Page 4, 15th September 1978

15th September 1978
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Eastern Lesson On Unity

Two letters of September 8 on apparently unconnected subjects struck me as being very much related. I refer to the plea for parity between the Tridentine Rite and the Novus Ordo......

Thanks From 'dr Mike'

I should like to thank, through your columns, the many generous readers who responded so speedily with donations following my article in your issue of August 4 entitled "Mercy......

'holocaust' And Human Rights

I write after having watched with awesome fascination the BBC series "Holocaust", which is concerned mainly with the fate of Jews during the Second World War, This experience......

Bother

I am heartily sick of correspondents like G. Wardell (August 25) who object to the word "brethren". Everybody knows that it embraces all, male or female. These extreme feminists......

Paying For Health

Will someone more learned than I please decide for me whether there is anything the least immoral or sinful in what Is called "jumping the queue" for hospital treatment? Forty......

'you Are Totally Wrong, Mr Rodgers'

I wish to refer to Paul Rogers' "Life style" column. Once again the Catholic Herald, in its issue of September 1, has allowed Paul Rogers some 18 column inches to espouse his......

Sudden-death Dangers Facing All Children On The Road

CHRIST said: "Suffer little children to come unto me." But if the internal combustion engine had been around during his ministry on earth, the invitation would have been met......

As A Retired Services Chaplain, May I Be Allowed To...

While I sympathise with Fr Wilson's remarks about intelligence gathering by Services Chaplains and the carrying of arms, his letter mentions only one instance and this is hardly......

Should We Have An Italian Pope?

Who would join in raising a clamour among the faithful for the deItalianisation of the Cardinalate. The Petrine Office should be, and be seen to be, supranational and not the......

Mr M. L. J. White (september 8) Is Right To

adduce the difference between the determination of the duration of criminal confinement and that of imprisonment as a concomitant of war as proof of the unwisdom of the Irish......