Page 5, 8th August 1952

8th August 1952
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A London Suburb

MAY HAVE A SAINT An old stocking factory became her first convent and hospital I F you can put yourself in Mother Mary Potter's frame of mind, there is a good deal of comfort......

Baptism In A Devonshire Holiday Camp

T children were baptised, a number of others made their first Holy Communion and others were cootirrned by Bishop Grimshaw in a holiday-doctrine camp at Tiverton, Devon. Fifty......

Choirs Are Told:

COME DOWN FROM THE LOFT A N irterease in the use of the (')Dialogue Mass and in congregational singing, especially in parishes where the priest is "liturgically minded," was......

They Tried To Frighten Cheshire, V.c.

G ROUP CAPT. GEOFFREY LEONARD CHESHIRE, V.C., speaking again at Perranporth last week from the platform of the Catholic Missionary Society—which is Inuring Cornwall—told how he......

Vatican's New Astronomer Comes From Rugby

F 12, DANIEL O'CONNELL, S.J., the new Director of the Vatican Observatory, was born 56 years ago in Rugby. His father was Irish, his mother English. His family has a......

'saints Given The

faces of fools' A RTISTS "must refrain from the already too common habit of depicting the Apostles and saints with the faces of fools and with elephantine hands and feet," says......

Lord Pakenham To Open Family Week

T ORD PAKENHAM, father of four sons and four daughters, will give the opening address when the International Union of Family Organisation holds a conference at Oxford from......

Jubilee Gift In

town hall Alderman Maurice Burns, Deputy Mayor of Hornsey, London, went to the Hornsey Town Hall to present Fr. Bede Coulthard, C.R.L., parish priest of St. Peter in Chains,......

Triple Jubilee

Fr. John Angelo M. Fletcher, Prior of Beghroke, near Oxford, celebrated his silver jubilee by saying Mass assisted by two other Servite priests who had their jubilees on the......

47 Years A Teacher

Miss M. H. Giblin, of St. Mary's School, Grimsby, was presented with a silver tea service when she retired after 47 years' service as a teacher.......

Lightning Kills Priest-to-be

The Rev. Joseph Dillon, 26-yearold student of the Hexham and Newcastle diocese. who was to have been ordained at Christmas, has been killed by lightning while on a visit to......

Bishop Of Bruges

Mgr. Emile De Smedt, Auxiliary Bishop and Vicar General of Malines, has been appointed Bishop of Bruges. He WAS consecrated two years ago at the age of 40.......

Bishop Heenan To Go To Australia

Bishop Heenan of Leeds has, "sub. ject to engagements," accepted an invitation from Cardinal Gilroy to attend the Australian National Eucharistic Congress at Sydney in April......

New Retreat House

A ladies' retreat house, "The Briery," has been opened at Ilkley. Yorks, by the Sisters of the Cross and Passion. Bishop Heenan writes: "1 have no doubt the diocese will be......

Mr. P. M. Hill Mr. Philip Maurice Hill, S.m,a., Till

1950 general manager of the °lambd a Shipping of the United Kingdom. died on Tuesday at St, Ives. Cornwall. Mr. Hill was a distinguished artist. and for some veers was secretary......

Obituary Fr. G. Bliss, S.].

Fr. Geoffrey Bliss. S.J., who died on Monday in St. Anthony's Hospital, North Cheam, Surrey, was Editor of The Messenger of the Sacred Heart and national director in England of......

Sligo Prays At Ancient Irish Abbey

S PECIAL ceremonies in Sligo on Sunday marked the seventh centenary of the coming of the Friars Preachers to the town and the erection of the lovely old Dominican Abbey of Holy......

Farmers Want Land Chosen For School

The Hagley parish council is considering an objection by the local branch of the National Farmers' Union to the siting of a Catholic secondary school at Hagley, half-way between......

Ex-prisoner Priests For Wymondham

THREE priests who were prisoners I of the Japanese will be at the altar to offer High Mass when the Church of the Blessed Virgin and St. Thomas of Canterbury at Wymondham,......

Scout ‘v.c.' For Nottingham Boy

An 18-year-old Nottingham scout, Brian Makings, has been awarded the Cornwall Badge, the Scout "V.C.," for courage and fortitude after an accident. Brian, a troop leader in the......