Page 4, 13th September 1996

13th September 1996
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In Support Of The Single Life

MAY I TAKE issue with Ronald Rolheiser's "Selfishness and Solitude" (Catholic Herald, 23 August). Those of us who work in psychiatry are often non-plussed by the pyscho-babble......

`send Out The Choral Flying Squad'

A PROPOS Ronald Shillingford's letter (Catholic Herald, 30 August) tacitly affirming the low standard of Church music, I recall having Mass with fellow pilgrims at . a deprived......

Is English Guilt Over Ireland Misplaced?

WE NO LONGER accept the crude notions of racial guilt that in the past condemned all Jews as "Christ-killers", so why is there such a ready audience for the idea that present......

Seeing Is Not, Officially, Believing

I READ WITH interest your article "Rome clarifies shrine stance" (Catholic Herald, 30 August) on Medjugorje. If Rome has stated that parishes and Dioceses may not organise......

The Church Must Stand Firm

WHAT MR JB Griffins seems to be saying is that the Catholic Church is too static, too rooted in fixed ideas while the real world moves onwards regarding the Church's official......

Pope's Path To Peace

IT REALLY WILL not do for the United States administration to take the law into their own hands. In the days of the cold war, if the Soviet Union had suddenly bombarded a......

A Useless Glory

THE ODD THING about the apparent resurgence in "alternative worship" is how incredibly old-fashioned it seems to anyone old enough to remember the 1960s or 1970s in other words......