1st May 1970

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Catholic Herald

No. 4,386 May 1, 1970 Ninepence...

Pope's Guidelines For Mixed Marriages

BY A STAFF REPORTER P OPE PAUL'S Motu Proprio (personal directive) on mixed marriages, issued this week in Rome, does not appear to allow for their celebration in non-Catholic......

Two New Auxiliaries For Westminster

BY A STAFF REPORTER T WO new Auxiliary Bishops of Westminster have been appointed by Pope Paul. They are Canon Victor Guazzelli, Vicar-General of the archdiocese, and Fr.......

Protest At Cathedral Service

A JOINT Catholic and Church of England service in Liverpool's Anglican Cathedral was interrupted on Sunday by militant Protesr tants for the second time this year. This time......

Churches Unite To Defy Smith Regime

FROM A SPECIAL CORRESPONDENT rrHE heads of all the major Christian churches in Rhodesia agreed on Tuesday to unite in defiance of the new Land Tenure Act, which divides the......

Wide-ranging Agenda For Priests' Talks

BY A STAFF REPORTER D ETAILS of the topics to be discussed at the National Conference for the Clergy at Wood Hall, Linton, Yorks. in June have been circulated this week to the......

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Pope Criticises Press Reports Of Sardinia Stone-throwing

FROM A ROME CORRESPONDENT R EPORTS in the Italian Press about a stone-throwing incident during his one-day visit to Sardinia last Friday were criticised by the Pope. He......

Bishops Urged To Extend Lay Role

BY A STAFF REPORTER T HE National Laity Commission has advised the bishops of England and Wales that extension of the training of the lay apostolate should be a major priority......

Catholic Schools In Tl6m. Plan

T HE following 25 Catholic schools are to be improved or replaced under the Government's £16 million programme to start in 1971-72. The list, announced on April 23, included 182......

Fr. Ripley Leaves Enquiry Centre

wR. FRANCIS J. RIPLEY, who has been in charge of Liverpool's Catholic Enquiry Centre at St. Augustine's, Great Howard Street, has been appointed parish priest of St. Oswald's,......

Charity Sisters' Flew President S Ister Mary Coyne Was...

of the English Federation of the Order of Our Lady of Charity at the order's federal chapter, held at Park Place, Wickham, Hants. recently. The chapter was presided over by......

Archbishop Beck Recovering Well

A RCHBISHOP BECK of 4-3 Liverpool, who entered the Lourdes Hospital. Liverpool, on April 13 for a hernia operation, is recovering well and was able to offer Mass last week. It......

Warning Against Lip-service To Vatican Ii By Bishop Worlock

BY A STAFF REPORTER M ERELY to assemble representatives to an annual meeting was to give lip-service to the Vatican Council's decrees unless work continued in the deaneries......

Mary, Full Of Grace

M ARY-a very real Israelite woman, no doubt, and yet a symbol, a sign among the stars, a dream something like that of Paradise regained, a representative personality, summing up......

Mixed Marriages

approach on the part of the Church. The onus is now put firmly upon the Catholic partner. The Motu Proprio makes it clear that the Catholic must avoid endangering his own faith......

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Accidents Don't Just Happen

by PAULA DAVIES o UR youngest child. not yet two, fell down a few stairs onto her head, went pale green in colour, was sick and became dopey. The classic symptoms of head......

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E Opinion

Forward and ; backward P OPE PAUL'S Motu Proprio on mixed mar riages, in releasing the non-Catholic party from any obligation to make formal promises about rearing the......

Good Appointments

A WARM welcome is in order for the announcement that Westminster is to have two new Auxiliary bishops. The increase is in line with the customs of other busy and populous......

Even Holland Has Moderates And Latin Mass

from Gerard Noel in Holland F OLLOWING Bishop Zwartkruis's summing up of the Dutch Pastoral Council in last week's CATHOLIC HERALD, I came to Holland to meet representatives of......

Damping Down Election Fever

by Norman St. John Stevas D URING the last week it has become apparent even to the least politically interested that the General Election campaign is in full swing. The secret......

The Church And Mixed Marriages

T HE following is the "Motu proprio" issued yesterday, determining norms for mixed marriages: Mixed marriages, that is to say marriages in which one party is a Catholic and the......

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But Vatican I

was not blind on this issue CASSELL'S dictionary defines INFALLIBLE as exempt from liability to error or failure. It defines INDESTRUCTIBLE as incapable of being destroyed. It......

Selective Protest By Left

I DON'T see what else I can add to my statement that I'm against apartheid and I'm quite unable to see how it can 'be described as coy (April 17) by Cyril Myerscough. The......

Constructive Points In Manifesto

T AM unable to find the 18 Liverpool Priests' Manifesto (April 17) unconstructive. Eleven proposals were in favour of more consultation and cooperation between clergy and laity......

The Way To Defeat Pornography

I DO not find Mr. Norman St. John-Stcvas's arguments (April 17) against the unrestricted sale of pornography in Denmark, or elsewhere, very convincing. It is true as he says,......

Opening Floodgates For Filth

m R. NORMAN ST. JOHNSTEVAS is right to warn us of the dangers attending the complete abolition of all forms of censorship. But why does he consider that "books like 'Lady......

Roman Missal And New Rite Distinguished

W HEN Fr. Tutto (April 24) in his reply to my letter of April 17, says that "it is not correct to distinguish between the Roman Missal and the New Rite," he is venturing to......

Why The Catholic Union Is Almost At A Standstill

M R. O'KEEFFE'S article in your issue of April 17 was most welcome in that it brought to the notice of your Catholic readers the futlity of the Catholic Union in its present......

A Stooge And A Murderer

L EWIS STEDMAN JONES tells us (April 17) in an article rather unusual for a Catholic paper this side of the Curtain, that we ought not to have opposed Bela Kun, Lenin and the......

Question And Answer

Participation at Mass Conducted by Fr. JOHN SYMON Question — The Liturgy Constitution recommends active participation by the congregation at Mass but, as for many centuries......

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A Holy Roman Emperor Of Sagacity Without Magnetism

by Sir CHARLES PETRIE Charles V by Otto von Reissburg (Weidenfeld & Nicolson 50s.) T HIS book Is to be welcomed, for although the translator's style is admittedly none of the......

Good Writing About The Countryside

by JOSEF MURREN Cumberland Heritage by Molly Lefebure (Gollancz 45s.) THIS is a thoughtful book, accurately produced with nicely varied pictures. It can be recommended to......

Control Of Life

The Biocrats by Gerald Leach (Jonathan Cape, 35s.) WHO are the Biocrats? v v They are the practitioners of the science relating to the control of life processes, and Gerald......

The Vilified Advocate Of Human Brotherhood

by ELIZABETH HAMILTON Martin Luther King by David L. Lewis (Allen Lane The Penguin Press 63s.) MARTIN LUTHER KING died on April 4, 1968, on the balcony of a motel at Memphis,......

Religious Paperbacks By Barbara Hamilton-smith

A Kind of Praying by Rex Chapman (SCM 13s.). These meditations, based on gospel stories, are clearly not intended to be read at one sitting (as one does for reviewing), but to......

Irish History's Great Non-event

by FERGUS MOORE The Irish Convention 1917-18 by R. B. McDowell (Rut ledge & Kegan Paul 45s.) T HE Irish Convention of 1917-18 must rank, in contemporary parlance, as the......

Soot-and-whitewash

by DERIC FULLER Baroque Churches by P. and C. Cannon-Brookes (Paul Hamlyn 25s.) T HIS book, and the series to which it belongs, is excellent value for moneY. Any book nowadays......

People Talking About Themselves

MARTINE LEGGE Journey from the North Vol. II the Autobiography of Storm Jameson (Collins Harwill 50s.). One Life by Christian Barnard and Curtis Bill Pepper (Harrap 55s.).......

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Seven Separate Sorts Of Violence

by H. R. F. KEATING ONCE again TV sex and violence have become the subject of a certain amount of public outcry, with the Home Secretary not so long ago telling both the ITA and......

A Conventional Concoction

by FREDA BRUCE LOCKHART TWO new Hollywood pic tures inspire the instant reaction—part comfort, part irritation: "Good Heavens! are they still making this one?" Airport ("A,"......

The English Holiday Abroad

by ROBERT SOUTHERN T O the older generation, Malta is the George Cross Island. But what of it today? Independent of Britain: no longer purely a Naval dockyard, it has turned to......

Carol Channing At 'the Lane'

by MARTINE LEGGE C AROL CHANNING has the kind of super star quality which can hold an audience even when she muffs her lines develops a shiny red nose and makes no concession......

Religious And Lay Social Workers Must Link

T HE need for new forms of co-operation between Religious engaged in social work inside the Catholic Church and lay social workers was emphasised at a conference at Plater......

Motoring To Passion Play

M ANY motorists may wish to see the Passion Play in Oberammergau this summer but are deterred from booking as all that has been offered is in relation to "inclusive tours"......

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Security And Gain

by DON EGLINGTON W ITH financial advertisements aimed at the public now covering such a wide field—deposit schemes, savings plans, life assurance, unit trusts, to mention only......

Finance And The Family

IT is a hard fact of life that financial problems follow in the wake of prolonged illness or tragedy in the family. Although we would all like to be prudent and put away......

Ways And Means

by ROY GURNEY VERYONE is after our money these days. We are bombarded with schemes for saving and investment, and it is difficult to know how to choose. Television and......

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Buying Unit Trusts

by CHRISTOPHER HART j' Nlf trusts are the ideal way for the small investor to put money into the Stock Exchange. This is not to say that the stock market itself is always worth......

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The Church And Mixed Marriages

just as she does the others, by her legislation and pastoral care. With all this in mind, no one will be really surprised to find that even the canonical discipline on mixed......