Page 8, 9th September 1949

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Catholic Germany Seeking Peace

Says The Pope CASTE G ANDOLFO. Broadcasting to the closing meeting of the 73rd annual German Catholic Congress in Bochum, in the Ruhr, the Pope said: "The world of labour must......

Finding Fresh Means Of Christianising Society

International Conference From a Special Correspondent The interest now being shown in the parish as a mission field was underlined Wit week when representatives of eleven......

Cleaning Up

Bookstalls BLACKBURN, An order that 40 volumes of a book should be. destroyed at the expiration of 14 days, unless an appeal were lodged, was made by Blackburn magistrates on......

150 Take Veil

BEYROUTH, LEBANON. A group of 150 new Sisters took the veil at a ceremony at the motherhouse of the Order of the Maronite Sisters of the Hole Family on the Feast Day of the......

Priests On Trial

Two Polish priests, Fr. Roman Gradolewski, and Tr. Aloizy HoszycJei, are being tried for "collaboration " in a court in Lodz.......

1 000-mile Lourdes Cycle Trip

Carrying - out a vow. 55-year-old Mme. Le Goff has cycled about 480 miles from her home town in Brittany, north-eastern France, to Lourdes. The trip took 15 days. After spending......

School Off

The Catholic Film Institute has been obliged owing to unforeseen circumstances to cancel their summer film conference which was to have taken place from September 8 to 11. Money......

Huge Catholic Rally Among Bomb Ruins

From C. E. ROBIN BOCHUM, Under the motto "Peace is the fruit of Justice," 1,000 people gathered here have been devoting themselves to the serious study of Germany's post-war......

Catholic Guides' First Hip Troop

The first troop of Catholic Girl Guides on the island of Hokkaido was recently organised at Our Lady of the Angels Mission in Sapporo under the leadership of Lieut. Marian......

Rufford Abbey May Be Saved

From Our Own Correspondent NOTTINGHAM The Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings is now interesting itself in the case of Rufford Abbey, Notts, for which the Notts......

Russian College Congratulated

VATICAN Cl iv. The Pope has sent a letter of congratulation to the Russicum College in Rome which trains Russian converts for the priesthood, Vatican officials reported. The......

Dr. Adenauer On Germany's Problems

Socialists had opposed including in the basic law the article that the family and marriage are the basis of human society. The Socialist Frau Dr. Seibert had declared: " We are......

Catholic Influence Grows In Hollywood

By GRACE CONWAY The influence of the Catholic film folk in Hollywood—actors, producers and directors — is being increasingly felt both inside and outside the studios, according......

Is The Northern Ireland Government Fit To Rule?

By the EARL OF WICKLOW/ When judged by the democratic standards of the West, such as are being discussed at Strasbourg at the moment, can the Stormont Government be con sidered......

Jesuit At General Assembly

Fr. Jerome D'Souza, S.J., is to be one of India's live representatives at the forthcoming General Assembly at United Nations. As a member of the Indian Constituent Assembly, Fr.......

Mother's Holiday Spoiled By

RHEUMATISM DUZUMATISM spoils many sum mer holidays. Especially those of middle aged people. Summer's heat so often seems to make rheumatism more painful. Some think this is the......