Page 6, 12th December 1941

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A Formal Faith?

I was delighted, as every Catholic visitor must be, by the large attendance at morning Mass in Dublin, and impressed by the vast attendance at October devotions in all the......

In Omnibus Caritas A Prayer For A 'bus Conductress

NAIL Mary, blessed among women, " deign to watch over me while I watch.over my passengers, their fares, and their goings out and comings in. Make me kind, punctual, alert, tidy,......

Film •

A "C.O." Goes to War I BY IRIS CONLAY Sergeant York gERGEANT YORK, a conscientious objector, was not exactly converted to war but he was got round by it. He performed quite......

Periodicals

INTERNATIONAL YOUTH The Irish Ecclesiastical Record. (Browne and Nolan, Dublin. 2s.) Reviewed by STANLEY B. JAMES A N informative article on Youth and Youth Movements, by the......

Catholic Year Books

Catholic. Directory. (Burns Oates and Washbourne, 7s. 6d.) Catholic Who's Who. (Burns Oates and Washbourne, 2s. 6d.) Catholic Diary. (Burns Oates and Wash bourne; cloth, 2s.,......

What Do Children Like?

The C hronicles Brothet Wolf. Written by Tertius. (Mowbray, 55. 6d.) The Long 7'raverse. By John Buchan. (Hodder and Stoughton, 7s. 6d.) The Jeremy Stories. By Hugh Walpole.......

Fiction

Rather Larger Than Life The , Surt is My. Undoing. By Marguerite Steen. (Collins, 10s. (,d.) A Garden Enclosed. By Winifred Peck. (Faber, 7s. 6d.) Cut and R;411. By Martin......

Answers To Ecclesiastical Quiz Questions Are On Page 2.

I. The third Sunday of Advent, so called from the first word of the introitmeaning Rejoice. 2. Rose, but purple may also be worn. 3. Leetare Sunday, the fourth of Lent. 4. Pius......

0 Antiphons

by JULIAN I -r is some years now since a dear and 1 wise friend enrolled me among those who with her. every Advent, from December 17-23, repeat as frequently as possible during......

Essay New France

Watch Over Africa. By Denis Seurat. (Dent, 8s. 6d.) Reviewed by (;ERARI) SHELDON P ROFESSOR, Seurat's new book is de lightfully personal. It is also French without being tense.......

Stanley B. James Answers Your Quest-ion-

WHAT SHALL I READ? The Catholic Centre. By E. I. Watkin. (Sheed and Ward). CATHOLICISM cannot be divided into High, Low, Broad and so forth. There is only one kind of......

Play Acrid Comedy The Man Who Came To Dinner

T HE Man Who Came to Dinner could only have been born in the United States of America where the bourgeois worship " personalities" and where inferiority complexes lead that same......

Ducks And Drakes

riNHE West End theatre at the present time ts in the artistic doldrums. It is doubtful if there has ever been such a succession of kippen headed plays. But these anaemic little......