Page 14, 31st December 1937

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Progress In Berks Reading Churches Already Too Small

Writing in the Reading Catholic Magazine, Canon Kernan, rector of the English Martyrs parish, has a gratifying tale to tell of the Church's progress in that part of the country.......

Episcopal Engagements

The Bishop of Southwark has the following engagements next week : Sunday, January 2.—Preaches at St. Patrick's, Cornwall Road, SE., 11; preaches in the Cathedral, 6.30.......

Year Books : Some Early Arrivals

The little twopenny Catholic Almanack which one looks for annually from Burns, Oates and Washbourne is as full of good matter as ever. Its calendar alone, with a wealth of......

Trade Mission To Franco Questions By Attlee, Etc.

Sir Robert Hodgson, who has gone to /Nationalist Spain to protect British interests there, stated at Salamanca, according to a Press . report : " If we meet with a friendly......

The Breakespeare Club

The annual general meeting of the Breakespeare Club was held on the 16th inst., under the chairmanship of Colonel P. Meldon, D.S.O., in the unavoidable absence of the President,......

Prayers For The Dead

A half-crown book lately issued by the Catholic Truth Society of Ireland is a very full demonstration of its title, The Church Prays fcr her Dead. The compiler, the Very Rev. E.......

Prohibition In Madras

THREAT TO CATHOLIC WORSHIP Altar Wine by " Permit" From Our Own Correspondent TRAVANCORE. Those Catholics who had seen that Congress Govenunents would be established in the......

Prize-day Celebrations

Salesian's Golden Jubilee Year BATTERSEA SALESIAN COLLEGE Term at the Salesian College at Battersea concluded on the 21st inst., when the Bishop of Southwark presided and......

The Christmas Feast At Crispin Street

The Mayor and Mayoress of Stepney visited the Providence (Row) Night Refuge in Crispin Street on Christmas Day when more than two hundred persons were entertained to a Christmas......

Obituary

Canon Robert Etherington Canon Robert Etherington, parish priest of SL Joseph's, Blundellsands, died on Monday last, after an illness lasting several months, aged 77. He had......

Mgr. Provost O'reilly

The Provost of the Lancaster Cathedral Chapter, Mgr. John J. O'Reilly, died on December 23, in his eightieth year. A few days previously he suffered a heart attack, and......

Mgr. Provost Sheehy

Sudden death came, on the 19th inst., to Mgr. Provost John J. Sheehy, Rector of St. Joseph's, Kilmarnock. Two years or so ago Canon Sheehy was long and seriously ill, but he had......

The Rev. T. W. Evans, S.j., D.s.o.

As was briefly intimated last week, Fr. Theodore Walbrand Evans, S.J., died at Manresa House, Roehampton, on December 21. Born at Ross, Herefordshire, in 1868, of Protestant......

Surgeon-general T. Maunsell

The founder of the Guild of SS. Luke, Cosmas and Damian (the Guild of Catholic Doctors), Surgeon-General Thomas Maunsell, died on Wednesday at Hillingdon Court, Uxbridge, in his......

Sir Daniel Mcnabb

At the church of St. Thomas of Canterbury, Deal, last Tuesday, a requiem Mass was celebrated for the soul of Surgeon Rear-Admiral Sir Daniel McNabb, K.B.E., C.B., R.N., who died......

Mr. . Hamish Miles

Much good work for literature is in the record of service left by Mr. James Edward Miles, generally known as Hamish Miles, who died at Edinburgh last Monday at the early age of......

Discovered At York Minster

Two important 13th century documents relating to the foundation of the College of Vicars Choral at York Minster have just been discovered in the library of She Dean and Chapter.......

Canon Robert Taylerson Critically Ill

Canon Robert Taylerson, for 45 years rector of St. Mary's, Stockton-on-Tees, is lying critically ill at a nursing home. He has received the Last Sacrament.......