Page 2, 15th August 1952

15th August 1952
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Art And The Church

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Anglicans And Catholics

SIR,-It is most depressing to realise from Mr. Ross Williamson's article how far extreme high Anglicans are from the Church. He believes that the Church of England is "an......

Converts In The Church

SK-While I still think that more could be done both by priest and people to welcome the convert or indeed any stranger in our midst, there is another side to the matter worth......

The Dean And Canterbury

See-Your correspondent, H. A. H. Coles, in your issue of August 1 says: "Merely to attack the Dean is futile, but a strong counter-affirmation is urgently needed," and he goes......

Sir, -if You Will Excuse A Quibble, The Fact That We

can talk of "sacred" and " secular " art at the present time shows up the weakness of the Church's position in this matter and the inadequacy of our ideas in putting it right.......

Padre Pio

SIR,-The recent placing on the Index of eight Italian books about the Capuchin Padre Pio was followed almost at once by a "Precisazione" in the Osservatore Romano for August 4.......

Bishop Grosseteste

SIR-The extremely interesting letter in your correspondence column on Bishop Grosseteste stimulated me to write about an incident that occurred to me in Lincoln Cathedral some......

Compline In English

SIR,-1 was very interested in the letters about Compline and in the remarks of Major Brian Whitby, who asked whether part of Compline could not be recited in English, because......

Cruelty To Animals

Sut.-I wonder whether your correspondent, Mr. Kelly, referring to an encyclical letter from the Chair of Peter, in the 16th century, on the subject of bullfights, is aware of......

The Rosary

SIR, - In the HERALD of August 8, "Distracted" writes about the Rosary : "The effort of saying one thing while thinking of something else and fiddling about with one's fingers......

Freedom Of India

SIR.-Mr. Desmond Flanagan in his letter "The Labour Party" of July 25 mentions the Socialists giving India her freedom. Nobody could be against this, but the Socialist Party......

Mgr. Kaczynski

Sta.-Your news concerning the 12 years' sentence passed on my great friend Mgr. Z. Kaczynski is unfortunately correct. However, he has not been "jailed again." Since his......

Americanism

SIR,-With regard to the interesting letter headed as above in your August 1 issue, and your equally interesting note, you say you "coined" the word "Americanism." Was it not,......

[points From Letters

The Churches in Eire As one who has recently returned front a holiday visit to Eire, I would like to say how impressed I was with the beautiful condition of the Catholic......

Unreported

regard to Mr. Gillie Potter's letter as to the journalistic ignoring of his brave and eloquent serious speeches. I can vouch for one instance. I myself was present at this......

Catholic Evidence

Answers to your Questions Is it not nonsense to say that the consecrated Host is the Body of Christ, since anyone can see that it is unchanged from a wafer of bread? I T is not......

Letters

We very much regret that owing to the number of letters received and the pressure on our space, the publication of interesting letters is unavoidably postponed. Readers are......

Dialogue Mass

SiR,-How much I agree with Mrs. Scott! Dialogue Mass (which means an increased knowledge and love of the Mass) is one of the answers to the "leakage." Marjorie Bunt. 120 Abbotts......