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Benedict Xvi's Gentle Recipe For Leading The Young To Faith

B enedict XVI's annual summer question-and-answer sessions with priests are now one of the most highly anticipated events in the papal calendar. They first caught the media's......

Resting In England's Heart

C onsidering the current relations between the Government and the Catholic Church, the Ministry of Justice's decision to allow the removal of Cardinal Newman's body came as a......

Pastor Luventus

Preparing to pass the parcel I f life was just a bit flat after returning from World Youth Day and I must confess it was it does not stay so for long, for news is that I am to......

When My Father Died, Many Years Ago, His Body Was

cremated and the crematorium suggested that we should leave it to them to scatter the ashes on the flowerbeds. Is there any guidance from the Church on what we should have done?......

Undermining Rights

From the executive director of Right To Life......

Sir I Sincerely Hope That Jill Segger Is Not Selected

by the Catholic civil service to author the next issue of The Common Good, with which her views are so much in accord. We are just now reaping the harvest of the last two......

Pursuing Truth

From Mr Francis Davis SIR I was delighted to read your feature (August 8) on the English Dominicans noting how warmly your correspondent praised the renewal of the Province and......

The Ban On Contraception Continues To Divide The Church

From Fr Sean Fagan, SM SIR Your letters page (August 1) carried the bold heading "Theologians can prove that contraceptive use is intrinsically evil" for two long letters,......

A Fantastic Collar

From Mr Kevin Grant SIR It is good to see the vigorous and combative Melanie McDonagh (Feature. July 25) installed as Master of the Keys but she is not the first woman to hold......

The Sad Demise Of A Great Oxford Institution

From Fr Gareth A Jones, canonical adviser to the Fellows and Lecturers of Greyfriars, Oxford SIR I welcome David V Barrett's report (August 8) highlighting the background and......