Page 5, 16th June 1967

16th June 1967
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A Vote Of Thanks For Our Monarchy

by Norman St. John-Stevas 0 ALTHOUGH the vote of the jury went 0 against me in the recent 0 debate on BBC television g when I proposed that "Monarchy is still a valu o able......

You Learn How To Pray By Praying

I THINK "Puzzled" June 9 is being a little hard on our priests when he suspects them of knowing nothing about prayer. They are busy human beings like the rest of us and probably......

Holidays And Paula Davies

OES Paula Davies write such articles as the one on holidays (June 9) for the purpose of stirring up criticism? Or to make people think of what holidays have meant to them over......

Farewell To Church Comfortable: Author Has Right Ideas

CONGRATULATIONS and heartfelt thanks to you and the writer for the excellent special article by Anthony Petti under this heading in the CATHOLIC HERALD of June 9. This, to my......

A March Of Peace To Oxford

A GREAT number of letters have appeared on the question of Vietnam, and some critics have attacked Fr. Simon Blake for taking part in a March of Peace, but none of these people......

Changes At

M AY I enlarge on the Victorian Society's attitude to St. Chad's Cathedral, Birmingham, referred to in your issue of May 26? Within the next two weeks, the future of the rood......

Noise

W E have received letters from Anglican clergy with parishes in the immediate vicinity of London airport complaining of the appalling noise from aircraft which invades their......

Bishops

I N reply to Denis Geraghty on the election of bishops June 9, may I point out that a bishop is responsible for all the people in his diocese, not just the Roman Catholics.......

St. Chad's

is to be taken are unfavourable. The interior is now in an indescribable mess; none of the cleaning, lighting and redecorating, which will considerably alter the appearance of......

D Oes Paula Davies Ever Enjoy Anything?

G. Geary (Mrs.) Romford, Essex. Those pets I WILL try to use little space, - 11 but I feel I must reply to my critics. In the first place, I did not say animals were useless......

Delicate Position Of Pax

H OW difficult it is to give a true picture of the delicate situation of Pax in Poland today! Your two correspond-. ents, John Sheridan and Geoffrey Lawman (May 19), in their......

Stall Outside The Temple

H OW nice for us all to learn from C. J. Mullin's second letter on the subject (June 9) that he/she has no objection to bishops drinking "apostolic coffee" in St. Peter's; and......

Fatima

P ERHAPS Fr. Crane has misunderstood our problem. We know what Sir Francis Chichester did and what is involved in the boat race. We are not so certain what Fatima is all about.......

Muggeridge: Fine, But Why No Logic

I WAS intrigued by Malcolm Muggeridge's article of June 2 describing his stay with Cistercian monks. The ingenious way he uses the recurrence of new - born lambs to demonstrate......

Defence Fund

HE Simon Community's crude spirit drinkers' shelter (Simonlight) is facing a crucial moment. The local council is trying to evict us, and we go to court in July to fight the......

Latin Canon

N the name of what justice, I charity or commonsense can anyone seek to retain Latin for the Canon? The crouched back, the blessed mutter, the foreign language all make the......