Page 4, 11th February 1977

11th February 1977
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Proposal To Close College Unwise

The Government's proposal to close one of our oldest Catholic colleges, St Mary's, Fenham, Newcastle-uponTyne, is thoroughly illconceived and must be decisively rejected by the......

Definition Of Progress

Speaking as an ordinary priest, I would like to thank Bishop Butler for his review of Fr Hans Kfing's book "On Being a Christian." Many priests and millions of ordinary......

Purifying Our Dialect

In response to Professor Hanson's original article in The Times (November 13) I was one of those who reacted favourably — albeit belatedly. I agreed that we are badly in need of......

Lack Of Support For Cpea

I was most interested to read the comments of Mrs Bradley in your issue of January 28. I have been involved very closely with Catholic education for over 20 years, (a) as a......

Day-to-day Running Of The School. Governors / Managers,...

chairman, are there to deal with matters of policy and assist and support the head and staff. They should, of course, be seen from time to time visiting the school and......

Difficulties Of Unity

Another Unity Week is with us. One tends to ask, at times, of what use? I have been told that whereas priests and ministers once walked on opposite sides of the road they are......

Guidance On Role Of Women

Further to recent correspondance concerning women priests, the fact that no women were present at the Last Supper cannot be relevant, first, because Our Lord's other instruction......

Stern Warning For Church

I was surprised that you made only a passing reference to the recently presented statistics on the Church in England and Wales in the Government publication "Social Trends."......

Tribute To 'a Reat Human Soul'

I was so pleased to read that Mr Philip Noel-Baker was presented with the Knighthood of St Sylvester by Cardinal Hume on behalf of the Pope for his international work for peace......

Right To Life

The United Nations Population Commission's resolution urging that population policies he taken into account in the preparation of any new international development strategy is a......

Time And Motion

Having read Bishop Guazzelli's article in your issue of January 28 it is clear that he is no businessman. He has given sufficient details to see that the Church is dissipating......

Humanist Answers

Mr St John-Stevas raised three very pertinent positionfinding questions on religious and moral education (January 14). May I give the humanist answers to these questions? I —......

Scottish Way

Mr Canavan's somewhat unreal look at Education may mislead your English readers as to happenings in schools North of the Border. The clergy here in Glasgow are most willing and......

Nigerian View Of N Ireland

I have been reading some correspondence in your paper under the heading "Foreign to the English." I assume it is written by English people. I refer to the letter of Alan Pavleu......

Help For Parishes

A group of about 12 of us, who are students at Sheffield pari s hUniv e r d s i u t r y, ing w t i h s h e w t o e e w k o o r f k u iil ly 9 a to 17 in exchange for......

Different Views On Unity

Further to your correspondence with reference to Christian Unity Week I would like to add my own experience. Our parish belongs to the local Council of Churches, and combined......

Church Appeals

From the Director of the Victoria and Albert Museum The Victoria and Albert Museum is organising an exhibition entitled, Change and Decay; the future of our churches, which will......

Ukrainian Priests Invited

On reading the article "Slipyj sends unauthorised priests in" by a Staff Reporter in your issue of January 28, one gets the impression that the Patriarch (we call him, His......