Page 5, 18th April 1969

18th April 1969
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Letters To The Editor

WHY CHOOSE NUNS AS HEADTEACHERS? Facts on teacher interview I FEEL for "Angry Teacher" (April 4) and his somewhat bitter experience. Though a like experience has not happened to......

We Are Not Extremists In Unitas

M AY I please be permitted to correct a wrong impression given in the news item on Mgr. Clark in your April 4 issue? As vice-chairman of Unitas, the lay association with views......

Replies To Attack By Priest On Lay Councils

F R. FLANAGAN'S letter in your April 4 issue contains so many attacks upon Lay Councils that it is difficult to know where to begin. However, your readers may like to know that......

Protestants And The Catholic Church

- QUESTIONS ANSWERS Conducted by Fr. JOHN SYMON Question. I am a Welsh nonconformist (who has received the "C.H." for years) and I am wondering if you would expand on some of......

I Have Never Met A Tyrannical

superior in 32 years E XCESSIVE authoritarianism was characteristic, surely, not of the Middle Ages but rather of the late Victorian era—less than a hundred years ago ("When......

'my Lord' And Those Traumas

M R. DESMOND ALBROW (April 11) wrote: "Most people can manage . • 'Monsignor' . . whereas 'My Lord did set up all kinds of traumas (social and theological) for some." The......

Wit T Does One Now Call "monsignor"? M. J. C. Staples...

Lack of reverence M AY I, as an Anglican, comment on the Good Friday Liturgy televised from St. Kentigern's Church, Edinburgh? The service was most impressive and the spoken......

Why Not Compromise?

I AGREE with all Cardinal Heenan—as reported in your April 4 issue—shas said about religion in schools. The question still conies back to the 1.2 million debt in the Archdiocese......

Handing On The Faith

A. DR 1 AN FIRTH (March 28) is concerned about the education of his children. It is my conviction that he should send his children to the best school in his area. Criteria here......

Contraception & Abortion

AGREE with Peter J. Helons (March 28) that, in view of the biolo g ical mechanisms involved, the difference between artificial and hormonal contraception and abortion is not as......

Children's Bible

11 WAS astonished at Isabel Quigley describing the "Catholic Children's Bible" as a "woeful production" in her review of April 4. It seems to me very good value at 30s., with a......

Stuck In A Groove

IT may be that the bishops will be grateful and take to heart the advice of Fr. Flanagan, gratuitously offered in your issue of April 4. There is, of course, an alternative......