Suara Katolik

In Indonesia, Suara Katolik (English: Catholic Voice) is the official newspaper of the Catholic Party. It began to be published on 1924, as the mouthpiece of the Javan Catholic Political Union (PPKD).[2] The newspaper focused on social affairs.[3]

Suara Katolik
Suara Katolik.jpg
The front page of Suara Katolik on March 1953.
TypeQuarterly newspaper
FormatCompact
PublisherCentral Executive Council of the Catholic Party
Editor-in-chiefB.J.S Padmasepoetra[1]
Associate editorG. R. Schmitz
H. S. Hadisudibyo
I.J.Kasimo[1]
Founded1924 (as the mouthpiece of PPKD)
January 1, 1950; 72 years ago (1950-01-01) (as the mouthpiece of Catholic Party)[1]
LanguageIndonesian
Ceased publication1942

The newspaper ceased to be published following the occupation of the Japanese.[4] The newspaper began to be published again since 1 January 1950, a years after the establishment of the Catholic Party. The newspaper was organized by the Central Executive Council of the Catholic Party.[1]

BibliographyEdit

  • Pringgodigdo, Agustinus (1 January 1991), Ensiklopedi Umum [General Encyclopedia] (in Indonesian), Jakarta: Kanisius, ISBN 9789794135228
  • Muljana, Slamet (2008), Kesadaran Nasional: Dari Kolonialisme Sampai Kemerdekaan [National Consciousness: From Colonialism To Independence] (in Indonesian), vol. 1, Jakarta: Lkis Pelangi Aksara, ISBN 9789796871391
  • Kasimo Foundation (1989), Sekilas peranan awam Katolik Indonesia dalam bidang kenegaraan (in Indonesian), Jakarta: The Foundation

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d Suara Katolik. Jakarta. April 1953. p. 1.
  2. ^ Kasimo Foundation 1989, p. 24
  3. ^ Pringgodigdo 1991, p. 77
  4. ^ Muljana 2008, p. 324