Page 2, 15th March 1963

15th March 1963
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The Death Of Patriotism

Catholic theology describes patriotism as a virtue, so it must tend to the glory of God or the welfare of man or both. But what is patriotism? It cannot be only an emotion, e.g.......

Education

I wander if the Newman Demographic Survey could indulge in the kind of sociological and statistical survey carried Out by Brian Jackson and Dennis Marsden in their book......

Tv Criticism

I was delighted to see the Carnotarc HERALD leaning over backwards to print the criticisms by ITV's Programme Services Officer, Mr. Robert Ponsonby. For the HERALD to print "to......

Plain Talk At Coventry

Your report (March 8) of the Newman conference at Coventry, while most welcome, raises certain issues. One wonders whether the brevity of the summary was dictated by space or by......

Catholic En Quiry Centre

In reply to Mr. John H. Leigh's remarks on the decline in convert figures and the work of the Catholic Enquiry Centre, I observe first that the C.E.C. does not only aim at......

Cardinal Newman

In 1939 while I was preparing my biography of the Irish poet and novelist, Charles Kiekham, a member of the Hierarchy kindly sent me a copy of the "Columban Record" (1909)......

Sex And Society

I am not sure whether to agree or disagree with Mr. John O'Sullivan (March 1). There are times when 1 wish most strongly that Catholic moralists in particular would launch out......

Waugh And The French

May I protest at Mr. Auberon Waugh's most unjust attack on the French. No one who really knows France and the French can fail to appreciate their magniFicent contribution to......

Just War?

As the first session of the Second Vatican Council was drawMg to an end, it was reported that "a group of bishops felt that the Council has so far turned its back on the most......

F.f.h. Project

Bishop Maurice ()Longa, of Ktsii, Kenya, has written to us Saying that he is very anxious for two of his school teachers, Salome Nyarangi and Catherine Weisiko to come to......

A New Look

Mr. Lyle (March 8) may be partly right in attributing the slow progress of the liturgical movement in this country to apathy, conservatism and smugness on the part of the laity,......