Page 5, 17th October 1980

17th October 1980
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Money Matters In Rome's Secret Strong-box

REPORTS claiming to describe life "Inside the Vatican" are often more entertaining than accurate. Anthony Mann's recent feature in the Sunday Telegraph Magazine, however, was......

How Albert Missed The Bus

I was sharing a taxi with the indestructible Jack Howarth (Albert Tatlock of Coronation Street) when a London ambulance went blazing and belling by. Jack, who spends as much......

Storky And Co

I CONSIDER myself reasonably crazy, if culpably uninformed, about birds. It's a mysterious world that fascinates me. A romantic, untouchable other world. Nevertheless, I don't......

Dreaming Queques

DO YOU ever wake up in bed and wonder where you are? I suppose people who travel a lot frequently do. I know I often have to take forty blinks or so before I'm sure which side......

In The Heart Of Holy Russia

EVEN WITHIN living memory Russia was a country of formidable ascetic piety: hardship and holiness went hand in hand. Penance and pilgrimage held a pre-eminent place in Orthodox......

How Moses' Prayers Helped The Israelite Warriors

Scripture Notebook Michael Barnes S.J. 29th Sunday of the Year Exodus 17.11-13 The heart of the Book of Exodus is, of course, the Covenant, the expression of the relationship of......