Page 5, 6th November 1959

6th November 1959
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Britain Could Have Bought All Tickets

By OTTO HERSCHAN A LL the tickets for all the perforntances of next year's Oberammergau Passion Play could have been sold to agents in the British Isles. This amazing fact was......

Workers' Blessing To Open Congress

T HE opening ceremony in next year's International Eucharistic Congress at Munich, will be a special blessing for the more than 20,000 people who will be active in the......

Cardinal's Secretary Escapes

Kidnap attempt in Warsaw T HE news has just leaked out in Warsaw of an attempt made recently to kidnap Cardinal Wyszynski's secretary, Fr. Hieronim Gozdziewicz. Fr. Gozdziewicz......

A Swedish Chapel

Dedicated by English Passionist A CATHOLIC chapel built en' tirely by private initiative, and as such believed to be the only one of its kind in the country has been dedicated......

Bombay Seminary

A modern seminary to hold 200 students is to be built in Bombay, India. It will be completed in two years and it will help to relieve the shortage of native priests in the......

Von Papen Is Reinstated

Herr Franz von Papen, the former German Chancellor who served under Hitler as Vice-Chancellor and as German Ambassador to Austria and Turkey. has been reconfirmed in the papal......

Culture Brings Its Financial Rewards

By MAXWELL SWEENEY O PERA, with Italian and English principals, English conductors, an English and a Dutch producer, with the co-operation of designers of the rank of Sir Osbert......

Sir Roy Passes The Buck

IN his 1,01)0-word letter in reply to the recent statement of the joint conference of the Catholic bishops of Southern Rhodesia. Northern Rhodesia. and Nyasaland. reported in......

Tay The Africans A Decent Wage'

THE underpayment of African and Coloured workers, the migratory labour system whereby families are separated for long periods, and job reservation on grounds of colour, were all......

Changes At Education Council

THE Catholic Education Council a announces that owing to continued ill-health, Mgr. George Winham has, after many years of most valuable and devoted service, been compelled to......

Toynbee — No Comment Yet

Vatican officials on Monday declined to make any immediate comment on Professor Arnold Toynbee's call for world-wide birth-control as the solution to over-population problems......

First Since 1943

For the first time in 16 years. 83year-old Bishop Srebrnic of Krk, Yugoslavia, has been given permission by the Communist authorities to make his ad lintioa visit to Rome. where......

Suitability For Family Viewing

By JOAN NEWTON A RECENT letter from a reader —which I was not surprised to get—contained the suggestion that I might be able to give some kind of classification of TV plays with......