Page 7, 2nd June 1950

2nd June 1950
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Pilgrims Of Old Their Money Problems, Too

Archbishop Downey looks on the bright and serious sides of Holy Years A MUSING stories about previous Holy Years were told by Archbishop Downey when he surveyed the origin and......

Primary School Has Acres

A primary school which stands in seven acres of grounds was officially opened by Mgr. Cyril Cowderoy, Bishop of Southwark, in Hove, Sussex, on Whit Monday. The school,......

Teachers Challenge . • • Schools Critics At 8-day Exhibition

By a Staff Reporter A LL this week, for 11 hours a day, the members of the Metro politan Catholic Teachers' Association, in their Catholic Schools Exhibition at Westminster,......

8,000 March To Open-air Mass

C.Y.M.S. ANNUAL CONFERENCE A MILE-LONG, five-abreast procession, headed by a band, made its way into Cardiff Castle grounds last Sunday for an open-air Mass for delegates to the......

Mayor 3 Years

running Mr. John E. Coney has been reelected Mayor of Beccles, Suffolk for a third term. He has held office since November, 1947, one of the longest terms in the history of the......

Two 'firsts ' In Wales

Alderman D. O'Driscoll, who comes from Bantry, Co. Cork, is the first Catholic to be Mayor of Merthyr Tydfil. He was a miner for 10 years and then the licensee of a Dowlais......

Blackfriars Celebrates

6 majority ' Archbishop Godfrey, Apostolic Delegate, presided at a High Mass at Blackfriars in Oxford on Whit Sunday to mark the 21st anniversary of the consecration of the......

Family Affair

First an ordination, then golden wedding The parents of Fr. Thomas Corbishley, S.J., Master of Campion Hall, Oxford, will sec their grandson Dennis ordained in Lancaster......

London Landmark At The Oratory

The new gilded orb and cross now gleaming on the dome of the 13rompton Oratory makes a new London landmark. it was placed in position in time for the Feast of St. Philip Neri,......

Bishops' Engagements Canlinat Griffin: Today (friday)...

members, living and deceased. of Society of St. Augustine, 8 a.m. Sunday. Royal Albert Hall : Presides at rally of Catholic Women's League, 3 p.m. Wednesday. Cathedral : Sings......

Only 5 Priests Were Left In 5 Counties

Diocese tells its story of penal days THERE was only one priest left in Cambridgeshire . . only one in each of the counties of Bedford, Buckingham and Northampton . . only an......

112 Knights Honour Canon Ward

A hundred and twelve members of Council 129 of the Knights of St. Columba kept a ten-hour vigil over the body of Canon Ward. their first chaplain, in St. Saviour's Church,......

Servers' Festival Revived

For the first time since the festivals of pre - war days at St. Peter - inChains, Stroud Green, many servers from the surrounding parishes accepted the invitation of Fr. Bede......

400 Altar Servers At Buckfast

Bishop urges them to seek priesthood More than 400 members of St. Stephen's Guild of Altar Servers from many parts of the Plymouth diocese with many of their parents and......