Page 8, 3rd March 1950

3rd March 1950
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Minister Cuts Cost Of Schools

The Minister of Education, Mr. George Tomlinson, has decided that secondary modern schools started in 1951 must not cost more than about £240 a place against £270 this year and......

73 Lourdes Cures Claimed

Seventy-three Lourdes " cures" claimed during the past year are to be subjected to further scrutiny by the Medical Bureau. Nearly 1,200 doctors including many specialists,......

Carmelite Nuns Came Out To Vote

A dozen Carmelite nuns, led by their Prioress, were allowed out of the convent at Fulwood to vote in the Preston North division. They Went to the poll by car. Bishop Flynn......

Papal Decree On

REUNION Holy Office instruction to the Bishops on methods (Continued from page 1) Canon Law " on previous censorship and prohibition of books" (canons 1384 et seq.). The same......

Irish %errs Leiter

ABUSE OF TRADE UNION RIGHTS By the LARL OF WICKLOW THERE is no doubt that the trade unions have -'achieved a great work during the last WO years in improving the status of......

Pray For The New Government

Mgr. Beck, Coadjutor Bishop of Brentwood and chairman of the Hierarchy's Action Cornmittee for the schools, asks for prayers for the new Government in a pastoral' letter read in......

Priest Hero Remembered

A Solemn Requiem Mass was celebrated on February 25 in the parish church of Vitry, a workers' suburb of Paris, for Fr. Roger Derry. who was beheaded by the Nazis on October 15,......

60 Days' Leave

to go to Rome A decision by the President of Brazil to grant 60 days' leave of absence, without 'counting Sundays, to all government employees and officials who desire to go to......

The Buddhist Took A Change Of Course

Ket Pai-ehing a Buddhist monk from the Ching Wen monastery of Shansi province, has been baptised at St. Joseph's Church in occupied Shanghai. He was following a two-year course......

Thief Calls Twice

But stole the wrong candlestick The parishioners of St. Wilfrid's Church, York, are waiting to see if a certain thief will have the nerve to try to rob the church of a third......

Fasting Is Easier

Ruling by Dutch Hierarchy From Out Netherlands Correspondent Now that Holland is " off the ration," the joint Lenten pastoral letter of the Netherlands Hierarchy is completely......