Page 3, 11th June 1954

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The Pope In Our Own Homes

T A/ THE television high-light of V this week, Indeed, in many respects, the high-light of television history, took place on the evening of the Feast of Pentecost when the......

The Short Play Is Better

D ADIO. Nothing stands out as the "listening event of the week, but there were many pinpoints of enjoyment and, here and there, a black patch. 'The English Sunday," in the......

Greatest Spanish Composer

MANUF.L DE FALLA, by Jaime Pahissa, translated from the Spanish by Jean Wagstaff (Museum Press, 151.). n ENERALLY accepted as the greatest of Spanish composers. Manuel de Falls......

Gardening

P ANSMS this year-at any rate in the South-seem to be unusually fine. There are wonderful shades to be had : deep claret colour, pale rose. gold, blue-black, and all those......

The Fourth Gospel

Anglican Canon accepts St. John's authorship By Fr.. J. H. CREHAN, S.J. THE GOSPEL ACCORDING TO ST. JOHN: Its Interpretation and Criticism. by R. A. Edwards (Eyre and......

Old And New Notions In Stitchery

CONTEMPORARY EMBR 01. DERY DESIGN. by Joan Nicholson (Botsford, 16s.). IA A CAREFULLY stitched piece of embroidery with a bad design is heartbreaking. But it is more depressing......

All Sorts : By Fr. Bernard Basset, S.j.

The Martyrs are honoured in a prison R EMARKS published here about devotion to the English Martyrs brought in many letters and comments from readers and an admirable magazine......

Art Upstage

1TIEATRECRAFT, by Harald Mel. viii (Rockliff Publishing Corporation Ltd., 21s.). In this book, the word "theatre" should undoubtedly appear between inverted commas, which have......

Sons Of God

GOD OUR FATHER, by Fr. Hugh Kelly, S.J. (Gill and Son, 6s.). This is a complete theological exposition of the doctrine of our adoption as the "sons of God." albeit intended for......

Old Testament And New Tales

OLD TESTAMENT STORIES, re told by s. Patrick Pringle (Evans. 7s. ‘d.). THE STORY OF JESUS, told for young people by Augustus Muir (Odhams, 12s. 6da. T HE story of the Jews from......

A Letter To Catholic Schoolboys

All your short lives you have been accustomed to heat those about you speak of war. the threat of it and the destruction that follows on it Do you ever think of the war that has......

Perfect Religious Painting

El Greco's Visions of Holiness By IRIS CONLAY EL GRECO : Paintings, Drawings. Sculptures, by Ludwig Goldscheider (Phaidon Press, 42e.). L GRECO shares with Fra Angelico the......

Three's Company In Trouble

But Look for Trouble and You Get Too Much Company By Douglas Baber STEPHANIA. by Ilona Karmel (Seeker and Warburg, 15s.). CROOKED WALL, by Faith Compton Mackenzie (Jonathan......