Page 6, 4th January 1952

4th January 1952
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The Pope Speaks To Prisoners

Affection for young offenders— warning to the really guilty' "A VERY affectionate and fatherly word" was addressed by the Holy Father to young delinquents in jail in his......

Farnborough Prior

Dom Basil Robinson, 0.S.B., a son of the famous cartoonist Heath Robinson. has been appointed Prior of St. Michael's Abbey, Farnhorongh, in succession to Dom Bede Griffiths.......

New Rector For The Gregoriana

1 he Holy Father has appointed Fr. Pedro Abelian. a 46-year-old Spanish Jesuit. to he Rector of the Pontifical Gregorian University in Rome. He succeeds Fr. Paolo Dezza, who has......

Grand Cross For Dr. Carl Adam

The Federal President of the West German Republic, Dr. Reuss. has conferred the Grand Cross of the Order of Distinguished Service. Germany's highest decoration, upon the Rev.......

Russian

pilot to be priest A FORMER Russian Air Force " fighter pilot is now studying for the priesthood at the Pontifical Russian College in Rome, says the Rome newspaper // Tempo. 11......

Rome Gives Holy Year Decorations

TWO decorations to he awarded to those who gave distinguished service ensuring the success of the Holy Year have been approved by the Holy Father. A Cross of Merit in three......

Italy Comes To The West End

After the merest trickle of Italian films in the past twelve months, all of a sudden we get three running simultaneously in the West End. First and hest of them is : NEVER TAKE......

U.n. Asks About British Priests

U.N. Command representatives on the prisoner exchange subcommittee of the Korean truce talks at Panniunjon asked the Communists last weekend for information about British......

With The Help Of Agnostics

Atheist will direct U.N. history book DR. Ralph E. Turner, who is regarded in the United States as an atheist, has been chosen to be chairman of the editorial committee of the......

Ten Churches Destroyed By Typhoons

REPORTS trickling in from various REPORTS of the Central Philippines say that in the Leyte province 10 churches. eight schools, and six convents have been totally destroyed or......

Irish Priest

consecrat • ed Archbishop O N the 20th anniversary of his ordination, Mgr. John Dooley, an Irish member of the Society of St. Columbanus, was consecrated in Hanoi Cathedral as......

Mannie Hart Was A Good Bet

A Jewish bookmaker. Mr. Emmanuel c` Mannie ") Hart, who has died in Cardiff at the age of 76, helped to raise f30,000 for Nazareth House there. He was a member of the committee.......

By The Time They Have Been Hurtled Through The Terrifying

rapids. pursued by crocodiles, marooned in the mud. and bitten almost to death by leeches and mosquitos, the relationship between the ill-assorted pair changes, and although the......

Holy Father Receives Diplomats

M. Cassimir Papee, Ambassador of the Polish Government in exile, was the first of the diplomatic envoys accredited to the Holy See to he received by the Holy Father for the......

Perpetual Novena At Westminster

Cardinal Griffin will give Pontifical Benediction in Westminster Cathedral on Monday at R p.m., at the inauguration of the Perpetual Novena in honour of Our Lady of the......

Ten Czech Nuns Go To Holland Ten Czechoslovakian...

of the Divine Heart of Jesus, of Sittard, Holland, have been allowed to go to the Netherlands. They belong to the Carmelite convent of Krupka, which has been seized by the......