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HONG KONG (NC) The ex pulsion of a Maryknoll missionary who had been under house arrest since 1951 leaves only five Ameri can Bishops and 28 priests in Red China. The latest U.S. cleric to be oust ed by the communist regime is Father Donat W. Chatigny, 48, of Amesbury. Mass. Before be ing deported on charges of mis treating orphans, Father Chatigny had been under detention at the mission of Chikkai in southern Kwangtung Province. Of the 28 American priests and five Bishops remaining in China, only 15 are reported free. But even some on this list which includes two Bishops are not allowed to perform their duties. The rest are either in jail or under house arrest, and some may be dead. In addition, there is one Ameri can Sister left in China a Car melite nun who is still free in Shanghai and a U.S. Brother, who is imprisoned in Tsingtao. At the same time three other missionaries have arrived here af ter their expulsion from Red China. They are a Belgian Immaculate Heart of Mary Father and two Italian Franciscans. The Belgian priest, Father Al fred Tops. 72, had been in China for 49 consecutive years before his expulsion from Taiyan, Mon golia, after a public “trial.” He had been kept in jail for close to two years before his ouster. The two ousted Franciscans are Fathers Francisco Zucca and Ber nardino Larghetti. Both had work ed in the Archdiocese of Taiyuan. Shansi province. They were the last foreign priests permitted there. The ministry in the entire RESTAURANT 52 S. 3RD ST. COLUMBUS Wall-known for Good Food and Pleasant Atmoaphera Campletc Rar Sar.iea CTa*«4 Ronrlav. Sine* 1890 First Mortgage Loans Insured Savings Safe Deposit Boxes Walter C. Kropp Pies Service province is now being carried on by only eight Chinese priests. Both missionaries were placed under house arrest on Christmas day, 1951. From that time on no public services were permitted in the Catholic churches of the area, the priests said. The priests were frequently urged to “request” ex it permits but refused. Finally the Reds organized an "accusation meeting” against them and sen tenced them to expulsion. They were accused of “espionage” and “anti-government” activities. —..... .o-------- Lisbon Editor Sees Strength In U.S. Faith 1352 W. Fifth Av*. 0 Don’t Buy Any Used Car Until— You Have Seen and Driven The Exciting 1951—V-8 Studebaker From $1595 You are due for the thrill of a lifetime. We have a few one-owners left. Taken in trade on new Studebaker. 1352 W. FIFTH AVE. FRANKLIN 1 FEDERAL ia»o MACHINERY Woodworking Metal Working Sheet Metal Working Contractors' Homecraft Machinery Equipment Full Line of Motors Osborne & Sexton Machinery Co. N. Fourth & Ruttell St*. MA 5203 COLUMBUS 16 OHIO Delaware S: Repairt for All Make* U S Royal Tiros RUI Tustin Buick Delaware Ohio Flowers by Gibson Phone* 2348 2187 Delaware Delaware Milk Co. 27 N. Union Phone 311 (NC) —The edi daily in Lisbon WASHINGTON tor of a Catholic said here that American Catholics have a very impressive devotion to the Faith. Pedro Correia Marques, editor of A Voz—one of a group of 11 journalists from nine NATO coun tries visiting the United States— said he had not had enough time to get more than a glimpse of the Church in America. But, he added what he had seen “was for me a great example of the Caholic lite and thought of the people and of the dignity of the Church and the country.” The editor went on to say that at the Masses he had attended since ar riving in New York on March 6 there were always “very, very many people.'' He remarked parti cularly about the “great devotion” shown by Cathedral invited the State pean journalists spent three 'days in Washington after visiting SAC LANT (Supreme Allied Command er for the Atlantic)) headquarters in Norfolk. Mr. Carreia Marques said he was scheduled to fly to Lisbon via Paris after returning to New York at the end of the 22-day trip. the laity at St. Patrick’s in New York to the United States by Department, the Euro- CURRENT DIVIDEND RATE 216% como nice ----in-iiT- *T M*IW ■MW]-------- Walter Zubei Vice Pres —AND LOAN ASSOCIATION Robinson-Hanrahan Funeral Directors Cor Winter A Franklin. Delaware here deserve The firm* listed to be remembered when you are distributing vour patronage to the different lines of business Delaware PERPETUA1 NOVENA Every 7 uesday 7:30 p.m St Christopher’s Church Grandview & Ida --------------God Love You-------------- Civilizations Fade And Die The Church Is Eternal by Bishop Fulton J. Sheen As each era of civilization dies, it persecutes, and in the midst of that persecution Christ says to us as to the disciples of Emmaus “Ought not the Son of Man to suffer in order to enter into i s glory? The great dif e e n e be tween the Church and the secular civ ilizations i s the Church has the power of self-renewal, civilizations have not. When a civilization such as Babylon exhausts itself it leaves the face of the earth forever. No civilization ever perished and rose again. But the Church can come out of the grave, or ap parently being defeated by an age, can become suddenly victor ious, as the gates of Hell fail to prevail against it. The Church has often been “killed:” with the Arian and Al bigensian heresies, the "French Revolution,” and now with Com munism in China and the Iron the age. Curtain. But it will be Church who buries each The Church is not being killed but being pushed into the bow els of the earth where it is dig ing catacombs, and one day it will come out to reconquer the earth. If we are now going into the catacombs, it is as Christ went into the grave. The world might just as well expect to see Him permanently interred, as they might look for the freezing of a star, for “Heaven and earth shall pass away, but my Word shall not pass away.” It may be that persecution places the Church psychologi cally in a more favorable posi tion for revealing its true nature than ever before. We must each live this “de feat" of Easter by defeating our own egotism and selfishness. This is done by sacrificing some thing an increase in salary or a luxury, that some poor soul in India or Africa may share our faith in Christ and His Blessed Mother. GOD LOVE YOU to J.C.S. “This $5 is the result of a mite box collection taken up among public school children who are being taught religion on the re leased time program.” GOD LOVE YOU to AS. “Enclosed is $8.50 all the dimes I have HARRY WELLNITZ Concrete & Cinder Building Units 4” 6" 8" 12” sizes RTF Fl SASH 231 N. Princoton RA 2-2641 THE CATHOLIC TIMES, EH1DAY APRIL 10, 1053 Expulsion Of Maryknoller Leaves 33 U.S. Bishops, Priests In China Others Ousted A 'Day Of Christian Rural Living’ At St. Boniface Church Germantown, III., Bisbop Albert R. Zurowesie of Belleville, III., in an out door ceremony, blesses farm tractors, combines, end truckloads of calves, heifers, pigs, ducks and chick ens. The ceremony was pert of the diocesan "Day of Christian Rural Living" program. The Bishop is past president of the National Catholic Rural Life Conference. —(NC Photos) saved since August. I hope to continue to save for the Mis sions.” GOD LOVE YOU to M.J. for $15. “This represents a refund from an airline tick et. Due to take a bus, it wasn’t so to send the sions. H.C.C. for $10. “I am a hope less cripple due to polio. But God in His goodness granted me the privilege of living for the This mite may know and love LOVE YOU to “I was saving this money for an Easter outfit, but you can do more good with it than I could just dressing myself for the Eas ter parade." GOD LOVE YOU to J.M.S. “This $100 is my estimated savings in abstaining from cocktails and heavy lunch eons during Lent. I hope it may bring some pleasure to your mis sionaries.” GOD LOVE YOU to A.S. for $5. “I had been plan ning to buy a camera but decided to send it to the Missions in stead.” heavy fog I had to which I detest, but bad after 1 decided refund to the Mis GOD LOVE YOU to earning my own past few years, help someone to God.” GOD B. for $115.92. Pray for the Church every where in each of its 614 mission ary areas in the 5 continents. But hoiv to remember? A World Mission Rosary with each decade dedicated in lar continent your request we will send ion Rosary blessed by me. color to a particu will help you. At and a $2 offering, you a World Miss- Cut out this column, pin your sacrifice to it and mail it to the Most Reverend Fulton J. Sheen, National Director of The Society for the Propagation of the Faith, 109 East 38th Street, New York 16x, New York or your Diocesan Director, Reverend James Kulp, 246 East Town Street, Columbus, 15, Ohio. -----------------o----------------- Mission Priest In New Guinea Will Star In Exhibit SHELBY, O. (NC) Father Carl Zimmer, M.S.C., at his mission station in New Guinea, will be in direct touch with visitors to the Missionaries of the Sacred Heart exhibit at the national mission ex hibit in Boston, April 19 to 22. The M.S.C. exhibit is being ar ranged by Sacred Heart Seminary here. It will include the seminary's short-wave radio, which keeps the line of communication open be tween the Ohio seminary and the S.C. mission in the far Pacific. The exhibit also will include an important carved statue of Our La dy of the Sacred Heart, emphasiz ing the Blessed Mother s role as co-redempt rix. The devotion was started in 1858 by Father Cheval ier, M.S.C. founder. Sound Home Financing From An Old Institution “The Railroad” has enjoyed over 67 years of success in helping thousands of responsible citizens own their homes. We can help you too. Low-cost loans at current rates OVK n ISAM or BOMB FINANCING 60 E. Broad St. AD. S810—AD. 6342 R. H. WILD. Pre*. •. D. HARRIS, Secy. South Koreans Offer Masses For U.S. Catholics SEOUL, Korea (Radio, NC) Masses will be offered in every par ish of South Korea for American Catholics who contributed toward relief supplies shipped to needy Koreans by War Relief Services National Catholic Welfare Confer ence. This was one of the decisions an nounced here at a two-day annual meeting of the Korean Bishops presided over by Archbishop Maxi milian de Furstenberg, Acting Apostolic Delegate to Korea. War Relief Services is the agency of the American Bishops’ Committee for Victims of War. The Bishops sent a joint letter expressing “gratitude and assur ance of prayers” to Msgr. Edward E. Swanstrom, executive director of War Relief Services, his co workers, and all “the magnificent Catholics of the United States.” In other actions, the Bishops re solved to continue the rule calling for a six-month period of instruc tion of converts before Baptism, and to have new editions printed of the doctrinal handbook for re ligious teachers. Four of the eight Ordinaries at tending the meeting acted in place of Bishops and Prefects Apostolic who disappeared at communist hands in North Korea during 1949 and 1950. -o- READ THE TIMES CLASSIFIEDS Polish Reds Ac Renew Threats London (NC) The official Polish communist paper has direct ly accused the secretary of the Polish Hierarchy of “hostility” to the regime and indirectly voiced new threats to the entire Hierar chy. The Warsaw daily, Trybuna Lu du, charged that Bishop Zygmunt Choromanski, the secretary of the board of Polish Bishops, showed hostility to the government when he .sent a letter of protest to a group of pro-communist priests and lay Catholics who adopted a resolution criticizing the Hier archy. Bishop Choromanski’s protest was directed to Father Jan Czuj, chairman of the pro regime Com mittee of Catholic Intellectuals and Workers. The Bishop criti cized a resolution drawn up by the priest’s organization at Lublin. It demanded that the Bishops cease to give protection "to a Bishops Stress rx nl^ll 1 1**a political attitude striving for a return to the capitalist system.” Bishop Choromanski pointed out that the resolution was slanderous and also at variance with the instruction of the Bishops that all clergymen should keep out of po litical matters. In what is generally regarded here as a reference to the recent instruction of the Polish Bishops to the clergy, the communist pap er also denounced "the threats of CINCINNATI Communism isl not being brushed over China just I like a thin veneer, but like a dye of the country and its people. The Reds are deadly earnest in their determination that all Chi-1 nese citizens understand commun ist principles and work for their application in China, the former papal diplomat stressed. They are doing a good job of spreading their doctrines both “vertically and hor izontally,” he said, explaining: “The’ Reds are getting their ideas to all the people and they apparently are making them sink in thru force, deception and all the tricks of total control. monish Bishop, To Hierarchy the Hierarchy addressed to the Catholic clergy and workers who are supporting cooperation with the __ ed: “Our people cannot tolerate the hostile atmosphere toward our people’s regime which prevails in certain sections of the Church hierarchy.” State. The Red paper add- The recent instruction of the Polish Bishops told their clergy to keep out of politics and make their main field of endeavor the altar, pulpit and confessional. Peut Gallacher Mar BEXLEY Pharmacy Prescriptions Main at Cassingham BEXLEY A Complete Line of Religious Articles The Catholic Church Goods M. K. QUINN 1t2 i STATE STREET COLUAABUS, OHIO •a e J. J. OUINN A»AMS 4714 *. Cfcmeae Fomen 2\r\r I Reject “Planners77 JlltV O1 VOtlllfi HONG KONG (NC) Re- e_ e ^IfugeeChinesewomenweredeceiv- 1111111I led here when a group of Family planners came to talk to them at MANILA (NC) A pamph-ltheir camp at Rennie’s mill. let outlining the rights and respon-1 ft wasn’t until they had listen sibilities of Catholic voters w'aslto a couple of lectures that the issued here by the Philippine Hier-|women discovered they were being archy. Copies will be distributed I told how to use intrinsically im throughout the country in advance I moral methods to prevent births, of the presidential election ini jbe resun Was November. I I choose a new set of officials in! November to guide the Philippines I during the next four years, Bish-1 op Madriaga wrote that “this is, I therefore, a year of grave decision, I and the supreme test of a brave and mature Christian sense of re sponsibility, correct judgment and unalloyed patriotism.” “Only men of good will can pre pare the peace we are longing for,” Bishop Madriaga said, add ing that “consequently all priests and religious must join with the people in using wisely their God given right to vote.” -----------------o----------- Full Treatment Given Chinese By Communists I is being forced deep into the fabric I I This warning was sounded here priestly work in Cincinnati. I by Msgr. Martin T. Gilligan, former I secretary of the papal internuncia-1 ture to China, who has now return-1 ed to the United States to take up I I The Monsignor cautioned against I the idea that communism is just a I passing thing which is not taking I root in China. He noted that the I communists have one of the most! efficient propaganda setups in the I world and are using it wisely to I propagate their ideology and indoc-1 trinate the people in its basic con-1 cepts. I Monsignor Gilligan based his I convictions on his own close study I from Hong Kong of communist I events in China and his lengthy I interviews with some 2,000 Catho-I lie missionaries expelled from the I Red mainland. that all but two women deserted——— or three of the ....----- Written in catechetical form, I birth control lectures and re the handbook review s the origin I turned the milk and other gifts and meaning of democracy, the ob-1 their “benefactors” had distribut ligations of citizenship, and the I ed to lhem They told the iec. best means to preserve democracy.! turers «We thought you wanted The text is being run in serial Lo us bow t0 have children, form in the Sentinel, national! but instead you would wipe us out Catholic weekly. by your contraceptives.” Bishop Mariano A. Madriaga of! The refugee camp js made up of Lingayen meanwhile sent a circu-1 lar letter to all priests and nuns communist terror on of his Diocese urging them to ex- the mainland ercise their right to vote in the! presidential election. I ~0 Stressing that citizens willl For Rtlu|f, Ult thousand chinese who fled Want Ad* Cardinal Presides Al Mass CHICAGO (NC) His Emin ence Samuel Cardinal Stritch pre sided and gave absolution at funer al services for Father Peregrine (Patrick) M. Condon, 76, a leader of the work of the Servite Father! in Chicago. -o- Marks 70 Years As Priest LONDON (NC) ^Father James A. Martyn, 95-year-old priest of Westminster archdiocese, has celebrated the 70th anniversary of his ordination. His Holiness Pope Pius XII sent him a personal message of congratulations and the papal blessing. ELECTRIC For Reconversion Large Stock Motors end Controls EQUIPMENT Infra-Red Systems Electric Power Equipment Co. 17 CHESTNUT 8T TRENOR MOTOR SALES Dodge Plymouth Used Cars Trucks 3241 N. 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The Missionary Union in India must drop wholesome vocations unless gen erous soul* rescue them. Can you? a dispensary and hospital in the poorest Mohammedan sec tion of Istanbul. Daily they deprive them selves to care for the poor. Recently we re ceived an urgent appeal from them. Their wonderful prayers will follow you. $10 feeds a patient for two weeks. $100 supplies the dispensary with medicine and dressings for a week. 1 Shepherd Sisters at Dekouane, Lebanon, need help in HvJtatein7i? unfortunate $irls and directing them toward use ful lives $10 keeps one for a month. Poor Mother Superior now trouble and needs a “jeep" to make her rounds 3 begging for food. FUNDS FOR FATIMA Our Blessed Mother will surely have fond memories of the sacrifices you make to help build her FATIMA CHAPEL in Ethiopia. We are planning a special set of vestments for use on her special feasts at the shrine. They will cost $50. Excellent memorial of a beloved. Have you enrolled YOUR SOLDIER BOY In the Near East Mis sions? Daily Mass is said for members at the Vatican Basilica. They share in the Masses and good works of thousands of our mission aries. Enroll your dead also. Individuals—annual $1, perpetual $20. Family—annual $5. perpetual $100. INNOCENCE ABOUNDS In those hearts when the Eucharistic Lord is received for the first lime. In just a few weeks we must have all our little tots ready. We’d love to be able to dre s each In a new FIRST COMMUNION OUTFIT. Each costs $10. Can you add this little touch to a glorious day? THE HEALTH OF THE~CHURCH in mission proportion to the number of “native vocations.1 __ __ no loftier service to God than by sponsoring a sister or a semi narian during their training. The annual cost for a student is $100. He studies six years. The Sister needs $150 for only two years. Give in any installments. You’ll be remembered in grateful prayers for a lifetime given to God. lands is in direct You can render EASTERTIME But those wonderful new foundling home and. Easter or not. CRIB AT It may seem odd to you. of Charity are opening a called St. Vincent’s Crib, tremendous help to get started. $10 keeps a child for month. Your April ORPHAN'S BREAD dollars go to them. THERE ARE SEVEN mission support clubs. Members give a dollar monthly, to aid these seven mission needs. Won’t you join one or more? BASILIANS help our achools. This month REMEMBER GOD (through his missions) IN ____ Write for HEARTBREAK LULLABY. It tells the story of our refugee* Daughters at Beirut, they need a we help the YOUR WILL HlearSstOlissionsj^] famci* Cerdinol Speltmon, PieaMen* M»gr. Thame* J. McMahan, Nefl Sac'y CATHOLIC NEAR EAST WELFARE ASSOCIATION 480 Lexington Ave. at 46th St. New York 17, N. Y.