Page 7, 4th January 1957

4th January 1957
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Mgr. Alfred Blount

Charm, cheerfulness and holiness BRIGADIER C. E. R. Ince, CR., C.B.E., has sent the following tribute to Mgr. Alfred Blount, former Vicar General for the Army, whose death on......

Money

Why some Christians still choose poverty A series of special programmes arranged by the B.B.C. to include dramatic illustration and discussion with an expert on the Christian......

Opened At Midnight

Two new churches TWO new churches, one dedi cated to Si. Joseph, the other to St. George, Protector of England, were blessed and opened on Christmas Eve and had their first......

Provincials Celebrate

Jubilee in Nursing Home THIRTY-FOUR years of Ser vite provincialship and a link with Blessed Anthony Pucci, 0.S.M., were represented by three priests at an improvised altar in a......

Calls On 600 Villages

MORE than 600 villages scattered through ' seven counties were visited during 1956 by the vans of the Northampton Travelling Mission. At least 10 centres have been visited for......

• Northampton Catholic Directory, 1957 Hatton And Walsh,...

PORTSMOUTH RECORDED T HE Portsmouth diocesan year book just published at 6d. ie, as always. far more than just a directory and calendar. It is a diocesan record, history book......

St. Osmund, Chancellor And Patron

THE fifth centenary of the canonisation of St. Osmond, Bishop of Salisbury, who died in 1099, has been celebrated this week at st. Osmund's Church, Naliisbury, On Thursday......

Choose Your Own Sermon

When a new B.B.C. series " A Christian Looks at the News " begins on Sunday, January 13, the first speaker will. at the end of the programme, invite listeners to suggest a topic......

= Vatican City

: passport a Umberto Andrels, aged 19, holds passport No. 1 issued to him in Vatican City. Vatican diplomatic passports have been issued in hundreds for travelling clergy. but......

Birmingham Emillion

TIIE Birmingham Catholic Direc tory for 1957 among its wealth of information gives a detailed programme of the large amount of school-building to be started or continued in......

Obituary

Fr. Anselm Keane, O.F.M. F Anselm Keane, 0.F.M., who R. A was ordained 59 years ago, died on December 22 after a long illness. He was 81. He entered the Order in Killarney.......

Refugee Baby Is Baptised

Britain's first Hungarian refugee baby was baptised at Storrington Priory, where the shrine of Our Lady of England is housed, on Christmas Eve. She was given the names Paula......

Catholic Paper To Close

Tire Ensign, a Canadian weekly Catholic newspaper, is to cease publication. The inability to arrange for a transfer of its operations from Montreal to Toronto, is reported to be......