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Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Jaro: Catholic Welfare Organization, 1948, 04/13/1948-05/04/1948

 File — Box Ph1: Series Series 6, Folder: 43
Identifier: GAMMS.10.71.2037
Scope and Contents

John Hurley SJ of Catholic Welfare Organization writes to Mother Mary Magdalen and discusses the Philippines situation, post-war realities, 63% of Jesuits there are native-born, one is a Bishop; 14 of 18 are native-born. Suggest she go there to reconnaissance; says that three Bishops want Carmels.

Dates: 04/13/1948-05/04/1948

Naga: Authorization to found at Naga, 1949, 09/09/1949

 File — Box Ph2: Series Series 6, Folder: 62
Identifier: GAMMS.10.71.2055
Scope and Contents

Copy of letter sent by E. Vagnozzi, Apostolic Delegate, to Manila's Apostolic Delegate, authorizing, thrugh SCRIS, the Carmelite Foundation in Naga; with letter by Sister John to Mother Mary Magdalen explaining and describing the situation.

Dates: 09/09/1949

Philippines: Official corresp, 1948-49, 10/27/1948

 File — Box Ph1: Series Series 6, Folder: 44
Identifier: GAMMS.10.71.2038
Scope and Contents

Archbishop Keogh notifies Mother Mary Magdalen that he will have Lawrence Shehan, their ecclesiastical superior, interview each sister to ascertain their wishes about the foundation in the Philippines; in second letter he informs her that because of the "international situation" it is not wise for Baltimore Carmel to establish a Carmel then.

Dates: 10/27/1948

Philippines: Vagnozzi and S John, 1949, 09/09/1949

 File — Box Ph1: Series Series 6, Folder: 45
Identifier: GAMMS.10.71.2039
Scope and Contents

Sister John Wise sends copy of the official notice advising those at Jaro that SCRIS had approved the foundation at Naga, Camarines Sur, i.d, the indult had been granted. Sister John sees it as a miracle; they will be going there soon. Asks for religious supplies; mentions her father and family; and excuses excitement of the times.

Dates: 09/09/1949