop

dies at 85 Mgr, Franz Rudolf Bornewasser, Archbishop-Bishop of Trier (Treves), a diocese with more than 1,500.000 Catholics. died last week. He was 85. Mgr. Bornewasscr was for......

Another Catholic For By-election?

Mr. C. E. Kirwin, a master at St. Charles's School, Leeds, who is standing again as the Conservative candidate. may he opposed by another Catholic. Councillor J. Rafferty, a......

Blessed Pius X

There is sound reason to hope that Blessed Pius X's canonisation cause may soon be resumed. according to a Vatican statement.......

Envoys At Vatican

The Holy Father was due to receive the entire Diplomatic Corps accredited to the Holy See in special audience on Wednesday to receive greetings for the New Year. The envoys......