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Papal Nuncio At Brussels Conference

By a Staff Reporter A telegram was sent by the Pope expressing his "cordial good wishes " to the delegates meeting in Brussels for the last day of the European Movement Congress......

Red Attacks Continue In East Europe

By Our Political Correspondent The courtroom in Budapest, where Cardinal Mindszenty was recently sentenced to life imprisonment, was startled last Tuesday when five defendants......

Archbishop Groesz Leads Hungarian Bishops

BUDAPEST. Mgr. Groesz, Archbishop of Kalocsa, who celebrated the 20th anniversary of his consecration on February 24, is serving as chairman of the Hungarian Board of Bishops as......

Laymen Clean Up A City's Books

From a Special Correspondent A clean-up of the city's bookshops, which has already resulted in some successful prosecutions, is being conducted by a Birmingham Catholic Action......

Chile Has New Salesian Bishop

VATICAN CITY The Pope has appointed Fr. Boric, a member of the Salesian Order, to be Bishop of Punta Arenas, Chile, it is announced in Vatican City.......

Your Parish May Have To Pay £92 A Week For Its Schools

" A Preposterous State Of Affairs" BY A STAFF REPORTER "The burden is insupportable." This is how Canon William J. Wood, Vice-Chairman of the Westminster Diocesan Schools......

Deny Yourselves Cigarettes, Cinemas And Dances

The Bishops of England and Wales in their Lenten points they made in their Joint Pastoral of February 6 prayer and penance, the observance of F riday fast and a weekly Holy Hour......

`inwar We Would Side With Russia'

By DOUGLAS HYDE In the event of war between this country and Russia the British Communist Party would work against the cause of victory and on behalf of the enemy. This appears......

For Some Weeks The Excep

tional pressure of vital news in retard to the fate of Cardinal Mindszenty has prevented us from continuing to remind our readers of Cardinal Griffin's special blessing to those......

The Pope Talks To 2,000,000 U.s. Children

The Pope on Ash Wednesday broadcast to 2,000,000 children of Catholic schools in the United States a moving appeal to them to assist during Lent the less fortunate children of......

The Church Carries On

An altar boys' society, composed of Catholic youths between the ages of 8 and 15, is gaining in membership throughout Hungary. The boys wear pins picturing a chalice and the......