Page 8, 29th July 1949

29th July 1949
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Dockers Want Lead

04110. FROM PAGE ONE the unions. He got a bit impatient at this question and having used a few unsavoury adjectives said that he thought no one had won the fight. " I've lost a......

Missionaries Of 24 Nations Work In Japan

TOKYO The Revs. William Kranebitter and Alphonse Schoffen, both of the Society of the Divine Word, have arrived in Tokyo from their native Argentina, Us take up mission work in......

Y.c.w. At World Youth Council

Pat Keegan, National President of Young Christian Workers, is one of the United Kingdom's representatives who will attend the first council meeting of the world assembly of......

At Fribourg

An International Summer School on "Europe Today opened at Fribourg last week and will continue until August 27. The meetings are held in the new University Centre at Fribourg.......

Protestant Leaders To Visit Prague

PRAGUE. Five leading American Protestants are to visit Czechoslovakia to find out the truth about the Church situation in the country, according to the official Czech News......

Sodalities Give Record Of Their Achievements

The Pope has received a special gift of 20 volumes from the Central Secretariat of the Marian Congregations, the Sodalities, setting forth the achievements of the organisation.......

Catholic Women Protest

Mrs. Mary Kemball, president of the National Board of Catholic Women, chief signatory in a letter to the Timer on July 20, supports the action of the (national) Mothers' Union......

The Lourdes Cures Are Recognised As Miracles

Two cures at Lourdes, one in 1938 of a blind, paralysed boy and one in 1947 of a nun suffering from T.B. and cancer, have been recognised by the medical bureau and episcopal......

Lille Social Study Week

Continued from page one operatives." Questions were asked and replies given by those dealing with a particular subject. To a publisher who said that the great majority of French......

Competition For Portrait Of St. Joseph

VATICAN CITY. The commission for the exhibition of sacred art of the last 50 years, to be held during the Holy Year of 1950, has announced an international competition among......

Rumanian Peasants Protect Their Priests

The black story of Catholic persecution in Rumania is brightened only by episodes of heroic courage on the part of the priests and the faithful. News of some of their courageous......

Polish Reds Step Up Attacks On The Holy Father

Front Our Own Correspondent The Communist press in Poland has intensified its campaign against the Holy Father. The pretext is the speech delivered by the Pope on July 17, on......

Egyptians Welcomed The • Pilgrim Lady Of Fatima

The four-day visit of the " Pilgrim Virgin," Fatima statue, in Egypt, was marked by public demonstrations of the Faith, believed without parallel in this country's I 309 years......

Reds Ban Vatican Film

COLOGNE. War Against War, the Orbis motion picture produced under Vatican auspices and now being shown in Western Germany, has been banned in the Soviet Zone of Austria.......

Talks Needed On North-south Line

By the EARL Oh WICKLOW Nothing demonstrates the folly of partition more clearly than the present situation in regard to the Great Northern Railway which has now reached a......

Radio-priest Opens World Fight Against Red Persecution

From Our Correspondent in the Netherlands The Netherlands radio-priest, Fr. H. De Greeve, whose weekly broadcasts over Radio Hilversum attract record numbers of listeners, has......

Listen To Tiers

Canon George Ford, D.D., conducts the evening service from the Church of the Assumption, Torquay. Sun., July 31, 7.45 p.m. West of England. Compline from the Convent of the Holy......