Page 14, 6th May 1938

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Episcopal Engagements

Westminster Monday, May 9: Hyde Park Hotel, attends Edmundian dinner. Saturday, May 14: Rickmansworth, blesses new school, 5 p.m. Sunday, May 15: Cathedral, presides at Rally of......

Grand Cross Of St. Sylvester Conferred On Englishman

Captain Walter Legge has had the Grand Cross of the Order of St. Sylvester conferred upon him by the Holy Father. It is believed that he is the only Englishman to hold it. saw......

New Superior General Of Alexian Brothers

At the General Chapter of the Alexian Brothers held last month in Belgium, Brother Gilbert Holmes was elected Superior-General, and will now reside in Belgium. Brother Gilbert,......

Presentation To Canon Christall

Two hundred guineas and a set of canonical robes were presented to Canon R. Christall, of St. Joseph's, Epsom, at a social gathering held last week at the Convent, Abele Grove,......

Northampton Clerical Appointments

Mgr. Canon Tonks has been appointed Administrator of Northampton Cathedral in succession to Mgr. Canon Ashmole, recently dead. The Rev. T. Fitzgerald, of High Wycombe, takes......

Cyclin', Walkin' And Matin'

In the Plymouth Diocesan Record 4 a proposal to form rambling and cycling clubs for young Catholics. It is thought that in this way young people will be kept in more frequent......

Correction

In a report last week of a lecture by Mr. S. Mackey to the Birmingham North District Council of the C.Y.M.S. it was acci dently referred to as the C.E.G. We apologise for the......

C.y.m.s. Of Worcestershire Foregather

A conference of the scattered branches of the C.Y.M.S. in the Worcestershire district was held at St. Joseph's, Malvern, on Sunday, May I. .About 80 Brothers attended, coming......

Camp Officers Wanted For S.v.p.'s Boys' Holiday At Quarr

Westminster S.V.P. will be again running their St. John Bosco holiday camp at Quarr Abbey Farm, near Ryde, Isle of Wight, for about 350 boys per week. It will commence on......

Southwark Schoolchildren Help Their Poor Cousins

Hundreds of schoolchildren attended the service in St. George's Cathedral on Sunday last, when the Archbishop-Bishop received the alms collected by the children during Lent. His......

At Mill Hill

New Vicar Apostolic of the Upper Nile Consecrated The recently appointed Vicar Apostolic of the Upper Nile, Uganda, British East Africa, Mgr. John Reesinck, received episcopal......

Croydon Convent To Close

Education Committee Will Not Recognise It Because Croydon Education Committee will not recognise it the Ursuline Convent, Thornton Heath, is to be closed at the end of July.......

First Mass Since The Reformation Bishop At Streatham Jubilee

Streatham celebrated on Wednesday the fiftieth anniversary of the first Mass said there since the Reformation. For 336 years after the Reformation no Mass had been said at......

Oratory Schoolmaster's Play

A new play, They Also Serve, is to be produced on Saturday at the Oratory School, Caversham, before its opening in London at the Portfolio Theatre, on May 11. The author, Mr.......

The Annual Dinner Of The Catholic Society Of The London

School of Economics and Political Science will be held in the Barley Sugar Room at the school on Thursday, May 12. The Chairman, Mr. P. L. Daniel, will preside. The guests will......

Prinknash Abbot Blessed

Story Of Convert Monks The Blessing of Dom Wilfrid Upson, O.S.B., as first Abbot of Prinknash, recalls to mind the romantic story of how the community came to their present......

" Remember Damien "

The St. Francis Leper Guild of Birmingham are holding a public meeting on Monday, May 9, in the English Theatre University, Edmund Street, Birmingham. at 7.30 p.m. The......

Dom Bede Cox, 0.5.b.

Solemn Requiem Mass was celebrated on Monday morning last in the church of St. Mary, Highfield Street, Liverpool, for the late Very Rev. Abbot George Bede Cox, rector of the......

Fr. Philip Stapleton, S.j.

From Salisbury, South Rhodesia, conies the sad news that Fr. Philip Stapleton, S.J., acting Superior of the Mission, died on April 23. Fr. Stapleton was born at Souldern in......

Fr. Augustine Forty, O.d.c.

Long service as a chaplain to the Forces, first of all in the Army and later in the Navy, filled much of the active career of Fr. Augustine Forty, O.D.C., who died in London on......

Fr. Stanislaus Jackson, C.ss.r.

A widely-known member of the English Redemptorist Province, I r. Stanistaus Jackson was laid to rest last week after a Solemn Requiem Mass at St. Benet's, Monkwearmouth,......

Mr. E. Mcdonaugh

Practically every side of Evesham's public life was represented, at St. Mary's, at a Requiem Mass celebrated last Friday for Mr. Edward McDonaugh, superintendent of the town's......

Hon. Mrs. Townsend

The Hon. Mrs. Townsend died in London on Monday last. The deceased lady was Letitia Anne Margaret (nee Barnewall), youngest daughter of the 18th Baron Trimlestown. Her marriage......

Lady Rankeillour

AN APPRECIATION FROM THE PRESIDENT OF THE C.W.L. As President of the Catholic Women's League, I should like to give expression to our great grief at the untimely death of the......

London C.y.m.s. Will Support Rally

The secretary of the London District Council of the C.Y.M.S. has appealed to all Brothers of the C.Y.M.S., whether in actual branches or in parishes where no branch has been set......