Page 4, 18th April 1986

18th April 1986
Page 4
Page 4, 18th April 1986
Close

Children Of A Lesser God?

MANY CATHOLIC youngsters believe in some kind of supreme being but the reality of His existence is seldom credibly explained; thus, while a vague, sentimental or instinctive,......

Pledge To Doctrine

I CANNOT let the letter of March 28 about general absolution pass without comment. As Catholics we pledge ourselves to accept every part of the Church's doctrine because we......

Nuclear Power Ok

PETER BOLWELL asks why he should be thought wrong in believing nuclear power dangerous, unnecessary and uneconomic. It is a reasonable question; I hope he will be equally......

Step Into The Breach!

ONE IS REPEATEDLY reading and listening to an outcry of "a decline in the Church". In this age, we are instructed that the people have a fully active part to play in the Church......

Reagan Realities

CONGRATULATIONS to the Catholic Herald for the longoverdue Leader (March 28). I have watched in dismay, and no doubt I am not alone, as the United States, under the Reagan......

Against Phasing Out

. • Wood's disappointment on the phasing out of general absolution services (March 28). Since I first took part in such a ser ice, I have always found it a profound experience......

Diabolical Correspondence ( '

Dear Tedious, Your patients have developed the right idea about that one, anyway taking their children to Church "becaLise they can't very well leave them at home by......

Crisis In Libya

READERS will already be aware of the view taken by the Catholic Herald as to the general attitude of President Reagan in the realm of foreign affairs, particularly as to the......

Cath Lic Herald

Herald House Lambs Passage Bunhill Row London EC1Y 8TQ 7R 01 588 3101 Telex: 8813473 GATHER Editorial Director Hon Gerard Noel Editor Terence Sheehy Circulation Director Sir......

Council Elections And Duty

AS CATHOLICS we are frequently told that we have a duty to get involved in "renewing the face of the earth" and are exhorted to play a full role in the political life of our......

Levites And Londoners

IN RESPONSE to recent correspondence regarding the "desperate fate of the homeless on the streets of London", I, WO, wonder why we have not begun a national campaign to help the......

Miracle Worker

YOUR EDITORIAL (February 21) brought back memories of schooldays and retreats and Fr John Sullivan. Pat McClancy, Jasper Lully, Michael Gallagher and I were privileged and......

Insulting The Faithful Intelligence

Viewpoint THERE ARE some faulty ICEL renderings which could easily be put right. But it isn't. Agnoscamus in the Latin does not mean "call to mind". It means "acknowledge". What......