Page 7, 12th April 2002

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A Challenge For The Children Of Abraham

THE DEADLY surge of violence in the Middle East has cast a troubling shadow over this year's Easter celebrations. As Catholics around the world marked the feast of peace, joy......

Towards An Authentic Theology

From Rev John M Redford Sir, Francesca Murphy of Aberdeen University (Comment, Mar. 29) may justly consider that "Catholic theologians are better off in today's Religious......

Satanic Ritual Abuse: Fact Or Fiction?

From Mrs Valerie Sinason Sir, Further to Professor La Fontaine's letter (Mar. 29) the problem was not your correspondent Simon Caldwell paying "too much attention" to my......

Islam Is A Peaceful Religion

From Fr Eamon Murray Sir, I would like to take exception to Mr Gerard Hanratty's suggestion (letters, Mar. 29), that Islam is a warlike religion. Mr Hanratty was rather......

New Iconoclasts

From Mr Peter I. Robinson Sir, Fr Anthony Symondson, a Jesuit, is "horrified" by the journal of a Puritan iconoclast, describing the vandalising of English churches between 1530......

Faithful Readings

From Canon Timothy Ross Sir, I am a great admirer of Fr Rolheiser, whose column I read week on week. I wonder though whether there is a danger of current spirituality emptying......

Testing Faith

From Mrs Catherine Lane Sir, Could someone inform Eric Hester (Education, Mar. 29) that about 64,000 pupils from Catholic schools sit the NEAB AQA GCSE option which • involves a......

Missal Delay

From Mr J T van der Linden Sir, Your readers may be interested to know that the New Missal (report, Mar. 29) in the official Latin text was approved by the Pope on January 11,......

In Search Of The Patriarch

To VENEZIA for the Easter weekend, in search of the Patriarch tipped as papabile, Archbishop Angelo Schola, said to be a devotee of Communione e Liberazione, and erstwhile......