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Arab Refugees

Practical Points Srs,-For the sufferings in Berlin, Hong Kong or Korea we may blame the Communists, but the plight of the Arab refugees is a problem created by the West; it is......

Equal Pay For Teachers

Woman ' s View SiR, - Only a recent convert to the doctrine of equal pay for equal work, I read with profound and ever increasing respect Mr. Searfe's masterly resume of the......

University Apostolate

The External Student SIR, The recent correspondence about Catholic university students and the chaplaincy problems in regard to them prompts me to suggest that the question......

New Churches

SLR,-I read the letter from Thomas A. Markus in THE CATHOLIC HERALD of March 27 with interest. May I make some observations. (1) In the case of cathedrals, either a competition......

• Chevetogne

Sr.-Since the Editor has stated that work for Christian Unity, on the same lines as that at Chevetogne, is done at St. Augustine's Abbey, Ramsgate, it may be as well to give the......

Fluorines : A Moral Issue ?

SIR,-What does Mr. McLachlan mean when he dismisses a moral issue as a "red herring"? The question of the compulsory mass dosing of the people of Britain by treating their......

Icthi.15 9

STR,-Surely your Catholic Evidence answer regarding the letters IHS overlooks the alternative explanation that they stand for Jesus Huios Soter-the "H" being used for the Greek......

Farm Street Window

SIR,-May I correct any false impression that may have been given to your readers, in your Art Critic's article on the new stained glass window in Farm Street Church, by her......

Modern Art

Sitt,-Miss Iris Conley, to do her justice, has forced your readers to think after seeing the photograph labelled "The Crucifixion" in your issue of March 27. The simplification......

Lament For The Times

The World We Live In SIR, - If, in a day given by its surely grieved Maker, "this blessed isle . . . this England" recovers from its moral, wsthetic and political sickness, the......

Marring The Impression

A colleague of mine and his fiancee went to Westminster Cathedral yesterday morning for the Palm Sunday ceremonies. They are both keenly interested in the Faith. My friend was......

Cardinal's Crosses

Referring to an enquiry with regard to Cardinal's Crosses in "Points from Letters," it might interest some of your readers to know that we have here a supply left over at the......

Brahms"requiem'

I should certainly like to know just why Brahms' "Requiem" is so often mentioned in "Listen to This." Why pick out a work which is so utterly foreign to Catholic sentiment and......

Competition In Convents

I was astounded to see a letter from "a mother" in which she says mothers may deplore the competitions in a convent. This is ridiculous, for the "Crusade of Rescue" is a......

Fine Church Music

Mr. R. A. Griffiths's love of Gregorian Chant and (presumably) Polyphony should urge him to learn to sing it himself, and not merely to want to listen to it; and he and his......

G.k.c. A Vernacularist ?

Was Chesterton merely indulging his sense of fun or was he at heart a vernacularist? This question struck me after reading the following quotation from a letter written by......

Children In Non-catholic Schools

Snt,-With reference to Mr. Dowden's letter in your issue of March 20 and Mr. Allen's in your issue of March 27, I would like to point out that many Catholic children attending......

James Ii

SIR,-Since James II was the sole Roman Catholic English Sovereign, it follows that "Bloody" Mary must have been an Anglican. From now on our Anglican friends can bear the odium......

Catholic1 Evidence I

Answers to your Questions Did the Church in 1904 recognise the Scottish law of cohabitation as validating marriage? TN 1904 the decree "Ne temere" 1 (Easter, 1908), which......

Schools And Colleges

ST. MARY'S PRIORY. PRINCETHORPE, near RUGBY BENE.DICTINE Boarding School for Girls atm sos. Recognised by the Ministry of Education. Pupils prepared for General Certificate of......