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" Ronnie" Or "knox"?

Englishing the Bible, by Mgr. Knox. (B.O.W., 5s.) Reviewed by IVOR HAEL THE Right Reverend Monsignor A ' Ronald Knox, author of Absolute and Abitophell, of at least one "......

Young Australian Artist Strikes Byzantine Note

By IRIS CONLAY IF you were to speculate upon the nature of a religious art that might grow up in the Cornmonwealth, now beginning to feel its own cultural feet, *hat kind of......

Sunshine And Storm In Carlow In '98

The A u to biography of William Farrell of Carlow. Edited by Roger J. McHugh. (Browne & Nolan. 12s. 6d.) Reviewed by THE EARL OF WICKLOW O F recent years there has been an......

The Stuff Of History

Contemporary History. By F. W. Pick. D.Phil. (Pen-in-Hand. 10s. 6d. net.) Reviewed by C. G. MORTIMER THIS book is a collection of A essays by Dr. Pick, some of which have......

Plea For Fedt:ral Europe Now

Western Union in Crisis. By R. W. G wo . o M d. ack 5 a s y ). . M.P. (Basil Black THIS book, the subtitle of which is "Economic Anarchy or Political Union," is a strong and......

An Irritating Legacy

THE abnormally hot, dry spell we had in July left an irritating legacy behind it for some people in the form of nettlerash, and this can become so painful and incommoding that......

• Children's Corner

-2 DEAR CHILDREN. Whenever a Feast orOur Lady comes round E.we think of the flowers we can offer Her, and as in a olden days on the Feast of the Assumption (which we celebrate......

A Good Pagan

Reviewed by MICHAEL DE LA BEDOYERE Sketch for a Self-Portrait. By Bernard Berenson. (Constable. 10s.) MR. Berenson nowhere in this fascinating book calls himself, I think, a "......

Catholics Can Be

EXISTENTIALISTS By Montgomery Belgion GABRIEL MARCEL is an existentialist. The important thing about him is that his existentialism is Christian. We know that at the end of the......

Unesco Must Think Again

Reflections on Our Age, Lectures delivered at thE opening session of UNESCO at the Sorbonne University. Paris. (Allan Wingate. 18s.) IT is, I fear, difficult to speak of this......