Page 14, 3rd September 1937

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Episcopal Engagements

The Bishop of Southwark has the following engagements next week: September 8, solemn opening of the new church at Blackfen; September 9, consecration of the cemetery at Croydon.......

Clerical Appointments Southwark

Appointments in the diocese of Southwark are the following: Canon Crea to Hove in succession to the Rev. A. O'Leary, who has resigned through ill-health; th:: Rev. S. Monnington......

Clothings And Professions

On Saturday last there was a clothing and profession in the chapel of Chigwell Convent, Woodford Bridge, when nine Postulants received the habit, fifteen Novices were admitted......

American Negro Conversions

The position of Catholic negroes in regard to entry into Catholic Colleges is the subject of a warm appeal by Fr. John T. Gillard, S.S.J., in the review America. He instances......

Pope's Anxiety For Mexico Persecution Continues

From Our Own Correspondent. VATICAN CITY. The Pope once again on Saturday gave proof of his anxiety for the fate of Mexico and its Catholic population. Among a large number of......

12,000 Pamphlets Sold In One Year

C.T.S. Work in Hong Kong The Hong Kong Catholic Truth Society sold about 12,000 pamphlets during its second year. Sales of English and American publications suffered from the......

Poppy Day Last Year's Record Collection

The Poppy Day Report for 1936 states that in that year British people gave the record sum of £544,301 in response to the Remembrance Day appeal for Haig's Fund. This magnificent......

Obituary

Cardinal Bisleti The long illness front which Cardinal Bisleti had been suffering ended in the death of His Eminence last Monday evening from bronchial pneumonia. All hope of......

Very Rev. P. E. Magennis, O.c.c.

Father Peter E. Magennis, D.Ph,, of the Order of calced Carmelites, died on Thursday last week in a nursing home in Dublin. Wherever there are houses of his Order Dr. Magennis......

Rev, G. C. Boustead

The Rev. Gerald Carruthers Boustead, of the Archdiocese of Westminster, died last Monday in the Hospital of SS. John and Elizabeth, N.W. For several years Fr. Boustead had been......

Hon. G. M. Prendergast

The Hon. George Michael Prendergast, formerly Premier of Victoria, died at Melbourne last Saturday at the age of eightythree. He will be remembered as a Labour sympathiser whose......

A Loss To The Missions

Mgr. Boucher's Life and Work Mgr. Andrew Boucher, a leader in the present mission-aid movement among French Catholics, has died in Paris. Waging a losing battle, for several......

Dr. G. E. Loveday

"A very distinct loss to Manchester" is the view of a prominent priest in that city, Canon J. J. Murray, in face of the death, in tragic circumstances, of Dr. G. E. Loveday.......

Seminary Looted

Chinese irregulars from the western hills on August 30 looted the Marist Brothers' seminary about 12 miles from Peking. According to a Times message they wounded the French......

Chinese Tragedy Bandits " Join In " The War Bombed...

Catholic communities are suffering seriously through the hostilities in China not only as a direct result of military operations, but also from banditry by Chinese "irregular"......

Brevities

The church now being erected at Chandler's Ford, Hants, As a chapel-of-eese to Holy Cross, Eastleigh, will be ready for opening, it is expected, in October; it is already more......

Gunnersbury Grammar School

In the July School Certificate Examination four candidates from the Gunnersbury Catholic Grammar School secured their Certificates and three secured exemption from......

Relief Of Spanish Distress

The Bishop's Committee for the Relief of Spanish Distress report the despatch of a large consignment of surgical instruments, which they recently appealed for in these columns......

C.e.g. 'training Classes

The senior training class of the Catholic Evidence Guild in the Westminster archdiocese will be resumed from Tuesday next, and the class for beginners will be held on Tuesday......