Page 4, 16th December 1983

16th December 1983
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Lapsing In The Varsity Gap

THE REPORT that 27 out of 37 Cambridge freshmen, formerly pupils at a Catholic Public School had already "lapsed" from the faith before reaching university is, on the face of......

The Real Challenge Of Building The Peace

THE DEPLOYMENT of Pershing II missiles in Europe today and the promised Soviet response to this new threat to their security and peace of mind will rebound on all involved and......

The Central Message Of Our Lord's Life

THE CENTRAL message of the life, death and resurrection of Jesus is that God the Father can be completely relied upon to vindicate those who follow in Jcsus's footsteps, "even......

Disturbing Departures

SINCE the Second Vatican Council began the renewal and adaptation of religious life, many Religious have been granted dispensation. The reasons for their leaving have been many,......

Teresa's Workers

IN SUPPORT of P B Glynn's recent plea for a movement for under lbs, may I draw your attention to the Co-Workers of Mother Teresa. We are of all ages — literally from 4 to 144......

Positive Involvement

I SUPPORT Mrs Diane Sanderson, Dec 2. When discussing the matter with others of abortion of the unborn handicapped. or the euphemism of allowing .the newly born handicapped to......

The Truth Unchanging

AGGIONAMENTO means bringing up to date. Much confusion has ensued from having taken the word in too wide a sense. Before everything else we must understand that there can be no......

For Many People, Not Eating Meat Is No Penance. On

the contrary, meatless diets (including fish) are just as attractive and nourishing, and some think healthier. Olga Aegdus LOndon W8 IT WILL surely be sad if local bishops......

The Debt To Our Lady

I HAVE also seen women assisting priests at Masses many times: by ringing bells, offering the wine and water to the priest. I remember girls in the liturgy group from the......

Citizens' Voice

II IS A trifle ironic to reflect that the Charter of Family Rights which states baldly that all states should ensure "forms of participation designed to give citizens a voice in......