Villeneuve, His Eminence Cardinal J.M. Rodrigue
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A joint meeting of The Empire Club of Canada and The Canadian Club.
The speaker's views on Canada's future. Issues of Canadian unity. Educational rights in and outside of Quebec. Religious education. The separatist movement. Relations between English and French Canadians. Saluting Great Britain on St. George's Day. The magnificent example of courage set by the British people. The Commonwealth of Nations and what it means; why it should be defended and safeguarded at all costs. Canada's entry into the war. A discussion of patriotism. Natural instincts rebelling against such evils as Germany is inflicting. Fighting for ideals which are imponderable; Righteousness, Honour, Peace, Freedom. Leaving their triumph confidently in the Hands of the Almighty. The power of prayer. The word of the German fifth column propaganda. Concluding with a payer written by Admiral Nelson, on board the "Victory" after having given the order that commenced the battle of Trafalgar in 1805.