Page 7, 5th May 1950

5th May 1950
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'newman Meets In Cardinal's City

Birmingham, the city with which the name of Cardinal Newman is so closely linked, was the Meeting place for this year's annual meeting of the Newman Association of Great......

Two Packed Meetings In Jersey

People from all parts of the island streamed to St. Helier Town Hall, Jersey, on Saturday last for one of the biggest and most successful public meetings organised by Catholics......

Choirboy Is Now A Film Star

By GRACE CONWAY BRITAIN has a new child film star 12 year-old Jeremy Spenser, at one time a choirboy at Westminster Cathedral. He makes a sensational debut in a leading retie in......

Apostolic Delegate With Catenians

The Apostolic Delegate, Archbishop Godfrey, will be the principal guest at the annual dinner of the Catenian Association on Saturday next week at Worthing. and on the following......

C.e.g. Re-opens At Football Ground

The Birmingham Catholic Evidence Guild will tomorrow begin a new series of Saturday meetings from 7 till 9 p.m. at the Wolverhampton (Wolves) football ground. Nine new speakers......

Split Ownership Stops Shrine's Restoration

Because the ownership of St. Winefride's Well at Holywell is divided between Catholics and Nonconformists. the Fhntshire County Council states that it cannot offer any financial......

15 Decades A Day

By 'Rosary' pilgrims Fifteen decades of the Rosary were said every day by the 31 women-some 70 years old-who as " Our Lady's Pilgrims" have returned to London after one of the......

Rome Made 700 Strangers One Big Family

S EVEN hundred pilgrims who, led by Mgr. Masterson, Archbishop of Birmingham, had been to Rome in the first National English Pilgrimage, arrived back in England on Saturday......

Good Turns Should Begin At Home Bishop To Scouts

" Your first good turn should be at home to your father and mother," said the Bishop of Nottingham at a St. George's Day parade to "The Bishop's Own " troop of scouts on......

May Day Protest In Birmingham

The Catholics of Erdington, Birmingham, marked May Day with a public meeting of protest against the persecution in Czechoslovakia. Fr. Wilfred Hughes, C.SS.R., Superior of......

Absolute Priority For Housing

Catholic appeal to candidates THE Bradford Co-ordinating Committee of Catholic Societies, in a special statement issued by the C.P.E.A., has asked all the candidates in next......

Mayor Of Louth At Mass

"[he Mayor of Louth, Lines, Councillor A. W. Jaines, a non-Catholic, accompanied by Mr. Cyril Osborne, M.P„ also a non-Catholic, the 'town Clerk and members of the borough......

Night Journey To Mass

Travelling Missioner in a hurry The Northampton Travelling Missioner. El. A. Hulme. travelled through the night on Saturday to arrive at Giffords Hall, an old-world mottled......

Bishop To Unveil Memorial To College Dead

Bishop Myers, a former President of St. Edmund's College. Old Hall, Wart, will on Whit - Monday May 29, bless and unveil the war memorial plaque in the college chapel recording......

Heads Meet

Heads of convent schools in the Birmingham diocese will meet on May 13 at the Holy Child Convent, Birmingham. to hear Miss Eleanor Murphy, of St. Anne's Society, Oxford. explain......

2 More Hitch Hiking To Rome

Two Coventry young Catholics set out this week to hitchhike to Rome and back, in order to make the Holy Year pilgrimage. They estimate that the distance for the round trip will......

Catholic Candidates

Among the Catholics standing in the municipal elections are : Cardiff : Mr. Lewis Jones, a convert and a member of the Civil Service Guild, is contesting his ward as a......

'no Happier Life Than A Priest's '

"We cannot imagine any happier life than that of a good priest," writes the Bishop of Southwark in a pastoral letter - read in the churches on Sunday urging his people to pray......

Luton Cpea Protest

School turned down As a protest against the Minister of Education's failure to make provision for Catholic schools at Luton. a petition is to be launched by the Catholic......

Unwilling To Let Girls Become Nuns'

Convent shortage • It is depressing to find in good Catholic parents a great desire to have a son a priest and yet an unwillingness to allow a daughter to enter a convent." says......

Cardinal To Open The Chalioner

Cardinal Griffin has promieed to perform the official opening ceremony at the Challoner Club in London later in the year, when the development scheme is completed. His Eminence......

Holy Year Opening On Records

Four special Holy Year records, of exceptional interest to Catholics, have been published by His Master's Voice. They will bring the Holy Father's voice right into British......

Planned Economy ' For Catechists

To avoid boredom "Planned economy " in teaching children the Catechism was advised by Miss Gruggen, of the Metropolitan Catholic Teachers' Association, at a meeting of Our......

Catechists For Wales

A special meeting to help on the conversion of Wales is to be held on Sunday, at 3 p.m., in St. Mary's School Hall, Union Street, Carmarthen. under the chairmanship of the......

Diocesan Pool

Members of the Birmingham diocese are to organise a dim - cern football pool to provide a central fund for grants to parishes faced with school bills.......