Page 4, 10th January 1992

10th January 1992
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The Blackboard Bias

DESMOND ALBROW EDUCATION is far too important a matter to he left entirely to teachers. We are all entitled to throw in our own penn'orth of wisdom in any debate on the present......

A Moment

of shame THE web of intrigue revealed by the church-appointed commission this week into how a French Nazi collaborator was hidden from the authorities for 45 years by right-wing......

Demolition Job

THERE are some who ask, from time to time, what the point is of contributing valuable resources to an organisation like the Society for the Protection of Unborn Children, a......

No Apologies For Newman

SOME 15,000, to 20,000 people lined the route when Cardinal Newman's body was taken the eight miles to Rednal from the Birmingham Oratory, and it is perhaps reasonable to......

It's Not Words That Count On Disability But Active...

CLARE Connors delivers a wellaimed slap at those who do not use the "approved" words of the guide-lines of the World Health Organisation regarding people with disabilities. I......

Woolly Thinking In Family Quiz

IN the Catholic Herald (December 20) two answers to the Family Quiz are misleading. (1)The Council of Trent defined the form of sacrament of the Holy Eucharist (ie the words......

Happy To Shop On A Sunday

THE argument relating to Sunday trading is not, as Peter Kinsella (December 27) seents to think, between "leafy Bishop's Stortford" and the inner cities. The argument is about......

Escriva Insulted

DURING a short visit to Britain my attention was drawn to your report (January 3) on the forthcoming beatification of the Venerable Josemaria Escriva next May. I feel your......

Points Of View In General

YOUR leader "Internationalism sets church pulses racing" (December 13) refers to subsidiarity, which was, of course, in the church's social teaching long before it was seen as......