18th July 1969

18th July 1969
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Abortion --the Fight Goes On, Says M.p.

BY A STAFF REPORTER F RESH A 1TEMPTS to modify the Abortion Act are to be made by Mr. Norman St. JohnStevas, Conservative M.P. for Chelmsford, following his narrow failure by......

Latin Mass Leaders Quit Over Policy

BY A STAFF REPORTER 1/1 EMBERS of the Latin Mass Society have opted for a policy "to press for the retention of the Tridentine Mass as an alternative rite". This policy,......

Pope Prays For Moon 'heroes'

A MER [CA'S planned land ing on the Moon foretold other scientific conquests "of which even the imagination cannot now dream," Pope Paul said on Sunday when he gave his weekly......

'risk Of Showdown At Synod'

FROM A ROME CORRESPONDENT CARDINAL DANIELOU. the French Jesuit professor at the Sorbonne. said last week that the Synod of Bishops in Rome next October must not turn into a......

Ampleforth Boys' Hare Hunting 'uncivilised'

BY A STAFF REPORTER HUNTING hares with a pack of beagles by boys of the Catholic public school Ampleforth was criticised this week as "uncivilised" by Mr. Sydney Pepper,......

Char 'disappointment', Says Cardinal Heenan

FROM A SPECIAL CORRESPONDENT THE European Bishops' Conference last week was a "disappointment." Cardinal Heenan told a Press conference in Chur. Switzerland, on Thursday last......

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Social Justice Issue Causes Church Split In Argentina

FROM A SPECIAL CORRESPONDENT A DISPUTE between conservative and progressive Catholics in Rosario, Argentina's second largest city, is growing worse every day despite calls by......

British Churches Combine To Fight World Poverty

BY A STAFF REPORTER T HE role of Churches in Britain in fighting world poverty and aiding development is to be discussed at a conference at the Hayes Conference Centre,......

Ladies' Day At Westminster

by Maureen Vincent VICTORIA Station seethed • with hot, sticky, irritable people, most of them intent on the anxious and depressing business of getting away on holiday to enjoy......

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Churches Dragging Their Feet In Helping Immigrants

by HUGH KAY T HE Rose Report on Race Relations in Britain. published last week, shows that the churches in this country, and the Catholic Church in particular, are not pulling......

Young People's Retreat With A Difference

by PAULA DAVIES R EMEMBER those retreats at school, those three days of silence, reading and prayer, interspersed with dull sermons? They were supposed to "prepare you for......

Few Plaudits For Cardinal's Attack On Marxism

TWICE in eight days Car dinal Conway, Archbishop of Armagh and Primate of All Ireland, has hit out at Marxism. Warning the Irish people against it, he said that everywhere......

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Anglican Methodist Disunity

By k John Coventry, 11 ANGLICAN arithmetic, a leading Anglican once remarked, is rather unusual: for the Church of England is composed of a solid 75 per cent. centre, with 25......

Major Threat To Constitutional Liberty

by NormanSt.John-Stevas T HE Government's decision not to implement the report of the boundary commission which changes the confines of 322 out of the 630 existing......

Hidden Divisions Among Bishops

By DOUGLAS BROWN I „ AST week's symposium of European bishops at Chur in Switzerland hit the headlines because of the rival assembly of noisy radical priests in the same town.......

Ulster On The Boil

IN but unqualified condemnation 2 is appropriate for the initial outburst of f E thuggery last weekend which precipitated the f :2 most ugly violence that has swept Northern......

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Money Spent On Papal Outposts

MR. P. S. HETHERINGTON (July 4) very justifiably, in my view, expresses doubts about the wisdom with which "Church money" (really the property of the people held in trust) is......

Pope Paul Has Set Aside Prohibition Of St. Pius V

M AY 1 ask the hospitality of your columns to explain the position of a Catholic like myself who regards the retention of the Tridentine Mass of cardinal importance? The basic......

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attack on Investiture 11 . FEEL obliged to comment 1 . on the rather scathing comments made by Mr. Moorhouse (July 4) in his reference to the Investiture of Prince Charles. I......

Children, Teaching And Sin

M AY I thank the people who wrote to me after the publication of my letter in your issue of June 27? May I also develop my point, in order to clear up a few misunderstandings?......

Receiving Communion In The Hand

- QUESTIONS 8i ANSWERS Conducted by Fr. JOHN SYMON Question — Does the new "Order of Mass" contain any ruling about the laity receiving Holy Communion in their hands? G. B.,......

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A Jesuit In Norway

by JAMES LAVER Norway by Philip Caraman. S.J. Illustrated by Lita Anker (Longmans 45s.) E VEN those of us who know Scandinavia quite well are still puzzled by it. It seems......

Peace Guerrillas

by ARCHBISHOP ROBERTS, S.J. Non-Violence or Non-Existence by Satish Kumar (Christian Action, London 10s. 6d.) Village Christians in Hindu Culture by P. Y. Luke and John B.......

Man's Confrontation

C ERTAIN television program urns are, in their different medium, the equivalent of the non-fiction book. They are an author tackling a well-defined subject. It might be Desmond......

Cuba's Bourgeois Hero

rONTEMPORARY cine ma is decidedly curate'seggy. For the slightly cracked assortment reviewed here. I have sampled club cinema programmes in Club Cinema premises not the Mall's......

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Are Aborted Babies Being Burned Alive?

asks woman M.P. BY A STAFF REPORTER C ONCERN that aborted foetuses were being put into hospital boilers while still alive was expressed by Mrs. Jill Knight, Conservative M.P.......

Anglican Church Now Catholic

A RCHBISHOP COWDE ROY of Southwark and the Anglican Bishop of Southwark, Dr. Stockwood, attended the formal opening of St. Patrick's Church, Plumstead, S.E. London, which was......

Catholics At Methodist Conference

T WO Catholic observers will be attending art 11day conference of about 115 Methodist leaders from all parts of the world which opens in Oxford on Monday. Canon William Purdy,......