Page 5, 30th December 1949

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Canadian Film Has Mass For Background

FROM ANTHONY J. WRIGHT A full-length film drama against a backdrop of the sacrifice of the Mass is being shot in Canada in February and will be seen first of all by the Pope......

Government Post For Catholic Journalist

Martial Massiani, the French Catholic newspaperman and Paris correspondent of American Catholic News Service, has been elected President of the General Council of the Seine, the......

Holy Year News

Q UEEN Elizabeth mother of King Leopold of the Belgians, left Brussels for Rome last week to attend the formal opening of Holy Year in St. Peter's. • • • T HE Egyptian......

Christian Unions Are Still Needed

By a Staff Reporter Christian trade union leaders who were in London for the setting up of the International Confederation of Free Trade Unions have returned to their countries......

Aitemplatives Are The Power Houses Of The Ply Outh Diocese

Special "C. H." Interview With Bishop Grimshaw By DOUGLAS HYDE For nearly 12 months now the Plymouth diocese has been in the news, for this has been the fourth centenary year of......

The Liturgy

THE liturgical life of the diocese next came in for his review. " The people in this part of the world." he told me, .! react very strongly and favourably to liturgy as our......

Character Of The Diocese

TURNING to the life of the diocese as a whole Mgr. Grimshaw said that because of its character they had had to develop along their own lines. " Cornwall," he said, ( " is......

To Rome On Foot Pushing A Pram

VATICAN CITY. Mrs. Pauline Irma Vanhame. a 56-year-old Belgian woman, living in Liege, has arrived at the Vatican City after a 71-day walking trip from Belgium, to take part in......

This Body Works For Release Of Prisoners

By a Staff Reporter With the aim of securing the release during the Holy Year of the greatest possible number of political prisoners, the International Catholic Committee......

Propaganda Through Newspaper Sellers

FERRARA. Many Italian newspaper ven dors have been disquieted by the recent Holy Office decree imposing excommunication on those who diffuse Communist doctrine and propaganda.......

New Film Is Successor To " Visitation "

The Catholic Film Institute has been invited to arrange for a London premiere to launch the distribution of a new feature length documentary fihn. Entitled Out of the Darkness,......

Catholic Chief Of St. John's To Retire

Colonel Sir James Sleeman, Kt., C.B., C.M.G., C.B.E., M.Y.O., M.A., will retire from his appointment of Chief Commissioner of the St. John Ambulance Brigade Overseas on St.......

Apostolic Delegate

VATICAN Cirv. 1 he Pope has appointed Mgr. Pietro Sigtsmondi, formerly Counsellor of the Neinciature in Belgrade, to be Apostolic Delegate for the Belgian Congo. Mgr. Sigismondi......