Page 7, 29th November 1940

29th November 1940
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Three Salford Priests

The last three days in last week bereaved the Salford diocese of three priests. Fr. Wilfrid Hampson, the 86-years-old chaplain ol the Franciscan Convent, Blackburn, died on......

Fr. Walter G. Austen, M.a., B.litt., S.c.

A native of Canterbury, Fr. Austen was hoot on June 12, 1879, and educated at the Salesian College, Battersea, London, King's College, London, and Oxford University, where he......

Fr. W. Hampson

Father Wilfrid Hampson was ordained in the Cathedral, Salford, on July 10, 1881. He was born at Farnworth, Lancs., October 27. 1854, and studied for the priesthood at Douai,......

Fr. H. J. Wearden

Fr, Herbert J. Wearden, who died on Friday, was born at Longcroft, Preston, September 15, 1894. He was educated at St. Bede's College, Manchester, and at Ushaw and was ordained......

Fr. P. Wilson, 0.f.m.

Fr. Paschal Wilson, 0.F.M., who was 68 years of age, has died at Lanark, Scotland. For about 51 years he had been a Franciscan, and he was a priest for 46 years. A native of......

Fr. T. Stratmann, S.v.d.

Chaplain to the Sisters Servants of the Holy Ghost, Caverswall Castle, Staffs, for the last four years, Fr. Theodore Stratmann, S.V.D., has died at the North Staffordshire Royal......

' To Lease Or Not To Lease?

Education Committee Still Ponders Whether Sparrow Hall School, Liverpool, which is not being used, should be opened for almost non-existent non-Catholic scholars, or be leased......

Bishop Wants Girls To Sew • C.n.g.'s Annual Meeting

Mgr. H. V. Marshall, Bishop of Salford, would like to see more sewing being done by girls of his diocese. He told nearly 1,000 women at the annual meeting of the diocesan......

Northern Senior Chaplain Distributes Cardinal's Crosses

The Rev. A. Parisotti, 0.B.E., Senior Chaplain of the Northern Command, distributed Cardinal's Crosses to troops attending a special service in a Northern town on Sunday,......

Y.c.w. On Tees-side Progress Maintained

The steady growth of the Young Christian Workers' Movement on Tees-side was strongly in evidence at the General Assembly held in St. Philomena's parish hall, Middlesbrough, on......

New Leeds Home For Unmarried Mothers

St. Margaret's Rescue Home is an example of a pleasing transformation arising from war-time exigences. From a house in a dingy and depressing f eeds district a hurried flight......

Liverpool Catholic Action Appointments

The Archbishop of Liverpool has made the following appointments to the Liverpool Archdiocesan Board of Catholic Action:— Hr. James Gaskin, Mrs. Fairclough, Mrs. McDonnell. B.A.,......

Mgr. Poskitt Blesses Forces Club At Leeds

From Our Own Correspondent LEEDS. " Men will find here a home from home and a warm-hearted Yorkshire welcome, with (he smilingly added) nothing stronger than tea," said Mgr.......

Not Interned The Rev. Fr. Anselm, Prior Of The Hospital

of St. John of God, Scorton, has had official intimation from France that a number of English Brothers of the Order are safe at Lyons, including Mr. James Hilland (Brother......

" They Will Rejoice

IN THEIR BEDS " Dr. Downey in Happy Mood at New Hostel Opening From Our Own Correspondent Ltvritoocc. The Archbishop of Liverpool, Dr. Downey, supported by the Lord Mayor,......

Post-war Reconstruction Catholic Church Can Deliver The...

—BISHOP OF LEEDS. Evacuated to Lincolnshizt for several months on the outbreak of war, St. Michael's College is carrying on in Leeds again with renewed zest and purpose with......

Monument To Bishop Youens

A monument to Bishop Youens, late Bishop of Northampton, has been erected above his grave at Belmont Abbey.......

New Chaplain For Lanes Training Farm

After six successful years' occupancy of the position, Fr. Gregory Buisseret, has resigned the wardenship of the Catholic Land Association Training Farm, Prior's Wood Hall,......