Page 7, 6th December 1940

6th December 1940
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Launching Of The Guild Of The Sword Of The Spirit

On the first Sunday in January the Guild of the Sword of the Spirit, under the patronage of Cardinal Hinsley and BiShop Dey, D.S.O., Ordinary to His Majesty's Forces, is being......

Cardinal Will Send No Cards This Year

Owing to the paper shortage and the strain on the postal officials, Cardinal HintIcy has decided, not to send any individual greetings this Christmas. He hopes that all will......

A Little Known English Saint

ST. ELPHEGE'S CHURCH AT BATH The church of St. Elphege, Bath, designed by Sir Giles Gilbert Scott, R.A., and opened in 1929, is described in a booklet issued by the parish......

Askern's New Church Opening On Dec. 10 By Bishop Of Leeds

Some fifty years ago Askern was a Spa. Invalids from all parts of Yorkshire went there to seek restoration of health through the pure air and healing waters. Others more......

Panbury C.y.m.s.

At the annual meeting, held last week, the following officers of the Banbury (St. John's) C.Y.M.S. were elected for the seventh successive year: Councillor R. B. Miller,......

Far-away Lands Ceases Publication Owing To The...

sufficient news from the Missions under present conditions, Far-Away Lands, the quarterly organ of the Franciscan Missionaries of Mary, has ceased publication with Its October......

Jubilee Of Mgr. Canon Tonks

A presentation to mark his sacerdotal jubilee was made to Mgr. Canon Tonks, Administrator of Northampton Cathedral, by parishioners and friends at Kettering, when the Canon......

Anglican Hospitality

Canon Davis, Anglican Rector of Abington, has placed his church hall at the disposal of the clergy of Northampton Cathedral for Sunday Mass for the benefit of Catholic refugees......

Banbury Flag Day Result

A flag day held recently at Banbury in aid of the C.W.L. Huts for members of the Forces, realised £59 13s.......

" Baby's Old Age Pension Form "

Sixty-five years ago a small boy of ten answered a knock at the front door, to a girl who had called to ask him to " come and see the new baby at our house." New babies were not......

Appointed By Gen. De Gaulle

Mrs. Gilliat, a parishioner of Holy Rosary Church, Leeds, has been appointed by Gen. de Gaulle, the North-East Yorkshire representative of the organisation which has the care in......

Archbishop Amigo Among Stricken Flock

From Tuesday to Friday of last week, Archbishop Amigo, of Southwark, made a tour of the stricken areas in the coastal district in a section of his diocese, visiting churches,......

Fr. Francis Ellis, Seriously Ill

The Rev. Francis Ellis, chaplain to the Christian Brothers at Beulah Hill, is seriously ill at the hospital of SS. John and Elizabeth, London.......

Kensington Has Mass In Furniture Showrooms

Canon Walton, parish priest of the Church of Our Lady of Victories, Kensington,• London, which as our readers know was destroyed in a German air-attack over this country, has at......

Buildings Of The Future

Fortress or Glass ? From a Special Correspondent Should buildings of the future be based on the fortress of old or the glass-house of the modernist ? The question was propounded......

Milk Troubles Manchester Teacher's Remedy

From Our Own Correspondent MANCHESTER. Impatient at the slow-moving methods of Government departments and alarmed because of the potential danger to the health of poorer......

Franciscans Increase In China

The splendid development of the Franciscan Order in China is forcefully brought out in the latest official list of members drawn up by the Very Rev. Alphonse Schnusenhere,......

" Homes For Homeless" Thank " Catholic Mother"

The " Homes lor the Homeless " Committee, having extended its activities, now operates independently of the " Sword of the , Spirit " organisation. The Committee seizes this......