Page 2, 17th March 1950

17th March 1950
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Actu And The Tuc

SIR,-Councillor McKee holds that the hall mark of a trade union is its membership of the T.U.C. Presumably, therefore, when in 1931 all of Glasgow's dockers broke with the T. &......

Schools And The Young Criminal

SIR, The increasing tendency, especially among young persons. to resort to crime and hooliganism is the cause of deep and rising public concern. Numerous remedies have • been......

Alleged Arrest In Bethlehem

SIR,-With reference to a statement made in the issue of your paper on Friday March 3. regarding the alleeed arrest of 400 persons in Bethlehem. I have received a cable from the......

Let The People Sing

SIR, -Our Catholic congregations are not hymn singers. If you want to hear good, hearty hymn-singing, most often you have to go to a nonconformist chapel. We do not say that is......

Apostolate Of The Stage

SIR,-May 1 through the kindness of your paper, mention how little notice is taken of Catholic members of the theatrical profession by the churches in nearly all provincial......

Real Pilgrimage To Rome?

Sies - A welcome notice appears on page 5 of this week's Centotic HERM D drawing attention to the fact that most of the organised pilgrimages to Rome during the Holy Year are......

" Nightingale Spirit"

SIR,-Can you allow some amicable though slightly critical comments on the speech of Miss Margaret Mary Winstanley, as given in your March 10 issue ? The able national president......

Church Music

Ste,-It was with considerable surprise that 1 read in your issue of March 3, an extract from a lecture given by Mr. Crosbie. choir master at the Birmingham Oratory, concerning......

Problem Of Catechists

SIR,--I am a Sunday afternoon Catechism 'cache!. For just under one hour each Sunday 1 have the task of endeavouring to instruct fifteen to twenty boys, mainly from......

A Graduate .wishes To Become A Nun

SIR, A group of University students, in THE CATHOLIC HERALD Of January 30, gave a number of reasons why they will not become nuns. May 1, as a University graduate, take their......

Catholic Hostels In London

SIR, Although there are several Catholic Hostels for Girls and Catholic Women, and one or two for Catholic Youths of 14-18 years of age, in the London area. there arc none for......

! Points From Letters The Czestochowa Picture If St. Luke...

Evangelist painted all the Madonnas which are attributed to him, he must have been a busy artist as well as a physician and a writer ! Mr. Giertych has shown that the......

Should The Congregation Stand Up When The Celebrant...

Yes. They kneel when he descends the altar steps to begin the Preparation. And, though you don't ask this, they should stand again while he says Munda eor meant before the......