Page 1, 7th August 1953

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'imperial' Act Begins A New Cathedral

By a Catholic Herald Staff Reporter A T the foot of a pillar beneath a ruined arch, in the shell of St. George's Cathedral, Southwark, Bishop Cowderoy on Wednesday morning dug......

China Expels Marx (s.j.)

Fr. Joseph Marx, SI. has been expelled from Haichow and recently arrived in Hong Kong. Ho was born in Wies. Austria; ordained in 1934 in Shanghai, Fr. Marx has the distinction......

Ementary My Dear Wat Son

A N exhibition of "evidence of crimes perpetrated by imperialism through the Catholic Chureh" and "mass accusation" meetings in factories. hospitals and schools are included in......

Holy Father Baptises

The Holy Father baptised his great niece recently at a private ceremony. The baby is the grand-daughter of the Holy Father's sister, Signora Rossignani. She was named Elizabeth,......

870 , 341 Knights

The national convention of the Knights of Columbus, to be held on August 18 in St. Paul, Minnesota, has been preceded by the announcement that the membership has reached the......

Before Karl Marx He Warned Of The Workers Plight

WORLD PETITION HONOUR A FAMILY MAN TO Hierarchies seek beatification of lay apostolate pioneer THE pioneer of an organised tackling, in the spirit of Christianity, of the......

The Last Man To Die In Korea

HE American sergeant was kneeling at Mass just behind the front line only four hours before the Korean cease-fire came into force. He had a few words with his chaplain, then......

Lutherans Also Celebrate

The Lutherans, too. joined by the Anglican Bishop of London. Dr. Wand, hale been celebrating the ROOM anniversary of the establishment of the Norwegian Hierarchy by Cardinal......

Piccioni Is Bishop's Brother

C IGNOFt AIT1L10 PICCIONI, 1 --/ the Right Wing Christian Demo crat who was asked by President Einaudi to try to form the new Italian Government. is one of the seven brothers of......

U.s. Too Is Short Of Vocatioris

ATHOLIC:S in the United States, too, are worrying about a lack of sufficient vocations— though priests there number more than 40,000 and seminarians more than 23,000. Eight......

Christians V. The Rest In Germany

From a Special Correspondent T HE West German elections on September 6 may be viewed from two standpoints, either as a vote for or against Dr. Adenaner's foreign policy, or as a......

Australia Now Has Bigger Families

Australian families arc getting bigger — but divorce is increasing, too. Families with three or more children were up by six per cent. last year to 348.000, latest - figures......

'lawsuit Against Indian Cardinal Is Now Withdrawn

Two parishioners of the old cathedral parish near Bombay have withdrawn their lawsuit to secure a declaration voiding the sale of their church by the Bombay .diocese. The......

Expelled Envoy Now Archbishop

Mgr. Silvio Oddi, former Charge d'Affaires of the Papal Nuneiature to Yugoslavia. who was expelled from Belgrade when Marshal Tito broke off diplomatic relations with the Holy......

A Red Hat For Elizabeth

"' IX YEAR OLD Elizabeth Fisher, one of the sick in the St. Andrews and Edinburgh pilgrimage, got herself a new hat in Lourdes—a red biretta. Cardinal Lerearo, Archbishop of......

40 Priests In

city ' s jails The number of priests clapped into gaol in the recent wave of arrests hi Shanghai is now estimated at 40. Another 40 priests. mainly Chinese, are under house......

Fr. Borynsri

C.J.D. still has no news of rnissing priest In a statement on Tuesday about the disappearance three weeks ago of,, 4 Fr, Henry Borynski. Bradford's Polish plies!, the chief of......

Vatican's 1,000

telephones The Vatican telephone eschange is being enlarged and improved while the Pope is away at Castel Gandolfo, By September the number of telephones will have increased......