Page 1, 29th March 1957

29th March 1957
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Decrees In An Historic Papal Document Are Brought Into...

THE Holy Father has decreed that henceforth all the laity everywhere may receive Holy Communion at morning or evening Mass after fasting for three hours. At the same time His......

Silent March

I , ETTERS pouring into Arch bishop's House, Westminster, show that interest in the Silent March on Passion Sunday, April 7, for the persecuted Church Is spreading widely. The......

First Speaker

Mr. J. J. O'kelly, the first Speaker of the Dail and Minister for the National Language, died in Dublin on 'I uesday, aged 85. As Minister of Education, he devised the present......

Pompeii Legate

Mgr. Aurelio Signora, secretary general of the Pontifical Society of St. Peter Apostle for the Native Clergy, has been named by the Holy Father to he Titular Archbishop of......

Laity For Mission

' Market place work to help clergy I I AYMEN are being trained to " preach in the market places " during the Great Mission which opens in Milan in November. A number of......

Easter Blessing

T HE Holy Father's Easter Bless ing "Urbi et Orhi" is to be broadcast on the B.B.C. television network, direct from Rome. on Easter Sunday morning at 10.45 a.m. G.M.T. The......

New Rule

allowed to all I N an article in the Vatican City newspaper Osservatore Romano, underthe heading " An Historic Document," Cardinal Ottaviana. Pro-Secretary of the Supreme Sacred......

For The Night Worker

By Fr. CLIFFORD HOWELL, S.J. " H OLY COMMUNION AFTER BREAK FAST" " was a headline published by THE CATHOLIC HERALD over an article which I wrote in June, 1950. At the time it......

Enthroned — And Died

Postponed ceremony ends in tragedy M GR. Franziskus Demann, the new Bishop of Osnarbriick. Germany, collapsed from a heart attack during his enthronement on Wednesday and died......

Papal Envoy In Ethiopia

The Holy See and Ethiopia have established diplomatic relations, and Mgr. Joseph McGeough, of the Papal secretariate of States, has been appointed temporary Chargé d' Affairs in......

Sailors' Audience

Among those received in a general audience by the Holy Father on the Feast of St. Joseph were officers and men from H.M.S. Torquay and H.M.S. Surprise.......