Page 1, 8th May 1953

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Film Stars In Programme To Our Lady

Screen stars in America are honouring Our Lady during the month of May with a series on "The Glorious Mysteries." Among those taking part are Ruth Hussey, Ann Blythe and Gene......

Archbishops Both Making Progress

A RGIBISHOP DOWNEY of Liverpool, who was anointed last Friday night, was stated on Wednesday to he brighter and more comfortable, His earlier condition, due to a recurrence of......

6 Bishops At Vocations Exhibition

T HE day s on which Bishops of the Westminster Province will cerebrate Pontifical Benediction • during the Vocations Exhibition at Olympia were announced this week. On the......

`back To Anti Clericalism'

Italian Communist Party's new election slogan BY DOUGLAS HYDE S. C - IONSCIOUSLY and deliberately the Communist Party of Italy is `t--'using the present General Election......

U.s.—vatican Diplomatic Link Urged

A N entire page of the Vatican daily paper, Osservatore Romano, was given over on Tuesday to an article which urges the restoration of full diplomatic relations between the......

The Last Of St. John Bosco's Helpers Dies

Fe. Francesco Tomasetti, Procurator General of the Salesians for the past 30 years, has died in Rome at the age of 85. He was the last Salesian who lived and worked with St.......

425,508,220 Catholics Catholics Throughout The World...

statistics compiled for the 1953 Rritwinica Book of the Year published in Chicago. Thus, nearly one in five of the world's population is a Catholic, and Catholics number over a......

Rijn Bishop Defies Communist Order

Tells people 'Don't Budge' from buildings Reds want IN defiance of a Communist order, Bishop Wilhelm Weskamm of Berlin has told his priests and lay workers not to budge from......

Catholic V.c. Dies In Sydney

Cardinal Gilroy, Archbishop of SscIncy. last week presided at a Solemn Requiem Mass in Sydney for Bede Kenny. first Australian Catholic to win the Victoria Cross, who died aged......

T Iiie First Mass For 414 Years Will Be Celebrated On

Sunday in the newly restored Augustinian Friary at Clare, in Suffolk. The handful of local Catholics—about 30—who for many years have travelled seven miles to Haverhill for......

Cardinal Off To The Continent

D URING the course of next week. Cardinal Griffin will visit both France and Holland. Accompanied by Mgr. Warlock, he will fly to France on Monday to lead the National......

Mass After The Battle

Old soldiers of the first World War — Austrians, Bavarians and Italians — gathered recently on the summit of Col di Lana, a mountain in thc Tyrolean Alps, to attend Mass......