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German Leaders Threatened

NEW ATTACK IN SOVIET ZONE T HE Communist-dominated East German Christian Democratic Party has told Catholic and Protestant Church leaders that their warnings against the......

Banking 6.11 By

the Pope " IN the Holy Gospel the Divine Master dues not condemn riches honestly acquired," said the Holy Father to the directors and staff of the Bank of Italy in an audience......

Church In Ukraine Suppressed

The Vatican Radio reported last week that the Russians have arrested nearly all the 3,600 Ukrainian priests and either put them in concentration camps or deported them to......

'india Protects All Religions'

Defending the secular character of India in the Indian Parliament last week Pundit Nehru, Prime Minister of India, said that this did not mean that religion ceased to be an......

The Pope Says

State must not claim all trades " The entrusting of all trade activity to the totalitarian hands of public authorities is clearly in opposition to the Christian concept of......

No-money Pilgrims Get To Geneva In Four Days

TWO girls who set out from London on a hitch-hike pilgrimage to Rome with no money at all for food, fares and lodging - except the cost of the cross-Channel trip have arrived in......

Cured At Lourdes, Walks To Rome

Matthias Girst who arrived in Rome last week after a 32-day walk from Luxembourg, made the journey in thanksgiving for his cure from paralysis of the legs at Lourdes in 1946.......

1,000 Irish Pilgrims In Rome

By MARIAN CURD DURING a week which started with snow and hail and finished with a minor heatwave, more than 1,000 pilgrims left Ireland by sea and air to join the first National......

Gave Life For Mates

A Polish Displaced Person who gave his life to save six fellow miners has been posthumously awarded the Canadian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy's medal for braverythe......

German Cardinal Sees The Pope

Cardinal Faulhaher, Archbishop of Munich, who is on a Holy Year visit to Rome, has been received in private audiene h thc......

Home Rule Would Help Catholics

Says Scots Covenanter By ANDREW BOYLE A national Housing Project "carried out by Scotsmen for Scotsmen without Whitehall interference" is only one solid plank in the platform of......

U.s. Navy Head Going To Rome

Mr. Francis Matthews, American Secretary of the Navy, who has been spoken of as a prospective successor to Mr. Myron Taylor as President Truman's envoy to the Holy See, stated......

Missionary Congress

An international missionary congress sponsored by the Sacred Congregation of the Propagation of the Faith will be held in Rome on September 5-7.......

2 Osservatores ' In One Day

The Vatican newspaper Osservatore Romano was not published on Monday because of circulation difficulties caused by the May-Day holiday. But two editions were published on......

Communists' Day Was Communion Day

May Day was celebrated in Italy on Monday as a national holiday, in accordance with the custom established in the early post-war years when the Communists had greater influence......

Human Rights Charter Invoked In U.s. Court

From GERRY SHERRY: NEW YORK An American court last week invoked the Charter of the United Nations to invalidate a State Law, and by a unanimous decision the three judges held......

Return The Churches

Nationalist tells Presbyterians The time has now conic when Scotland's Presbyterians might with dignity and honour return to the Catholic Church the Cathedrals and Abbeys taken......

Papal Cross For Borneo Native

A native catechist, Thomas I Lanjuat, who has been teaching the Catechism to " the wild men of Borneo " for 25 years, has been decorated by the Holy Father with the gold cross......

Holy Communion In The Ruins

Only three children were to make their first Holy Communion the other day in a Cologne parish but Cardinal Frings went himself to administer the Blessed Sacrament to them. The......