Page 1, 6th June 1947

6th June 1947
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Stalin Has Struck Again

Stalin has struck again. This time at Hungary, and the tragedy of yet another ancient Christian power in Eastern Europe is drawing to a close. The Hungarian Government,......

Sir D'arcy Says Goodbye To The Pope

Sir Francis D'Arcy Osborne, the British Minister to the Vatican and Mr. Philip Leigh-Smith, his secre tary. who are -71 leaving the British Ministry at the Vatican when Mr.......

Cardinal Spellman To Spend 25 Million On Building

Cardinal Spellman. Archbishop of New York, has pledged the Archdiocese of New York to begin immediately 25.000,000 dollars (£6,250,000) of building construction as proof of his......

I Details Of The Cardinal's 14 Busy Days In Poland

Cardinal Griffin, Archbishop of Westminster, left London on Tuesday last by air for Prague, en route for Poland. From Prague he was due to travel by rail to Warsaw. It is now......

Franco-british Union Possible—says Mauriac

By ANDREW BOYLE Several days of travel and fatiguing public functions had reduced his voice to a thin, husky whisper ; but the patience and charm of M. Francois Mauriac, French......

The " Gil" Adoption

SCHEME IMPORTANT NOTICE Parishes, schools, convents, institutions and groups sending parcels of food, clothing, books, etc. to their opposite numbers in Germany will be greatly......

The Pope Makes

STIRRING CALL FOR COURAGE AND ACTION His Address to Cardinals Broadcast to the Whole World in Six Languages On Monday last the Pope made a stirring call to all Catholics and......

Political Trials And Deportations

Of the deportations and political trials, the Pope said : " But why now, after the war, in time of peace, are such deeds perpetrated as have nothing to do with the punishment of......

Millions Have Lost Liberty

Of the liberty which was to have been the fruit of victory, the Pope said : " Likewise, much has been said of liberty, which was to have been another fruit of the victory—......

Sylw

(NOTICE !) On page 5 of this issue we print accounts of the opening of the new church at Newtown, Catholic participation in the International Eisteddfod at Llangollen, and a......

Prosperity For All Or None

" Much has been said of universal prosperity," said the Pope. " This, too, should have blossomed out as a fruit of victory. But where is it ? No doubt there are countries where......

Not Too Late To Save Democracy

In reference to democracy, the Pope said " In our Christmas message of 1944, addressing a world full of enthusiasm for democracy and eager to be its champion and backer, we......

French Bishops Call For Help With Harvest

Several French Bishops have issued appeals to the faithful urging them to help in the gathering of the harvest, Cardinal Saliege, Archbishop of Toulouse, writes : "There is no......