Page 2, 12th August 1955

12th August 1955
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Liturgical Way

Appeal to Authority Sir,—Four things puzzled the writerof Proverbs. " Three mysteries there are too high for me, and a fourth is beyond my ken; eagle that flies in the air,......

Nuclear Weapons

Sir,—My real object in writing was to defend the Pope's utterances from prevailing misrepre sentations, and if I prolong the " word-spinning " it is with reluctance. But the......

Victorian Modesty

Sir,—Feeling that you, Sir, were quite competent to look after your own reputation, I, and probably others. have refrained from butting in to this fantastic correspondence. I......

'officially Ineducable' , Sir, — As A School Medical...

is to examine children who are deemed to be suffering from a disability of mind, and to advise the Local Authority on the matter, I would like to raise one or two points. First......

Relics And The Assumption

Sir,—In connection with the very interesting note in a recent issue about church dedications to the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin and early belief in this doctrine, may I......

Capital Punishment

Sir,—The Church has made no formal decision on capital punishment but many theologians quote St. Paul (Rom. xiii.4) in support of it. St. Thomas likewise defends it on the score......

The School Assembly

For and Against Attendance Sir,—In many Grammar schools to my knowledge . the " privile g e " of non-attendance at School Assembly granted tinder Section 30 of the Education......

Devotion And Architecture

Sir,—With due respect for Miss Conlay. I think she is going a little too far when she writes that there was nothing devotional about the Romanesque, and other styles of church......

Assumption Dedication

Sir,—May I add to the list— given in your columns lately—of Churches dedicated to the Assumption of Our Lady? Buckinghamshire. — Beachampton, Eton, Hartwell, Leckhamstead,......

Clergy, Beware!

Sir,—It may be useful to draw the attention of the clergy to the activities of two or three Indians who have been visiting parish churches offering to clean and lacquer brass......

Anglo-catholic Position

Understanding and Help Sir,—May I crave space in your columns for an appeal to help those Anglican Clergy (whether " papalists " or others) in their present desperate situation.......

Talking Together Mainly For Women

Your Views On Viewing .0.0.40.w. , By CONS TANCE HOLT l'54~Atat% rpo view or not to view—has -abeen a popular q uestion in talk between neighbours or debaters ever since TV......