Page 5, 2nd November 1951

2nd November 1951
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The Pope Challenges Czech Reds

'Keep Faith alive in family' he tells fathers and mothers I N an encyclical letter addressed directly to the faithful of Czechoslovakia last Sunday the Holy Father challenges......

Off To Bechuanaland

The first group of Irish Passionists to undertake mission work in Bechuanaland -seven times the size of Ireland — are leaving Dublin this week.......

Lithuanian Bishop

Mgr. Peter Francis Flucys. the Lithuanian titular Bishop of Ol nipus and Superior General of the Marian Congregation, died in Rome last week in his 80th year. A member of the......

Catholic Chang For U.n.

Premier John M. Chang will head the Republic of Korea's five-man delegation going as observers to the United Nations General Assembly in Paris, The assembly opens on November 6.......

Christmas Card Is A Missal

A NEW kind of Christmas Ll's card has been produced by the Papal Nuncio to Germany, who is also Bishop of the American diocese of Fargo. The "card" is the Christmas Missal. in......

Fighting Bishop

Limerick honours defender of 1651 • -• iMERICK yesterday began four days of celebrations commemorating Bishop Terence Albert O'Brien, who 300 years ago was hanged from a street......

Mgr. Feltin Answers His Left Critics

SCENES AT PETAIN REQUEIM MGR. FELTIN, Archbishop of Paris, broke his silence last week to answer the abuse hurled at him by the French Left-Wing press for his decision to go......

Cwl Protests At Anti-religious Broadcasts

Anti-religious broadcasts over the publicly-owned Canadian Broadcasting Company's networks have brought a growing tide of protests. the latest from the 75.000 members of the......

New Missionary H.q. In Rome

he celebrated Milan Foreign Missionary Society — the largest missionary Pontifical institute of secular priests — has transferred its headquarters to Rome and for the first time......

Eighth Child

When Mgr. Ellis, Bishop of Nottingham, made a visitation on Sunday at St. Peter's Priory Church, Hinckley, he baptised a baby, Bernadette Mary Goode. The Dominicans had reminded......

Waiters' Slips Help The Missionaries

MAN with a system for saving for the missions is Mr. Rene Black. 71-year-old manager of the restaurants in New York's Waldorf-Astoria Hotel. Says Mr. Black : " If I catch a......

Financial Tips For Bankers

BY THE POPE THE Holy Father offered some practical advice on capital investment and money-lending when he addressed 400 hankers from 46 countries at Castel (randolfo last week.......

Egypt Asks For Nun-nurses

The services of nursing nuns are so highly appreciated in Egyp't that the Government has asked for sisters for several hospitals, official and semi-official. The sisters are......

Spiritual Revival In Chilean Desert

W ITH the coming of Canadian Oblate missionaries and the opening of a church in the parish of Victoria, a spiritual revival is going on in the great desert of north b e u r r......

Red Square Dome On Seminary

A DOME and Russian cross identical with those on the Church of St. Basil bordering on MOSCOW'S Red Square surmount the chapel of the new seminary of SS. Cyril and Methodius —......

Diamond Jubilees In Japan

Two alarianist Brothers who have served in Japan for 60 years have celebrated their diamond jubilees together in the Marianists' home for old laybrothers at Gora. They are......

Chalcedon Stamps

To commemorate the 1500th anniversary of the Council of Chalcedon the Vatican will shortly issue a set of five postage stamps bearing pictures from old frescoes, the final......

Movie Makers Get Together

The possibility of setting up a Catholic Amateur 16 mm. film production group was discussed at a meeting of the Birmingham Archdiocesan Youth Association in conjunction with the......

Muslims Try 'catholic' Land Reforms

MUSLIM politicians in Pakistan, in their determined fight against Communism, are using methods in the agricultural areas similar to those recommended to Catholics by the Holy......

A City 'on The

EDGE OF DOOM Hong Kong's sad Mission. Sunday M ISSION Sunday this year was one of the saddest in the history of Hong Kong. Mission leaders of all societies and nations stationed......

For Congress

T HE liners " Independence " and " Const notion " will become floating hotels for 2.000 Americans during the International Eucharistic Congress at Barcelona next May. Cardinal......

Bolivian Bishops

The Holy Father has appointed Mgr. Daniele Rivero. Archbishop of Sucre. Bolivia. to be titular Archbishop of Elipoli. The new Archbishop is Mgr. Jose ("temente Maurer, formerk......

1,000,000th

D.P. now resettled THE Holy Father praised the humanitarian service of the International Refugee Organiz ation in a message read at the opening of the 8th general I.R.O. Council......

King Baudouin

King Baudouin of the Belgians last week received the Order of the Holy Sepulchre of Jerusalem. conferred upon him by the Grand Master. Cardinal Canali. The insignia was......