Page 1, 4th January 1957

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African Is A Bishop At 30

Youngest in the world By LEO KNOWLES A T the age of only 30 and six years after his ordination, an African priest is to become the youngest Bishop in the world. The Holy Father......

Chou En-tai Calls On Uncommitted People To Oppose...

By DOUGLAS HYDE A CALL was made this week by Chou En-lai, Prime Minister of Communist China, to the teeming millions of Asia and Africa to unite against " Western Imperialism."......

Named A Bishop At 26

To be appointed a Bishop at the age of 30 is certainly exceptional but not unique. Some prelates in this century have indeed been nominated at an even earlier age. Living at the......

Of Independence

The Cross set Ghana on the way to freedom THE little known story of West African missionaries who strove to abolish slavery in the Gold Coast— which in March will become......

The `gen' On Youth

Y.C.W.'s world survey ABOUT 1,000 Y.C.W. members in 30 of Britain's largest towns are asking young people: " How do you spend your Sunday ?" and " What do you think is the ideal......

Mill Hill Bishop In

Honours A IR Chief Marshal Sir Francis Joseph Fogarty, K.B.E., D.F.C., receives the Grand Cross of the Order of the British Empire in the New Year Honours. Until last month Sir......

Greetings To The Pope

He hears ahout Rome's traffic problems IN his first audience of 1957, the Hole Father on New Year's Day discussed traffic and social relief problems with the Mayor of Rome,......

6s. Bible 100,000 Copies Sold : 150,000 More Coming T He

6s. Bible published by the Catholic Truth Society is in such demand that a second impression of 150,000 copies has now beenprinted. The orders received up to the end of 1956......

Cardinal Buys The Rings

Cardinal McGuigan, Archbishop of Toronto, has paid 5250 for 50 wedding rings for 25 Hungarian couples who said they wanted to marry but lacked the money to buy the rings.......

Writer Becomes A Priest At 76

I C.H.' Correspondent in the Netherlands M ANY leading Dutch writers will go to St. Paul's Benedictine Abbey at Oosterhout on January 13 to attend first High Mass sung by Dom......

Rosary At

No. 10 Vigil group take a statue of Our Lady F OR the third year in succession `. members . of the All-Night Vigil Group gatheredfor three hours to pray the Now Year in at the......

‘un-squeeze' Schools, Say Teachers

NEARLY 1,000 Catholic teachers meeting in the Manchester Town Hall today (Friday) will urge the Government to exempt school building loans from the credit squeeze. and also to......