Page 5, 2nd June 1950

2nd June 1950
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Oratory Strange incident of Fr. Basevi recalled FR_ Charles Lionel Basevi, of the Brompton Oratory, one of London's best-loved priests, who died in hospital last week at the age......

Sing In Your Churches Says Sacred Congregation

Aid to Christian restoration CATHOLICS in all countries of the world should sin g in their churches and the Litur g ical chants and popular hymns should be tau g ht in all......

Film To Aid The Schools' Campaign

The Hierarchy's Action Committee for the schools is to issue a film dealing with parental authority. It will emphasis e the inconsistency of the present position with 'regard to......

Indonesian Envoy At Vatican

The Pope praised the Republic of Indonesia when its first Minister to the Holy Sec, Mr. Sukardjo Wirjopranto, presented his credentials last week. "As a new and qualified member......

Holy Places

The Pope's appeal for the internationalisation of the Holy Places in Palestine, repeated twice during the past year. has not changed in any way, according to a Vatican......

Mill Hill Superior Sees The Pope

Fr. Thomas McLaughlin, Superior General of St. Joseph's Foreign Missions Society, visiting Rome from Mill Hill, London, was received by the Holy Father in private audience last......

Chief Consistory Official Dies

Mgr. Benedetto Renzoni, Assessor of the Sacred Consistorial Congregation, died last week in his apartment over his offices in the Palace of the Congregations. He received a......

Blessed Sacrament Society Directors Excommunicated

THE direcors of the Confraternity of the Most Holy Sacrament in the Rio de Janeiro diocese have been excommunicated by Cardinal de Barros Camara for refusing to amend their......

Housing Not A Problem But A Crime'

"The housing question is not a problem, it is a crime," declared Mr. John J. Campbell at a Scottish Covenant demonstration last week in St. Andrew's Halls, Glasgow. "The......

Rome On Skates

Valerio Guerrieri, a 30-year-old workman of Milan, has kept his vow to make his Holy Year pilgrimage to Rome on roller-skates. He skated from Milan to St. Peter's and arrived......

'mike' For The Pope

A richly-carved gold and silver microphone will be presented to the Pope by the Spanish Government today (Friday). The microphone is being brought to Rome by a Spanish Holy Year......

Banking On Murder

(Continued from page 3) measured by persons per square mile of arable land or by per capita consumption of rice. . . It is as much, if not more, a psychological factor. . . It......

Government Not In Favour Of Katyn Tribunal

The Prime Minister has informed Mr. John J. Campbell, president of the Scottish Polish Society, that the Gevernment is "not prepared at this time to advocate the appointment of......

Peru Hit By Earth Tremor

Churches wrecked Corning less than a year after the disastrous earthquake that caused immense damage to church property in neighbouring Ecuador a severe tremor has damaged......

750 Miles Barefoot To Lourdes

To pray for the success of a new business he is about to start with four other workmen, Constantin Nioi, a 23-year-old mechanic, has walked 750 miles to Lourdes from Dunkirk on......

Ban Harmful

children's films , A call to the United Nations to protect displaced children and a demand for the banning of books and films harmful to children were among points in a......

Wembley Is

filling up Congress tickets in the parishes THE supply of 20,000 mem bership cards for the Hierarchy's Centenary Congress is dwindling still further because of another rush this......