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Daytime Midnight Mass : Pope Appeals for Christmas Truce In the course of the Motu Proprio, allowing the celebration of Midnight Mass before dark on Christmas Eve, thel Pope......

Chief Chaplains' Appeal For Xmas Presents For Forces

MGR. COGHLAN, Vicar General to the Army, and Mgr. Beauchamp, Vicar General to the R,A.F., have associated themselves with the Catholic Herald's invitation to all Catholics to......

Pope Stands By 5 Peace Points

That the Holy Father stands by the Five Peace Points made by him Last Christmas is made clear from a recent article in the Osservatore Romano broadcast by the Radio Vatican in......

New Cardinals Expected Two May Be Americans

A United Press message from Vatican City to New York early this month stated that the Pope is likely to announce before Christmafthe creation of nine new Cardinals, two of whom......

Paris Polish Priest Arrested

Mgr. Cegielka, Rector of the Polish Catholic Mission in Paris, has been arrested by the Gestapo. When the German troops occupied Paris Mgr. Cegielka remained at his post,......

Paris Schools Closed

It is announced on Vatican Radio that high schools in Paris, and the Catholic University have been closed by order of the German authorities in the occupied City.......

" Pray For Greece "

Cardinal Consoles Greek Catholics Cardinal Hinsley, Archbishop of Westminster, on behalf of the hierarchy of England and Wales, announces :—" All Catholics continue to pray for......

Two Well-known Belgians Killed In A Recent Raid

From P. J. O'GRADY , former Correspondent in Belgium It may now be revealed that Camille Camus and Senator Ldon Dens were both kilted recently on the same night when German......

New Order Can Only Come Through Re-ordering Of Human Life

—Christopher Dawson " No human power can stop the progress to the abyss," stated Christopher Dawson, lecturing to the Sword of the Spirit in London. " Both Christians and the......

U.s.a. Will Celebrate

The Social Encyclicals' Anniversary From Our Own Correspondent NEW YORK. Plans for the celebration of the anniversaries of Return Novarion and Quadragesimo Anna on May 15, 1941,......

Sword Of Spirit Broadcasts

Miss Barbara Ward is giving three Broadcasts on the Sword of the Spirit Movement, in the Home Service programme of the B.B.C., her subject was: Last Wednesday, " The Defence of......

Air Raid Damage

ALL SOUTHAMPTON CHURCHES SAFE By a C.H. Reporter According to the latest information we have received, Southampton's four Catholic churches all escaped damage in the recent......

Dom °do's Emphatic Denials He Does Not Engage In Politics

That his visit to the United States has any interest or activity other than " the welfare of refugees of all creeds, races and nationalities," is emphatically denied by Dom Odo,......