Page 1, 7th July 1950

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Afternoon Mass At Wembley

Six Cardinals in the stadium procession PONTIFICAL High Mass will be celebrated in the afternoon in the arena of Wembley Stadium on Sunday, October 1, the final day of the......

The Simple Way To Train A Saint

By saint's mother WITH -the strain of her daughter Maria's canonisation ceremonies over, "Mamma" Assunta Goretti had some motherly—and even playful— advice to give when Er.......

500,000 In

St. Peter's on one day MORE than 500,000 people visited St. Peter's for the Feast of SS. Peter and Paul. They went in groups of 40,000 at a time, waitin g patiently in the hot......

'pray For Peace' Says The Pope

The Pope made a doubleappeal for renewed prayers to prevent war last Saturday when he addressed the Palatine Guard and later held an audience for 30,000 pilgrims in St, Peter's.......

Deadly As The Atom Bomb

`In a striking and strongly worded editorial on "Peace," France's Catholic daily newspaper, La Croix, has condemned the Communist peace campai g n and ur g ed French Catholics......

100,000 Pilgrims From France

The French Ambassador to the Holy See states that more than 80,000 Fre n ch pil g rims — most of them people of modest means—have already visited Rome for the Holy Year and that......

De Gasperi Warns Of Anti-clerical Bloc

rilHE Italian Prime Minister, Signor De Gasperi, said in a speech in Trent last week that the fight which has been going on to crush the Christian Democrat Party is tending to......

Canadians Seek Beatification

A Canadian priest left Montreal last week-end for Rome to present a re q uest for the beatification of Brother Andre. g uardian of the celebrated shrine of St. Anne de Beaupre,......

Ambassador To Ireland

Mr. William F. A. Tur g eon, Canadian Hi g h Commissioner in Dublin, has been appointed Ambassador to the Republic of Ireland. He is the first ambassador to Ireland appointed by......

New Shrine

The body of St. Maria Goretti is to be permanently enshrined in a new chapel to be built as an annexe to the Sanctuary of Our Lady of Graces, Nett uno.......

Cardinal All Right Again

' I have a clear decision from the doctor that I am q uite all ri g ht a g ain," Cardinal Griffin said on Saturday at a Sword of the Spirit meetin g . Smilin g , the Cardinal......

Education Campaign: New Move

Bishop and M.Pes to discuss schools A RRANGEMENTS are being made for Bishop Beck. chairman of the Catholic Education Council, to meet Catholic Members of Parliament soon to......

Missionaries In Korea Cut Off?

0 word has been received at the Vatican from the missions in southern Korea and grave concern is expressed about their welfare. The area of Choonchun, head q uarters of 17......

Bishops Support Peace' Appeal

THE Warsaw Communist Press claims that the Polish Hierarchy has given its support to the "Stockholm Appeal." This appeal, and the " peace" catnpai g n which is conducted around......

Hungarian Talks Begin ?

HUNGARIAN Communist Government sources last week reported that negotiations had begun in Budapest between representatives of the Government and the Church, for an a g reement to......

Major Ban On Usurpers

Vatican decree excommunicates Reds' clerical collaborators trary to the provisions A DECREE issued last week by the Sacred Congregation of the Council—which watches over the......

New Assessor For Consistory

M g r. Giuseppe Ferretto has been appointed Assessor of the Sacred Consistorial Con g re g ation, which deals with the appointment of Bishops and the erection of dioceses in......

Lord Holden

Minister resigns Lord Holden, one of the five Catholics who received posts in the Government after the General Election, has resi g ned as Parliamentary Under-Secretary,......

University Link-up

A world-wide federation of Catholic Universities, established by a new Papal Brief, will have its constitution drawn up by the Con g reg ation of Seminaries and Universities.......

Red Court Accuses Nuncio

M g r. Guido del Mestri. Secretary of the Papal Nunciature in Bucharest, vvho was alleged by the prosecution to have taken part in an anti-State plot, was in the public g allery......

"peace Of Pr1soats And Cemeteries "

T North Korean People's Army, -' bound to Moscow," is attemptin g to brin g the peace of prisons and cemeteries" to South Korea, states the Vatican newspaper OsServatore Romano.......