9th October 1970

9th October 1970
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50 Lay Groups Submit Views To Bishops

BY A STAFF REPORTER M ORE than 50 lay Catholic bodies have submitted statements to help the Bishops of England and Wales prepare their Ethical Guidelines, which are to be......

Egg-throwing Mars Nixon's Irish Visit

BY A SPECIAL CORRESPONDENT PRESIDENT NIXON'S European tour, culminating in a 48-hour visit to Ireland—marred only by three egg-throwing incidentsended this week with hopes of a......

Celebrations For The 40 Martyrs

PARISHES throughout the country arc preparing to celebrate the canonisation on October 25 of the Forty English Martyrs. On that day, fur example, parishes at Crawley New Town,......

Visit By Cardinal Suenens

C ARDINAL SUENENS, Archbishop of MalinesBrussels and Primate of Belgium. is paying a four-day visit to England next week, during which he will deliver four lectures. He will......

Priests Disowned By Dutch Bishop

FROM A SPECIAL CORRESPONDENT BISHOP ZWARTKRUIS of Haarlem, whose diocese takes in the Amsterdam students' parish which recently allowed a married ex-Jesuit priest to say Mass,......

Priests Arrested In East Europe

FROM A SPECIAL CORRESPONDENT S EVERAL priests are being detained by security forces in Budapest and other parts of Hungary, according to the Vienna Catholic Press Agency. Two......

Pope's Mass

in Sydney for youth MORE than 100,000 young people from all parts of Australia and from Papua and New Guinea are expected to attend a special open-air Mass for youth which Pope......

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Pope Praises St. Catherine's Obedience

FROM A ROME CORRESPONDENT PROCLAIMING St. Catherine of Siena a Doctor of the Church on Sunday, Pope Paul cited her as an example of the obedience the modern Church requires.......

'doctors' Lives Of Prayer'

BY A STAFF REPORTER „THERE is no new theo logy, there are no new doctors, no new theologians. 4 .1'here is only the old theology 'redeveloped and re-presented :so that it can......

Prom Early Last Sunday

morning, St. Francis Day. priests began celebrating Mass around the saint's tomb in the crypt of the Basilica in Assisi named after him. The four altars. one on each of the......

Monks Urged To 'shake The World'

FROM A ROME CORRESPONDENT BENEDICTINE monks must remain true to the spirit and rule of their founder, Pope Paul VI told over 200 monks of the Order when, at a general Chapter......

Fighting Stops Sale Of Religious Objects

FIGHTING and jostling broke up an auction of religious articles in Versailles last week as about 4(X) demonstrators protested against the sale as being sacrilegious. The......

Sister's Diamond Jubilee

C ELEBRATING her diamond jubilee as a religious is Sister David Power, of Hollymount Convent, ottington. Near Bury. She joined the Congregation of the Sisters of Charity in......

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Gabriel Fallon's Dublin Diary

W HAT with the Nixon visit and its inevitable protests, vocal and otherwise; the breakdown in the arms conspiracy trial; the zany five months bank strike with its backlo g of......

No Easy Answer To Departures

W ITH a steady stream of priests and nuns leavint: the life to which they had once pledged a life-long commitment an inquiry into their reasons would appear to be called for.......

Magazine For 'top Class Population'

Nixon's host M AN years ago the Belfast-born dramatist, Mr. St. John Ervine (whose love of the South and its natives is hardly surpassed by that of the Rev. Ian Paisley) wrote......

Real Lest For Ring Harold

by IAN WALLER THE Labour Party confer encc was to have been. like the Liberals the week before althou g h for very different reasons. a non-event and, tip to a point. . the......

Reflection

by Canon F. H. Drinkwcster . `God hath exalted him' T HE more firm our faith in Our Lord's bodily resurrection and the more clearly we distinguish between the "consciousness"......

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Tory Plans For Unions

;Illum11e,. 1ri. illi11111111 1 111111.11 111V 1111 , 1i111 1 11111111 1 111111101 t. 114.111 1111 1111-11 , 1111 I, 111 T HE Tory programme for reforming industrial relations......

Freedom To Strike

Despite these warnings, it remains true to say that the Tory proposals could herald a • radical and welcome reformation of labour relations. They do, to some degree, interfere......

Lay Down Rules—then Leave It To The People'

11" ADY Antonia Fraser is - 1 —A the daughter of a former Labour Minister, the wife of a former Tory one. Her own success as an author, her appointment on the Arts Council, and......

The Power And The Glory

O NE major point of dillerence between the Chris tianity of East and West has been the different emphases that have been given within the two traditions to cross and glory. The......

The Beauty Of The World

This glory of God, its contemplation by the saved, will coastitute the life of the world to come. The darkness and shadows of this world will finally be rolled away in a great......

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Quoted Out Of Context

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W Hat A Pity P. W. Durack (september 25) In His

efforts to find a loophole for the Renewalists' attempt to justify contraception, quoted the encyclical Httmattae Vitae so much out of context. Your correspondent should......

Stimulating O Ne Comprehensive Letter To You Will Save My...

I am devoted to the CATIIOLIC HERALD and find in it a great deal of stimulation for my Catholic life. Sometimes. in these "modern" days there are things with which I cannot......

Reply To Renewal Group From Very Worried Catholic

I AM indebted to Mr. Simon Brydcn-Brook (October 2) for the pity he feels for "all such sorry souls" as myself. He gives an impressive selection of texts to prove to the fearful......

I Came To Love These

hippies F R. L. E. WHAT MORE (September 18) has been fully answered by the letters of Bishop Worlock's chaplain and Fr. Milton in your issue of September 25, Nevertheless,......

.gabbling R Eferring To Fr. J. Symon's "question And...

the Rosary (Oct 2). how glad 1 ant to see in stated in print at last, that it is useless to exhort us to come to the Rosary said in public "in a deadly. dull fashion," From......

Conducted By Fr. John Symon

Question -I limit tont/ that a non-Catholic none not receive Hid) , ( . . - nir11111111 . 01.1 at Mass and so, when accompanying Protestant friends to Mass, I have adopted the......

Defeatist Policy On Moral Standards By Times Editor

M R. REES-MOGG'S principle, as editor 01 The Times, and as expressed (October 2) to Mr. Auberon Waugh, is this: that "those of a minority religion cannot and need not invariably......

Ireland's Public Rosaries

'R ECENTLY your . Dublin Diary writer, Mr. Gabriel Fallon. referred to the Weekly Public Rosaries that are taking root here in Dublin and in other parts of Ireland, He doubted......

New Liturgy

A FTER reading your report of September 18 on the celebration of the Tridentine Mass, I feel that I must speak up for the New Order of Mass, If the New Order is celebrated as it......

No Need To

tolerate this play M AY I endorse must heartily Mr. Rooke-Ley's protest (Oct. 2) against the blasphemous play "Council of Love" now being produced. Anyone who breaks an......

Common Market

Y OU have in two successive weeks advocated our entry into the Common Market. Will you give space to a contrary view? The Common Market is not a free and terminable economic......

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Tantalising Reconstruction Of A Divided Life

by RIVERS SCOTT The Properly Basket by Robert Speaight (Collins-Harvill 63s.) I T NEED not imply implacable hostility to the alleged renewal going on at the present time to......

Mind Of The Beholder

by BERNARD SWINDELLS, Si. Cosmology by Jean Charon (World University Library Weidenfcld & Nicolson 35s.) T HIS book can certainly be recommended to anyone who is interested......

The Wild, The Tame And The Human

by MAUREEN CARROLL Innocent Killers by Jane and Hugo van Lawick-Goodall (Collins 45s.) The Dog by Ferdinand Mery (Cassell 84s.) "THIS book, the first of two dealing with......

Church History By Dom. Peter Flood, O.s.b.

T HIS second volume of a series that will obviously prove a need for any library and for all interested in the history of Christendom, amply rewards those who make time to......

Need For A Medical Ombudsman

by Paula Davies E LEVEN years seems a long time to wait for an operation. Admittedly varicose veins are not going to kill the patient but living with them for a decade must be......

Stage Christ Of Skilful Artificer

by G. T. TYRRELL Son of Man. a Play by Dennis Potter (Andrew Deutsch 30s.) IN a recent review for one 21of the posh papers, Dennis Potter described-whether deservedly I cannot......

Rich Liturgical Fare

Lectionary (Jelovilcm Bible -Version) Readers' Edition (Geoffrey Chapman 70s.) PUBLISHED today, this topographical masterpiece now makes available for the new army of (willing......

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A Long Revolution

ALMOST the whole of the evening's viewing on BBC-1 last Sunday was devoted to one programme, a two-and-a-half hour epic, On Trial, an account of the hearing against assorted......

Delicacy And Perfection

R OBERT BRESSON is our greatest Catholic, probably the greatest expressly Christian film-maker. Ile is unique among directors in another respect: in his pursuit of the paradox......

Frontier City Of

F EW cities in Europe are so gay and fascinating as Bask. the Swiss frontier city which is situated on the Rhine, at the meeting point of the three countries. France, Germany......

Boys' Choir To Tour Ireland

T HE Little Singers of St. Joseph the Worker, of Southdene. Kirkby. leave Liverpool next Friday for an eight-day tour of West Ireland. They will give concerts of sacred, folk......

Ecumenism In Liverpool Cathedral

T HE first ecumenical gathering to be held in Liverpool's Catholic Metropolitan Cathedral — a Christian Aid all-night vigil—will take place on Friday, November 13. Janet......

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Needs Of Elderly Urged On Heath At Blackpool

BY A STAFF REPORTER M ORE aid to countries too poor to care for their own old people; more purpose housing for old people in Britain; special transport facilities and......

`silent Majority' Urged To Defend The Church

BY A STAFF REPORTER MR, PATRICK WALL, M.P., issued a ringing call to the "silent majority" of Catholics to speak out in defence of the Church when he addressed the annual......

Bridges Walk To Aid Handicapped

THE seventh "Cross the Bridges of London" sponsored 20-mile walk to help severely handicapped young people, organised by REHAB, is being held on October 25 (from Kew Bridge to......

Obituary

.Uardinal Aloisi Masella, the oldest member of the Sacred College. aged 91. in Rome. His death reduced the number of cardinals to 12g. He ranked only second in ceremonial......