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De La Salle

Brothers Are Honoured By France From a Special Correspondent The Very Rev. Bro. AthanaseEmile, Superior General of the De La Salle Brothers, was presented with " The Legion of......

Bishop From India Seeks Irish Sisters

Roue. On his way to Ireland, where he hopes to find some Religious with medical experience, is Mgr. John Hogan, Bishop of Bellary, India. "I need doctors,' says Mgr. Hogan, who......

By Flying Boat To Fatima

A pilgrimage by flying boat to Fatima will begin on August 11 from Shannon and Southampton. Sick will be among the flying-boat pilgrims. At Fatima the pilgrims will be joined by......

The Blackest Spot In Germany

HOW FREE WEST GREETS TRUANTS FROM RED EAST By R. E. MEYER Through the long and extended frontier between the Western and Soviet Zones of Germany about 45,00b are illegally......

Bishop Backs Bilingual Alsace

In a letter to the Catholic paper of Kolmar Alsace, Bishop Jules Weber of Strasbourg expresses himself in favour of the maintenance of both the German and French languages in......

Brooklyn's First Negro Priest

NEW YORK. Fr. William J. Rodgers has been ordained by Mgr. Thomas E. Molloy, Bishop of the Brooklyn (N.Y.) Diocese. The first member of St. Peter Claver's parish to be ordained,......

300,000 Expected At Bochum's Day

At the beginning of September a German Catholic Day will reunite at least 300,000 Catholics from all parts of Germany in the Ruhr town of Bochum. Outstanding. Catholic......

Lutherans Disappear

According to an announcement by Protestant kruthorities in Berlin, 16 Lutheran ministers have recently " disappeared" in the Soviet Zone of Germany.......

Catholics In England And France Should Get Together More

By a Staff Reporter M. l'abbe Gaston Courtois, who for nearly a quarter-of-a-century has watched and helped the spread of Catholic social work in France, impressed me when we......

Gift To The Pope

TOKYO. A Buddhist abbot has presented three paintings as a gift for His Holiness Pope Pius XII. The donor is the Kojo Sakamoto, head of the Kiyoshi Ko-jin Buddhist sect. Dressed......

Butlin Campers Donate To Catholic Church

From a Special Correspondent Holiday-makers at Butlin's Holiday Camp, in Pwilheli, on Sunday last, at a special Mass, donated generously to a fund for a new church at Abersoch.......

Tutor To Don Manuel

LISBON. Mgr. Emanuel Maria Frutoso, 0.P., Bishop of Portalegre, Portugal, has died at the age of 82. He was at one time the tutor of Prince Don Manuel, who became the last King......

Sweden May Relax Laws Against The Catholics

FRANKFURT. A bill which would permit the establishment of monasteries and convents in Sweden is to be submitted soon to the Stockholm parliament, according to reports here in......

'bishop In Madras

Back in England after 40 years' absence, Bishop J. Baud, M.S.F.S., coadjutor with right of succession to the diocese of Vizagapatam, Madras Presidency, told our reporter: "......

German Bishops Meet This Month

FRANKFURT. The Vatican excommunication decree against Communists is expected to be one of the main topics on the agenda of the annual conference of the German Hierarchy, which......