Page 2, 11th June 1954

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Children Forward But Religiously Backward

Higher Education Exclusively Secular From the Rev. W. J. Randall former Editor, "Catholic Gazette. SIR,-Letters in your issues of May 21 and 28 raise indirectly a Most important......

Cobbett's Classic

sm,May I support Mr. Bradbury's plea for a new edition of William Cobbett's "History of the Protestant Reformation"? Genuine copies of the original text are hard to come by.......

National Prayers

S1R, - Patricia Whittaker does well to applaud the Cardinal's message to the Queen and to urge the proper association of Catholics with national anniversaries. The Reformation......

The 'corpse-christ'

SIR,Attention should be called to the resemblance between the Mercers Hall figure of Christ and the "Corpse Christ" (Leichnam Chrishis) of Southern Germany. There. in small......

Mere Converts

Sra,-Can it be possible that there are Catholics possessed of so distorted a sense of values that they can consider as inferior Catholics those who, without their own advantage......

Women: Are They Undereducated And Are They Underpaid?

SIR, -It is time that a summingup was attempted in the debates concerning women's pay and education. Ridding ourselves of the preconceived prejudices. which both sides have......

Football Pools

Development Societies sm, Your correspondents. R. D. Williamson and L. C. Stephens, 11 Overton Crescent, Havant, write regarding the position of the Catholic Development......

King Henry Vi

Sta.One wonders how many Londoners are familiar with the stained glass medallion of King Henry in the top right-hand corner of the window to the right of the south door of the......

Pre-marriage 7 Alks

Snt,-We should be most grateful if you would allow us to inform your readers that two series of premarriage talks are to be held on Sunday, June 20, and Sunday, October 17.......

Railway Dispute

SIR.-May I ask Fr. Edward Holloway whether he believes (I) that railwaymen are the only people whose jobs require them to lodge away from home sometimes; and (2) that workers......

Choirmaster's Wages

S1R.-To Fr. Rogers's "It is among the clergy that we find so many musical illiterates" (CATHOLIC HERALD, April 9), 1 partly agree, but this should not prevent good Standards of......

How Heathen Is Britain'

sm.-It has been pointed out to me that in my article "The Heart of Religion," I gave the title of Mr. B. G. Sandhurst's book wrongly. Its proper title is, of course, How Heathen......