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Rescue Crusade Annual Report

It is costing 12s. 6d. a week each (6d. more than last year), to keep destitute Catholic children in the Crusade of Rescue, so announced Canon Craven at the 37th annual meeting......

The Church In Tunisia

From Tunisia, a French protectorate, 'comes the story of the efforts of Mgr. Gounot, Primate of Africa and Archbishop of Carthage, in face of a difficult situation. Tunisia......

Brazil Perpares For Fourth National Eucharistic Congress

Active preparations are being made for the Fourth National Eucharistic Congress to be held in San Paulo, Brazil, in September. A well-planned missionary exposition is awakening......

Alderman W. F. E. Smith Is J.p. For Newport Alderman

William F. E. Smith has beets appointed a Justice of the Peace for the County Borough of Newport. He is a former student of the Catholic Workers' College, Oxford, and a......

Uxbridge Youth Rally

By a Cif. Reporter. Catholic Youth gathered at a Bank Holiday Rally at Uxbridge took kindly to a suggestion made to whip up interest in a projected national Rally, to be held......

St. Stephens' Archcon Fraternity Handbook

The Archconfratemity of St. Stephen which gathered together three hundred altar servers in Westminster Cathedral two weeks ago, stressing the need for a fervent love of the......

Obituarg

REV. T. A. HARKER MUCH-TRAVELLED PRIEST Known throughout Laneasiter as travelled priest of wide interests, FA Thomas A. Harker, 0.13.E., parish priest of St. John's, Poulton,......

Rev. W. J. Alcock

LANCASTER PRIEST Fr. Wilfrid James Aleark, of The Willows Church, Kirkham, died on Saturday in St. Joseph's Hospital, Preston, aged 61. Born at Great Crosby, be was at St.......

Bro. Matthew Hennessey, 0.f.m.cap.

Rev. Bro. Matthew Hennessey, 0,F.M.Cap., who has died at the Franciscan Friary at Olton, Warwickshire, was a native of Courtnacuddy, County Wexford. He was 67 and had been 47......

" A Great Crusader"

Though not a Catholic, Alison Neilans, who died on July 17 at the age of 58, devoted the greater part of her fife to truly Christian work, and (says St. Joan's Alliance)......

Was Oldest Massserver In England

An association with the Dominicans—beginning in 1876 and lasting 66 years—ended on Monday last, July 27, when Mgr. Francis E. Hull, who was taken suddenly ill whilst visiting......

Announcements

BISHOPS' ENGAGEMENTS Southwark For Archbishop Amigo: Saturday, August 8: Canonical Visitation of Weimer Convent. Sunday, August 9: Visitation at Mongeham, 10.30; and at Aylesham......

Oxford Liturgy Meeting

(Continued from page 1) and so on a people dumb and often bored at Low Mass, and mostly so at Sung Mass; a people who have become spectators at Mass rather than participators,......

The Y.c.w. Front

" We decided to meet each week and talk things over. We hold meetings regularly now and we have got at least thirty workers interested. We aim to push forward two excellent......

New Chapel At Wiveliscombe Scattered Catholics In The...

area of Wivehscombe now have their own Mass centre at. Wiveliscornbe, where a chapel dedicated to St. Richard, Bishop of Chicleeter, has been opened for regular Sunday Mass,......

The C.y.m.s. May Get New Constitution

Annual Conference at Birmingham From Our Own Correspondent. BIRMINGHAM. Family allowances and a ban on the use of contraceptives were among major subjects discussed at the......

What They Told Me At Oxford

By a C.H. Reporter WEDNESDAY, OXFORD. The impression I carried with me from Wadham College, Ox ford, at the end of the first three days of this week's Liturgical School is......

Schools Reform

This Priest's Ideas Will Startle People! An unusual angle of approach to discussions on Schools Reform characterises this story—an interview with a Liverpool parish priest—who,......

Commander Meirs, V.c.

Commander Anthony C. Cartel Meirs, to whom King George has awarded the V.C., is younger son of Mrs. Cape! Meirs, of Gurteen-le-Poer, Kilsheelin, Co. Waterford. and is......

" Much Schooling— Little Education"

—BISHOP McNULTV " One of the tragedies of the age in which we live is that there is so much schooling and so little education. Millions are being spent, year in, year out, on......

Oratory School's New Home

The Oratory School, late of Cavessham Park, which was taken over for other purposes, has now been transferred to Woodcote House, South Oxon, seven miles from Reading. This marks......

Notes For Ransomers

The End of the Story I am afraid that my readers last week must have thought that 1 had taken kayo of my senses for a time. For the notes read that Fr. McElroy came back from......

Sea Apostolate National Council For England And Wales

The Hierarchy of England and Wales have recently established a new National Council of the Apostleship of the Sea which will operate only in England and Wales. The National......

Greenwich Ursulines' Golden Jubilee

The Ursulines of Greenwich will celebrate the Golden Jubilee of the foundation of their convent in August. A reunion of former pupils will be held on Saturday. August 22, from 3......