Page 8, 15th March 1940

15th March 1940
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ANIWIR LONGS Is the birth, life, death, and ascension of Our Lord mentioned by any of the ancient heathen authors who lived during the period of His ministry, Greek or Roman.......

John Brown Scruple

LAST WEEK'S SCRUPLE Alas! John Brown reads the gossip column in a cheap newspaper, and in it he reads many uncharitable and unproved assertions against the character of a......

J. L. Benvenist1 Constructs

SOCIAL ORDER to come (X I) I have to deal this week with the most usual defence of profit, namely, that it is the reward of risk. The first thing to note is the identity of the......

A Day In His Life

PRISONER IN HIS MAJESTY'S GAOL HE day of the average prisoner's life is practically the same in each of his Majesty's prisons whether local or convict establishments. • Lights......

Marriage

" A ND there, my friends, is a rich and fruitful field! Weddings will not stop at a few lines. The whole affair must be published with an abundance of detail. Half a column......

Stein

C OULD Gertrude Stein have improved on this headline from the Catholic Universe Bulletin of Cleveland? " FOUL'S A FOUL THING TO NEW CAGE RULE'S SIRE."......

Novelist

T HE priest who has been coaching Sinclair Lewis in the part of an Irish canon in the amateur production of Paul Vincent Carroll's Shadow and Substance in New Orleans has an......

Mosley

" IN practical terms, our policy leaves I the world nothing to fight about." (Sir Oswald Mosley on The British Peace—How to Get It.) " Without strength, without Empire, without......

Public School

IT is the cause of some pleasure to read the speech of a man who can quote Scripture in defence of the English public school system. Sir Annesley Somerville, M.P. for Windsor,......

Atheist

H ENRI VIGNAUD, for many , years I II secretary of the American embassy at Paris, tells a story of a certain Monsieur Renaud who came to the capital as Senator from a district......

Unquiet Corner

T O be foolish before the event is the almost inevitable destiny of man kind. To be foolish after it is the special and unnecessary failing of democratic politicians. "After......

Bible Studies—no. 47—ezechiel

By Charles G. Mortirn er I F the ministry of Jeremiah dates from .about 628 9.C. the lifework of Ezechiel opened 36 years later—in 592. By this time. Judah was a vassal kingdom,......