Page 2, 10th November 1939

10th November 1939
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War Aims A Christian Front

SIR,—In view of your timely reminder in your issue of October 27 that " the immediate thinking out of a peace settlement in terms of the principles of a European order " is "......

Banns Of Marriage

Ste,-As an Anglo-Catholic who reads your excellent paper week by week, I have noted with interest, under John Brown's Scruples on the calling of Banns of Marriage, the following......

Fr. Coughlin And The Irish

SIR.-I heard the remark of Mr Raymond Gram Swing on the wireless when he mentioned quite simply and without animus that Father Coughlin's remarks about England were vitriolic.......

The Liturgy And Hymns Vernacular At High Mass

SIR, — In a recent issue Mr W. H. P. Boyd advocates the singing of vernacular hymns during the Solemn High Mass. He is certainly speaking of Solemn Mass (" If I choose to offer......

Convert's View

S1R,-Those who advocate. singing of hymns during Mass may be interested En this quotation from a recent convert's letter : " When I read letters in the CATHOLTC HERALD wanting......

Latin And Eternal Life

SIR,—With all due deference to yet another " Master of Arts," I did not " put a knowledge of Latin on a level with Holy Communion," but merely used a comparison to show that......

Dublin For The Great Eucharistic Congress A Few Years Ago,

and went one day with my friends to Glasnevin Cemetery. My friends were Irish Catholics, and they innocently asked one of the sextons where it was that Michael Collins was......

The Ukraine Is It Russian ?

SK—Does Mr A. Moore intend to renew the futile controversy which over a number of years has been carried on intermittently in the Catholic Press of this country, too often with......

Ukrainians Are Dinaric

Ste,-Those of us wteo have blood relatives in Western Ukissine are deeply indebted to the CATHOLILI HERALD and to the Catholic Press in general for its generous attitude to 'the......

The Use Of "father" Orz:gin Of Custom

" Here's The Answer" (CATHOLIC HERALD, October 27) it is said that the use of " Father " for the secular clergy came in about sixty years ago. There is, if I remember aright, a......

Badges And Medals For The Troops

SIR,-May I trespass on the restricted space of the CATHOLIC HERALD to bring to the notice of your readers a pressing need which provides an opening for an excellent form of war......

" A Little Explosion"

Sis,-In the name of a number of puzzled readers, may I ask you to tell us a little more of what is meant in the last paragraph of the sub-leader under the above title in your......

Books For Evacuated Children

Sue-There has been an immediate response to .the request you kindly Inserted. Donors have Veen given the names and addresses of nuns in charge of children. Through the......

A.r.p. Early Shop Closing M.p.s' Opposition

From Alfred Denville, M.P. SIR,—One cannot understand the attitude of the Birmingham shopkeepers boycotting Sir Patrick Hannon. We who sit in the House know he is doing his very......

" The Wandering Jew"

Sitn-Perhaps your film editor will be able to enlighten us in regard to the film entitled The Wandering Jew. Ostensibly, it shows the hardships the Jews have suffered through......

Mass And War Prayer For Peace

Sue-It seems to be plain from recent experience, especially (though not exclusively) in country churches, that probably very few people are aware that prayers for the war are......

Lizatenoar Of The Meek

Sunday, November 12. Twentyfourth Sunday after Pentecost. St. Martin I. The church of St. Martin in Rome enshrines the relics of its famous patron, a Pope of the seventh......

Mrs Fitzherbert And The Prince Regent

Sia,-In Mr Anstruther's review of the latest life of Mrs Fitzherbert, reference Is made to the gory scene which met the frightened eyes of Mrs Fitzherbert and forced her to......