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The Brave Scots Heart Of Bruce

Review by ANTHON`? ROSS, O.P. ROBERT BRUCE and the Community of the Realm of Scotland, by G. W. S. Borrow (Eyre & Spottiswoode, 50s.). T HIS book is the second in a series which......

They Printed In Peril

Parents' Choice by PAT JONES EON THOORENS has chosen a distinctive subject for his novel The Golden Compass — the time when printing was, to quote the publishers, "as new,......

Capuchins' Choice Not Everyone's Taste

THE CAPUCHIN ANNUAL 1965, edited by Fr. Henry, O.F.M. Cap. (Dublin, 27s 6d.). Reviewed by JOHN HORGAN T STARTED reading this annual backwards—it's often a very rewarding way to......

Songs Our Fathers Sang

Review by FRANK SMYTH T HE compound "folk song" is of German origin. It was borrowed from the Germans, and Anglicised, during the latter half of the nineteenth century by......

The Philosophy Of Maurice Blondel

I N 1893 the young Maurice Blonde' submitted his thesis L'Action to the Sorbonne. It was accepted, but the high-priests of the dominant rationalism were anything but pleased;......

The Church

The Church is a Communion, by Fr. J. Hamer (Chapman, 25s.: tr. by R. Matthews) is an intellectual treat and a "must" for all who would study the Constitution on the Church.......

F Ontana Rooks Publish An Anthology Of The "writings Of...

Friedrich von Hugel compiled by Mr. Chambers who writes a short introduction. Only recently there appeared an anthology of his spiritual counsels — evidence of the growing......