Page 8, 30th December 1949

30th December 1949
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'truman's Greetings To The Pope

WASHINGTON. In a message dated December 17 and published in Washington on December 23, President Truman extended Christmas greetings to the Holy Father. " It is at this......

Bishop Enters Local Newspaper Discussion " We Claim No...

From Our Own Correspondent Mgr. McCormack, Bishop of Ifexham and Newcastle, has entered a newspaper correspondence in defence of Catholic schools. LISTEN TO THIS In answering a......

Removed From Budapest ?

The Italian news agency AR.!., usually well-informed in Catholic affairs, reported on Wednesday, December 8, that Cardinal Mindszenty had been removed from Budapest under heavy......

The Bronze Door Is Installed

VATICAN CITY. The priceless bronze door, which will close the entrance of the Holy Door of St. Peter's every night during Holy Year, was hung on special hinges on Monday last,......

Let This Be Year Of Great Return

Return To God's Plan "FINALLY, may this jubilee be the year of the great return of all mankind to the divine plan. Just as the modern world has tried to shake off the sweet yoke......

-ire 'from Page One

whose spirit—as weak, alas, as the flesh—makes them traitors to their rightful duties and forgetful of the real treasures and who live in a continual sequence of desertion and......

General Amnesty

TURNING then to the need for expiation, personal and collective, and the sorrows of orphans, widows, mothers, prisoners, exiles and unemployed, the Pope went on : " Who will......

In International Relations

expect from the Holy Year, finally, the return of international society to the plan mapped out by God." said His Holiness, making his fifth appeal. " According to this plan, all......

Return To Unity

"OH, that this Holy Year," the Pope said in his third appeal, " could welcome also the return to the one true Church, awaited over the centuries, of so many who though believing......

The Pope Opens The Holy Door

Continued from •pi picket were the huge Swiss Guard Colonel, Baron Heinrich PfyfferAltishofen and Count Giorgio Salamei, Colonel of the Noble Guard, just in front of the Pope's......

Mgr. Yupin Makes A Prophecy

Mgr. Paul Yupin, Archbishop of Nanking, has arrived in Managua, Nicaragua, in his tour of South America, made a prophecy about the Reds in China: " Chinese Communism will crash......

Nottingham Has Emergency Committee

From Our Own Correspondent Mgr. Edward Ellis. Bishop of Nottingham, has set up a " Diocesan Schools Emergency Committee " " to spur on and coordinate action throughout the......

Anglican, Nonconformists Fight For Catholic Boy

From Our Own Correspondent A Church of England clergyman, the Very Rev. H. C. L. Heywood, Provost, Southwell Minster, a Free Church local preacher, Alderman P. A. Izzeft, and a......

Christmas Masses In Moscow

Two Christmas Masses were celebrated in Moscow or) Christmas Eve, and three more on the morning of Christmas Day. A midnight Mass for the Western colony in Moscow was conducted......

Holy Year Under The Communists

VATICAN CITY. Although no pilgrims will be permitted to leave Czechoslovakia for the Holy Year celebrations. there is a movement of sniritual uplift in Czechoslovakia which......

Mgr. Gori Is Consecrated

Mgr. Albert Gori, 0.F.M., Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem, was consecrated Bishop in the Vatican City on Tuesday last, December 27. Cardinal Tisserant, Secretary of the Sacred......