Page 1, 7th September 1951

7th September 1951
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50,000 Pilgrims At Ushaw

Cardinal Griffin led them in homage to St. Aidan By Patrick Grimley FROM the Western Isles of Scotland where St. Aidan spent part of his life as a monk, from the mining villages......

Appeal For Relief For Children

HAVING lived in Jamaica for HAVING years I was very struck by the news on the front page of last week's "Catholic Her. aid " describing the damage caused by the recent hurricane......

Papal Envoy Deported?

The Chinese Communists have, according to their own Pekin radio, ordered the immediate deportation of Archbishop Antonio Riberi, Papal Internuncio in Nanking. His expulsion,......

Coordinating Catholic Action

IMPORTANT decisions affecting Catholic life throughout Western Germany were taken at the Fulda Conference of the German Hierarchy which ended last week. The Bishops have agreed......

Call-up For

Hun g arian priests THE Italian news agency A.R.I. reports that the Hungarian Government is planning to call up all "incorrigible" Catholic priests for service in the Hungarian......

Up And Up

AN increase in membership of 408, nearly 50 per cent., is reported by the Catholic Evidence Guild. Members in 1951 have risen from 871 to 1,279, and there are also 42 more......

Bishop Of Hong Kong Dies

Mgr. Henry Valtorta, Bishop of Hong Kong, died on Monday last after being unconscious for several weeks. He was 68 and a native of Milan. Mgr. Lawrence Bianchi, who was to have......

The Pope Has His Annual Rest

THE Holy Father is taking a fortnight's rest, suspending all special and private audiences. It is the normal rest that he takes every year during his stay at his summer villa at......

T.v. Legion Of Decency ?

A plan for classifying televisibn programmes similar to the Legion of Decency's classification of films is under study by the National Council of Catholic Men. The plan calls......

Cm.' Story Stirs Up The Midlands

De Valera follows up disclosures on Irish workers' problems MR. de Valera's vigorous denunciation of the overcrowded living conditions to which many Irish workers on rearmament......

Y.c.w. To Start Groups Of Lay Missionaries?

Officers of the international JOC (Young Christian Workers) are considering the organisation, within the next two years, of an international group of lay missionaries. This was......

'a Uni Q Ue

circle Barbara Barclay Carter dead MISS Barbara Barclay Cartes, whose death this week is an nounced, will long be remembered as the English associate and discipe of Don Sturzo,......

Premier's Secretary

The Japanese delegation to the San Francisco peace conference includes John Akira Matsui, a Catholic official of the Japanese foreign office who serves as secretary to Prime......