Page 4, 14th December 1979

14th December 1979
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A Priestly Training

THE STATUS of a Priest as I see it, after reading Bishop Brewer's news analysis. Nov 23. focuses more on the person of a Priest rather than his function, although the latter is......

Too Many Barriers

I THANK Mr Cox and Fr Holmes, Grass Roots Unity, Nov 23. It was difficult to do se in a short letter, but I should have exempted the AngloCatholic wing of the Anglican church,......

Building A Comm Unity

IT IS hoped within the confines of the tlraft of the new Law for Institutes Of the Consecrated 1.ife, to get together a new community, contemplativeorientated but without......

Conscientious Objector?

SHANE O'Doherty. Nov 30, chills me to the core. The letter seems without heart or conscience, based on the premise that no deviant human being should ever be held responsible......

Bumbledom Inc

IT 1S refreshing to read David Alton, lime to end this secrecy. Nov 30. Back in 1952 in the now-discontinued Mercat Cross, Compton Mackenzie wrote an obituary of the famous......

Free Speech School

SEVERAL articles concerning the meeting of SPUC, which was to be held at the London School of Economics, came to my attention, somewhat belatedly. If anyone wanted to make the......

No Backsliders They

IT IS astonishing that of all the pastoral letters of the Bishops at this time, you should give special prominence to certain statements made by the Archbishop of Cardiff......

The Crib: Focal Point Of Care

IN THE hustle and bustle of preparation and celebration of Christmas the actual celebrations being spread over three momentous days and the malaise thereafter that, like a......

'blessed Margaret' Bus Us All

IN common (I imagine) with many Catholics, I have written to my local Councillor and to the Department of Education and Science, protesting against the adverse effect which the......