Page 7, 30th December 1949

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St. Patrick Survived The Blast

Front Our Own Correspondent When a few weeks ago, Fr. C. G. Clifford, parish priest of St. Patrick's, Green Street, Hull, finally got the permit he had been seeking to proceed......

Dr. Orchard To Preach In North

The Rev. W. E. Orchard, distinguished convert and former leading Congregational minister at King's Weigh House in London's West End, now in his 73rd year, who has made a good......

Birmingham Catholics Up By 7,000

By a Stab' Reporter The Birmingham Archdiocesan Directory for 1950 is a record both of progress and of tasks to be done. The Catholic population is estimated to have risen by......

Playing Big Part In Public Life

By a Staff Reporter Striking evidence of Catholic participation in public life is given by the Lancaster Diocesan Directory for 1950, edited by the Rev. Brendan K. O'Neill.......

Local Council At Seaside Stonelaying

F WM a Spccial C'orrespottelent The chairman and members of the local urban district council, as well as a large number of nonCatholics, were present when Mgr. Ellis, the Bishop......

Hotel Was Mass Centre For 8 Years

From Our Own Correspondent Fr, T. Marsden and his flock of 346 hoped that the first Mass in their new church would be at Christmas. It is almost finished but unavoidable......

Over 6s. Per Parishioner For Schools' Upkeep

The 2,500 parishioners of St. George's, Worcester, have in the last five years had to spend a total of £1,100 on the upkeep of the parish schools, The requirements in the way of......

Parish's Rapid Growth Makes A New School

• Imperative By a Staff Reporter Lt.-Col. Lipton, M.P. for Brixton, and Mr. Ford, of the L.C.C., met Fr. Hanrahan, parish priest of St. Helen's, Stockwell, S.W.. and Dr. Crowley......

House Becomes A Chapel

At Holesworth, Suffolk, the first floor of No. 37. Thoroughfare, is to he converted into a chapel to meet the needs of the small Catholic community living there. No objection......

Welsh Missioners Get Second House Free

From a Special Correspondent BAR MOUTIII The priests of the Sacred Heart (of Betharram) have established another Welsh foundation — the second within twelve months — at Bontddu.......

Record Number Of Centenaries And

Jubilees In 1950 By a Special Correspondent The Holy Year, 1950, and Centenary of the Restoration of the Hierarchy, will also be a record year for centenaries and jubilees in......

Shanklin Replaces Church Nazis Destroyed

From a Special Correspondent On January 3, 1943, four low-flying German planes destroyed all hut the tower of the Church of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, during the afternoon......

Three Priests In Family Of Ten

From Our Own Correspondent The Rev. Peter O'Dowd, who was ordained priest in Rome last week, where hc is a student at the Venerable English College, is the fifth of ten......