Page 2, 15th June 1956

15th June 1956
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Backward Children

Sir, - 1 would like to add a further word to the recent correspondence in THE CATHOLIC HERALD on Backward Children being lost to the Church. I merely wish to add a specific case......

,walsingham Or Glastonbury ?

QIR, - -For all that the caption to my notice of Mr. Dickinson's " The Shrine of Our Lady of Walsingham " was not of my choosing, if seniority was synonymous with primacy,......

The Bible In Spain

Sir,—It is, of course, highly cleplorable that the Spanish authorities should by their foolish action in respect of the British and Foreign Bible Society have handed......

Story Of The Angelus'

Sir,—The argument of Dr. S. J. P. van Dijk, 0.P.M.. against a statement that " the Angelus is 500 years old " leaves the impression that the fifth centenary of the "Bull of......

An Opportunity To Help

Sir,—There must he quite a number of Catholic women whose children are away at school during term time --- and others—who could spare one day a week regularly for a much needed......

Tolerance And Intolerance

Sir,—I rubbed my eyes when I read in A. C, F. Beales' review of Hughey's book the following statement: "Nothing is gained by denying the fact that ' intolerance ' is......

Catholic Numbers In Menevia Diocese

Sir.-1 fear the Bishop of Plymouth must have been misreported in your issue of last week on the relative number of Catholics in the dioceses of Plymouth and Menevia. The total......

Challenge About Converts

Sir,—Whilst each week you very naturally give the names of socalled converts to the Church of Rome. would it not be fair to provide the list of those who leave the same church,......

The Real Presence

Sir,—Your correspondent is quite correct in saying that the veil over the tabernacle (the canimacum) is " a sure sign " of the presence of the Blessed Sacrament. Indeed it is......

First Communion In Austria

Sir,—As a British subject now resident in Austria, 1 find it very interesting indeed to discover how some of the important dates in our Catholic life are observed in a......

Credit And Profits

Difficulties of Investment Control Sir,—The reason why our "official exponents of social Justice (whatever this means) do not say more on the use of bank credit for desirable......

St. Thomas And The Vernacular

Site — Dr. McMurtrie asks for the actual chapter and verse of the late Mr. Charlton B. Walker's quotation from St. Thomas about praying in a tongue one understands. Mr. Walker's......