Page 5, 12th March 1976

12th March 1976
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Plater College Attitude On Gays 'that Of Church'

Mr St John-Stevan (March 5) is not very well informed on Plater College not on the facts of the case he chose to dwell on at such length last week. May I be permitted to help......

Church And The Third World

The "blurb" with which you kindly introduce my review of "The Coming of the Third Church" (March 5) says that the book -"argues convincingly that Africa, Asia, etc, are......

Views Of Two Priests On General Absolution

Your front page headline of March 5 (Penance rite may be lifeline for the lapsed) mystifies us, because we can see no way, despite the good intentions of' the Bishops of......

Fr Mahoney, Dr Dominian Astonish And Interest

I wonder if any other readers shared my feelings of astonishment on reading the final columns of the article of February 27, "Thou shalt not kill?" Do these two good men. Fr......

Second Sunday Of Lent

Hardest test of faith Genesis 22: The Sacrifice of Isaac THE first reading obviously looks towards the second: God did not spare his own Son, nor did Abraham. In Abraham's story......

Ecumenical Action Needed

Now that the Humanists have indicated their attempt to persuade Parliament to abolish religious education in the schools and the "Save Religious Education Campaign" has arisen......

Holy Family Legends, Please

I am trying to gather a collection of legends connecting the Holy Family with flora and fauna, suitable for children. May I appeal to your readers to send me any such legends,......

A Jewish Tribute To Archbishop Roberts

As a regular reader of the Catholic Herald and as a Jew, may I pay my personal Jewish tribute to the memory of a wonderful man and a fine priest — Archbishop Roberts, SJ. knew......

Neglect Of St David

On March 1, St David's Day, I honoured him by wearing a leek and praying to him. I, as a Welsh convert, cannot understand why he hasn't a chapel dedicated to him in Westminster......

The Following Is The Text Of The Poem That I

wrote in March, 1973, to commemorate the eightieth birthday of Archbishop Roberts, which may perhaps bear republication in this week Tollowing his death at the age of 83: You......