Page 2, 19th December 1941

19th December 1941
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Brains Trust In Defence

SIR,—" Ulster Subscriber," in a recent issue of your paper, has sonic frank things to say about the Brains Trust It seems to me that he has done the Trust rather less than......

Merchant Seamen Dependants' Pensions Sir, The Secretary...

Shipping Fedeiation Limited " uses a number of threadbare phrases which are not arguments. 1 criticised the particular provisions of the War Pensions (Mercantile Marine) Scheme......

Catholic Schools And Education

Sta.—While reading Mr. McMenamin' letter of December 5 it came to mind tha Catholic Education belongs, in the following order of priority, to (a) the Church (authority), (b) the......

• A Sussex Carol Sir,—as A Result Of A Letter

of mine published in your paper a couple of weeks ago, I have received the words of the old carol for which I asked. As I know that several of your readers were interested to......

Appeal To Priests

SIR,—In the summer of 1918, Benedict XV appealed to all priests throughout the world to offer a Mass for peace. This Mass was offered about the month of July, and on November 11......

Help In Bible Study Sir,—for About One Year From 1939-40

I had the privilege of contributing a weekly article to the CATHOLIC HERALD on Bible reading. During that year the Old Testament Scriptures were covered in outline, book by......

Fear Of Russia

SIR,—Fear of Russia is not limited to the writer of " Notes and Comments." " Children in a re-captured village where Spanish Fascist volunteers were quartered," writes The Times......

Fr. Florent Read In The Catholic Herald Of December A

report regarding Fr. Florent under the heading " Priest missing in U.S.S.R.." with Vichy as origin. am glad to be able to say that Fr. Florent is perfectly safe and is now in......

Catholic Teachers Methods Of Selection

Silt,— I wonder how far Mr. McMenamin is right when he says that " for years staffs for our schools have been selected, as a general rule, with complete disregard for......

Sword Of The Spirit A Responsible Position

SIR,—.T do not wish to comment at length on Mr. Shane Leslie's criticism of the Sword of the Spirit which you quoted on the front page of a recent issue, though it might perhaps......

Art And Christianity The Incarnation

SIR,—Those of us who know anything of the history of Christian art must sometimes look back wistfully to the Catacombs. In the Middle Ages, with an all-Christian intention in......

A Priest Of Your Own

It is not given to every home to count a Priest amongst its children, but every Family can have its ow-n Priest by helping a Student on towards the Sacred Priesthood. Your......