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Official Newspaper of the Rockford Diocese Vol. XVI--No. 19 ROCKFORD, MAY 12, 1961 10 PAGES 1 A MOTHER'S MANTLE OF LOVE -- Motherhood and all it symbolizes is reflected in the face of this young Japanese mother cuddling her two-year-old son. A recent convert to Cath- olicism at the Maryknoll mission at Kyoto, her main wish, shared by mothers the world over, is that her child will have the opportunity to grow up in a world of peace and understanding untouched by war. lOrdination ROCKFORD -- The ordination to the priesthood of six young men at St. James Pro-Cathedral Saturday. May 27. will be tele- vised by WREX-TV, Channel 13, at 10:30 a.m. Ordaining prelate will be the Most Rev. Lords T. Lane. Announcement of the telecast was made by the chancery this week after a planning session between diocesan officials and representatives of WREX. Present at the recent meeting were Bishop L a n e, the Rev. Francis J. Moroney, secretary to the bishop; the Rev. William I. Joffe, diocesan director of vo- cations: A1 Bilardello, advertis- I$ POPE JOHN WELCOMES QUEEN ELIZABETH--Britain's Queen Elizabeth II is shown with IPriests S 1 CUBA--(NC)--Cuba'. Catho- I lics, already cut off from nine of their 10 bishops, are facing further obstacles in practicing their Faith with the procommu- nist government's May Day de- cree to expel most foreign-born prie s~ s. Despite censorship of news dispatches and mail by the gov- ernment of Premier Fidel Cas- tro. it has been learned that nine bishops are under virtual house arrest or have sought refuge in a foreign embassy. Only Arch- bishop Enrique Perez Serantes of Santiago de Cuba is not known to be under surveillance and re- striction. Schools Nationalized ing manager for WREX, and Jo- His Holiness Pope John XXIII after the Holy Father received the monarch in audience at the [ More than hall of Cuba's ueen s consort For the prmsts are foreign born most of seph Baisch, general managerVatican City With them is Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh, the q ' " ~ ." - ] "1 ~::m ~kT" lof the television station. Queen's visit a special protocol was devised, since it was the first time in several centuries that [them from Spain, but many from offm n NC Photo the Umted States and Canada 1 1 L,ql,~ [ Music for the ordination will a reigning queen called upon a pope in an " ial v'sit. ( ) I " : '" " ~' ]be supplied by the diocesan J It is expected that more than " " ~i sts' choir 300 priests will be expelled as a ROCKFORD--In a special memorandum to the clergy of the]the preparation of the Council p'e . . Jr, . 7 o ,~ ~r~n~L-~ ~ru#'i~r - [ '~ . ou~v~v~t o ~vtp~J ' result of Premier Castro's May diocese of Rockford, the Most Rev. Lords W. Lane has an-that the Divine Paraclete, thel The broadcast will be carrIedlqJengr~t~ ~OUHI, I " ' ]"~ h kounced that the novena in honor of the Holy Spirit will be held]living, souIce fire and charity tt all or parts of some 20 coun-I ]'r~ "!" "In |~ay speec . ~. all parish churches ~roin May 12 to May 20. - ' [ '* ".~.~. ' . ':,ties in Illinois and wisconsinin-}Allgertctt l toe /. lRatn h, ahttn |llltl']l l|g I G. ve.r men, tE, xcus.e , "m ,~lmay enilgmen melr minos ann eluding Winnebago, Lee, De-I 1 [ILU~lk.~tlqM~bllt.Wllk~ .m,~.~,ine mmIstry or ~oucauon nas ~ne ~novena mls year w i 1 l h 1 t hu ern " / frill tem w" s p aturaliKalb Ogle, Carroll, JoDaviess, I ]~',~, ~('~#-~,~-~ e,~ / (~,[decreed that classes in private precede the feast of Pentecost need to multiply prayers more[grace." ISte,~henson Boone McHenryl#." t~t ~msvmtv~r~osrv "r~ i "1"1- 1 ' 1" |schools. the majority ot which and will be offered for the suc- urgently, We w is h the forth-l The Novena prayers to be! an i~" Whiteside counties in Illi- SEATTLE Wash- (NC) --A ~J||]l~|| n'~ ~:l~t~ |]t.]l|~]t~/[:l~|~ [are Catholic, were to terminate cess of the Ecumenical Council coming feast of Pentecost tOlsaid at the end of Mass are as~nois and Lafayette Green,[voun~ Cuban couple living here M. ~,JP.S.I 3. ~.~ ~t~k.~ .Ll~.a~ ~l~t.]k.~k.~ ]on April 28. Generally the scho- ' ' J ~ ,L " " " by request of His Hohness, be preceded, as is customary,l follows: Rock Walworth and Dane court-as refugees from the Castro re- [lastlc )'ear ends in July. This pone. John XXIII ]by a solemn novena of prayers/ lties i'n Wisconsin I,~; n that ~11 ,f Central A considerable increase overlly appointed teachers, it is|year the government alleges In an Apostolic letter sent to to be celebrated throughout thelCome Holy Splat, .fill the[ Posters announcing the tele-land South America is "ripe for last y e .r r in the number of hoped that many of the. dlffl-nthere is a need to devote per- the Bishops of the world t h e whole Church in union with Us] hearts of Thy fmthful, cast of the impressive ceremo- communism " registrations for the dmcesan cultles in reading and amthme-lsonnel, teachers and even chil- Holy Father stated in p a r t: with fervent entreaties to t h e land kindle in them the fire nies will also be sent to all of ~ '' :'rs Geor-~e Ca-ca summer schools is already no- tic that are so frequently en-]dren to the task of teaching the "Since the *,renaratory work oflHoly Ghost that He may help~ - - - ]~,s,~ areas excent those coun-] ~v r. ~vi : g . v - ted Parents, pupils and teach-]countered by boys and girls willlrural population "to read and J o[ Th love tany, who nea t~uoa la ~ ye the Council is becoming more i in a special way those peopleI ' Y " ties located in Wisconsin, which . " N r t h Americans ers have requested, encouraged be reduced and prevented or,] write " a campaign that in- ~ls alwho are working diligently forlv Send forth Thy Spirit Iare in the Madison diocese. Ca~UU2s~e:pathy and an "it can't and endors::e rtehmeS:dia~r:ngdaem:lto some extent, alleviated. " /eludes Marxist indoctrination. f~~-I "a~d they shall be created Final arrangements relating tOt ha~ en here attitude from both ' -] Other children call for a Premier Castro was reported H~,*z ,*~ I,ministers for the ceremonies, I ~v ,~. ." richment angle, To date the en-lstrdnger motivation and a great-to have told visitors to Cuba's 3UI~OJt~ WLat ,~ I~ And thou shalt rene, commentary etc, are being/ lne t.ape,stanys notea .m an m] rollment "-umbers almost 600--ler challenge than is usually pos- May Day celebration that "the ' "" "" " ' " terview ma~ communists nao " " . . . -.-~-~ ~. ~-~ ~-T [ the face of the earth made by the chancery and will,'" t'n~ to control Cuba grades 4-8. Isible in a regular class situa- clergy has no influence in Cuba. t'lans for Upen House I ,e~ Us Pray be announced later, !~ngnb:~;;:~agstrocameto poT-chM~rn[n r/e?:in~ngaC/:u2tia~ ;/tvi2nie2bilni~eSoft:: ;:tce::~tst~: Why, d~ethp~yc:dte(~:tb~:2:t~ck l I --,~ 1, "~ ~ * / corrective work during the sumjlimits of time and equipment this on Francis Cardinal Spell- . O God, Who by the hght But many ]us~ laugnea at onth Whether these . l I :hfldten |'lYe/." . .;' . mer m s, Ithat can be arranged ordinarily man, ArchbLhop of New York, /11 t of the Holy Spirit didst in- ~ them because mev were m me causes stem from a physical, in a year's nro~ram and Generalissimo Francisco Bovlan . n iooritv,' ,oteHoctu or o otioo r noo 8/ ~ ~,~ ~ W ~o*olrlll"~lrl~ ~1~111-/draftsman with the Boeing Air---ot 'the fact that the needsI Aim ot utasses ~, : " IROCKFORD--Plans are proceeding for an Open House to be faithful, g ra n t us, we be---,t.~L,~.a~,l.~lL k.]~t,~, l craft Companyh r:c~:dtof ~ a;e 'recognized is a step for- Consequently, the enrichment Mean:ah;]e:t~"v%tY:Tn ~adio held at Boylan Central Catholic high school in Rockford on Sun- seech Thee, b.y the s a m e FREEPORT ~ A group of;[ ccmldn't happen e . ward in helning the ~unils. ] classes will aim to create, de- ~,~u-~;'~ that f~'ee men co'rid ,~,v""~" r r m St Vincent sad That was the mistake velop and stimulate areas of , day, May 21, from 12:00 to 6:00 p.m. Holy Snirit a 1 o v e a n d boys and gi is f o. ' k. -, -,-- " Thorou"h Program { . ~," feel 'sad dismay" at Premier a r,]I r sent a llne uoan cou le saIo explol a i stuoy wnereo crlucal tnlnKln )kpproximately 60 parish chair- : Children's home wip e,u ' P - " . Y g, ~o~ ~ ~^~ ~ ~ ~,~ ; ~ ,~ -'ochairmen assembled relish lot what is ngnt and vocational skit "Come Follow~ Through a c a r e f u 1 test sound judgments and w h o 1 e- ,~ . ,~u=, .~, ~,~ .~ ,s.-: m~- ,u ro ress re rt tO the t~atnoIlC ' . . oorn priests irom t uoa, it salcl p g po ~ an 1 s~s, a limited class enroll som v at Bo lan hi h school last Tues the work "ust, and constant e n j o y- Me " at a meeting of the St. ~ Y - - e e aluations of literary 0"at **'is ""' ~'' ~ h ,~ Y g " "-[people of the area on ] ~ - ~ ,~- mere knog ext:eettl~l~ .to~bu WOrK evenIn to hear Mr Lou ~ h " Vincent fraternity, Third oraer - s anct currem science in abl d .~ g that has been done during, t e merit of Hm c o m f o r ts: L ----. "---'s tlve priests who prob y would I:~=ohror]f lay chairman of the' - ~ .~ ~ --.-:-- of St Francis bunoay, May 21 oemsj, me use o* new t~. lormauon Will De stressea along t. .~ ~ ;~, "pas~ year. ~om men anu worn- " "' " ' " 1 n id ' ~,~ ~u~c=u a ~ ~,~^~= = through Chrmt our Lo rd, n mna and matermls and the sp e d withan introduction to and an , original fund raising committee, !en of this committee are handl- at 2 p.m. in St. Vince t gy - with the regime in power.' o- state the open house would be a'ing arrangements for the open Amen. slum. added, teaching techniques of special- appreciation for a foreign Ion- house, which will take place on the first anniversary of the Vic- tory Report meeting held last spring, in which it was announc- ed that over $3,600,000 had been pledged for the high school and local parish needs. According to the Very Rev. Raymond J. Wahl, J.C.D direc- tor of Education, Boylan Central Catholic high school will be open to a full four year studen't body beginning with thee fall term of 1962. Last year only freshmen were accepted, as will be the policy for the fall of 1961. Construction progress and pro- curement of an adequate facul- ty makes it possible for Boylan high school to accept students for all four years, beginning with the 1962-63 academic year The school is presently staffed by diocesan priests, School Sis- ters of St. Francis and lay teach- ers, Superintendent is the Rev. Anthony J. Becker, Ph.D. The items most needed by Catholic Salvage shoppers are clothing, blankets, bedding, shoes, hats and pur es, household goods, screens, doors, kitchen sinks, dishes, books and rocking chairs.'We will be happy to take anything you have to offer. Let's all get on the Catholic Salvage Band Wagon, starting now . . . This week's pick-up schedule will start in Boone County. The Rev. Thomas Lynam, St. James Parish Belvidere, will be in charge of whatever you bring to the parish hall. Remember to pack neatly whatever you are donating. In McHenry County the following parish churches will be the dropping off places for articles being do- nated: Algonquin,--St. Margaret Crystal Lake--St. Thomas Cary--SS: Peter. and Paul Hartland--St. Patrick Harvard--St. Joseph Huntley---St. Mary Johnsburg--St. John the Baptist Marengo---Sacred Heart iMcHenry--St. Mary and St. Patrick , Richmond---St. Joseph Spring Grove--St. Peter Wonder Lake---Christ The King Woodstock--St. Mary If you have any large appliances such as stoves, re- frigerators and washing machines, if useable, special arrangements can be made to pick up these articles at your home, while our truck is in your particular area. We would appreciate only useable items in this line, since it is necessary for the driver to make every pick- up count. We depend on you to help us in our annual Spring Drive. Let's make this drive the best ever. May 15, McHenry and Boone Counties May 29, Jo Daviess County June 5, Stephenson County June 12, Carroll County June 19, Ogle County June 26, Whiteside County July 3, Lee County July 10, DeKalb County July 17, Winnebago County guage. ~ preview of the s6ccessful outcome of this summer's pro- gram is promising. The positive and satisfied reaction to the pre- vious 'two summers' work by all who participated in it serves as a basis on which to build. Admiral Speaks I)UBUQUE, Iowa --- Admiral Arleigh A. Burke, chief of naval operations, will be commence- ment speaker: at Lords college here on June '4. Archbishop Leo Binz of Du- buque, chancellor of the" college, will confer degrees on 193 grad- Uates. RED CROSS AWARD -- Sister Charles Marie. dean of the School of Nursing, the Catholic University of America. has re- ceived the highest intcrnation- a! Red Cross nursing award, the Florence Nightingale med- al. Sister received the award for her work as nursing con- sultant to the U.S. 4th army nnd as her congregation's con- suitor general and supervisor of hospitals and nursing schools. Confirm 109 In Freeport; First of Six FREEPOHT -- The Most Rev. Lords T. Lane, Bishop of Rock- ford, administered the Sacra. ment of Confirmation to 109 adults in St. Mary church here last Tuesday evening. This was the first in a series of six cere- monies scheduled for the month of May in which the bishop will visit each deanery to give the Sacrament of Confirmation to an estimated 1,200 converts this year. The candidates for the Free- port deanery confirmation cere-, mony were from parishes in Jo- Daviess, Carroll and Stephenson counties. Bishop Lane delivered the sermon during the confirma- tion ceremony and stressed the benefits of personal sanctifica- tion and social responsibility in the church which come from this Sacrament. The schedule of forthcoming ceremonies of adult confirma- tion in the other deaneries is as follows: Elgin deanery, Tuesday, May 16. St. Mary church, Elgin; Sterling deanery, Thursday, May 18, St. Mary church, Ster- ling; McHenry eouaty deanery, Tuesday, May 23, Marian Cen- tral Catholic high school, Wood- stock: Rockford deanery, Monday, May 29, St. Bridget church, Loves Park: Aurora deanery, Tuesday, May 30, Holy Angels church. Aurora. Women Urged To Bring Ideals To New Nations VATICAN CITY --(NC)-- His Holiness Pope John XXIII has urged Catholic women to bring Christian ideals into internation- al organizations and new na- tions. He was addressing about 2,000 representatives of the World Union of Catholic Women's Or- ganizat, ions. They c a m e to Rome for a congress of the un- ion, which has a membership of 36 million women. Common Ideal' The Pope-said: "When many traditional values are brought into dispute even in Christian and young nations search with enthusiasm for a common ideal, the firm persua- siveness of your words and the calm dignity of your attitude will give your sisters an attractive example leading to unity and ordering the whole of life." He noted that the women's role as the irreplaceable educa- tor of her own children is "your prime mission but not the only one." Program to Follow He declared: "Transmit the message of Our Lord J e s u s Christ in your lowly everyday life, exercise a Christian influ- ence in those places where you work, help instruct adults who too often ignore beneficial Cath- olic teaching in favor of t h e principles unleashed by atheis- tic propaganda, ~ind affirm the teachings of the Church in the g r e a t international organiza- tions in which you take part." Bishop Lone Monday, May 15: 8:00 p.m. ---" Holy Cros 3chool, Batavia. Adult Educa- tion Program. Tuesday, May 16: 8:00 p.m. --- St. Mary Church, Elgin. Elgin Deanery Convert Confirmations. Thursday, May 18: 8:00 p.m.- St. Mary Church, Sterling. Sterling Deanery Con- vert Confirmations. Saturday, May 20: 10:00 a.m.- Marmion Ab- bey, Aurora. Priesthood Ordiaa- tiom