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Cardinal Urges Statesmen To Make Protests

r ARDINAL GRIFFIN on Sunday plainly called upon statesmen in this and other countries to condemn the action taken by the communist Government of Poland against Cardinal......

Parachutists Ump Into A Pilgrimage

N EARLY 2,000 pilgrims who went to the famous islandshrine of Mont St. Michel in Brittany on the Feast of St. Michael last week watched Fr. Jago, the chaplain, with paratroops......

'we May Have To Strike,' Says Bishop

T HE kind of weapons emplosed in labour disputes, perhaps a stay-in strike or children. may have to he used by Catholics if they continue to be frustrated over their schools at......

Papal Delegate For Australia

Mgr. Romolo Carboni, a member of the Papal Secretariate of State s has been named titular Archbishop of Sidon and Apostolic Delegate to Australia, succeeding Archbishop Marella,......

Nine In 10 Converted In The Death Cell

RAHAM GREENE, in his • -- 1 second long report to the Sunday Times on the war in Mau Mau land, describes one prison where nine out of ten of the condemned Mau Mau "have become......

Mgr. Quinlan Papal Envoy In Korea.

AA GR. THOMAS QUINLAN, ' 1 " hero of the North Korean "Death March." now in Ireland, has been appointed Regent of the Apostolic Delegation in Korea. Mgr. Quinlan was Prefect......

'50 Priests In Red Camp In The Urals'

More than 50 priests, all former chaplains captured by the Red Army. are reported to be in a special camp near Sverdlovsk in the Ural Mountains. This information was brought......

Mother Of Mig Pilot Is Recent Convert

Enquiry has confirmed Korean Press reports that the mother of the North Korean pilot who flew a Russian-built MiCi plane from a Red airfield to a United States air base near......

Catechism Change

The Communion fast T "answer to Question 271 in the Catechism has been altered by the Hierarchy to bring it into line with the new fasting laws. Formerly the answer read: "In......

Eiffel Tower Church

The new American Catholic Laymen's Association of Parts is to speed the foundation of the first church in Paris specifically for U.S. Catholics. It will be near the Eiffel......

Fr. Agnellus Leaves

Fr. Agnellus Andrew. 0.F.M., Catholic adviser to the B.B.C., left Manchester last week for a two months' visit to Canada and the United States.......

The New Vice

Camerlengo Archbishop da Costa Nunes, until recently , Archbishop of Goa and Patriarch of the FAS( Indies, is taking up his new post in Rome as Vice-Camerlengo of the Holy Roman......

Major Ban On Cardinal's Persecutors

A DECREE of the Sacred Consistorial Congregation signed by Cardinal Piazza declares that all those who hale laid sacrilegious hands upon Cardinal Wyszynski and have impeded him......

The Modern Missionary

N EXT week's issue of "The Catholic Herald" will be specially devoted to modern missionary problems. MGR. RAYMOND, Bishop of Allahabad. will contribute an important article on......

French Workers Honour The

'Red Bishop a A huge congregation, including many workers from the industrial belt of Northern France, filled Lille Cathedral to overflowing on Sunday for the Pontifical High......

Marian Year Indulgences

Special indulgences in the Marian Year are expected to be granted by the Holy Father. even though none were announced in the encyclical proclaiming it. Vatican sources say. They......

Reds Shoot Six

Reports reaching Hong Kong say that shooting of Catholic Chinese is the latest move in the Communists' war against the Church in China. Six Catholics, one of them a woman, arc......

Mad Will To D The Church Estroy

Cardinal's Auxiliary 'arrested': Polish Hierarchy accuse IN their "mad will to destroy the Catholic Church," the Communist rulers of Poland, it is reliably stated, have followed......

'god's War' Wins

A Spanish film. "La Guerra de Dios" (God's War), produced by Rafael Gil, won the Internatiqnal Catholic Cinema Office prize at The Venice film festival as the film which......

Another Dogma ?

Spanish theologians have petitioned the Pope for a dogmatic definition of the doctrine that Our Lady is ; Mcdiatrix of All Graces.......