Page 2, 19th March 1948

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Letters

SPAIN AND E.R.P. Sus,—The participation of Spain in the Marshall Plan, Or in any other scheme for the reconstruction Of Europe, is now openly proclaimed as desirable in the......

A Needed Society

SIR, — The recent letters in your columns stressing the need for a society to examine in the face of a threatened third world war, the im plications of our membership of......

Eastern European Labour

SIR,—The somewhat prim disapproval of certain of his Eastern European fellow-Catholics expressed by Mr. G. H. Pye, smacks so decidedly of the " unCo' guid " that I was tempted......

The Doctor's Status

S1R, — The letter signed " Irish Doctor " in the CR. of .the 5th inst. may give a false impression concerning the attitude of Irish doctors towards the English medical dispute......

A "lisbon " Custom?

SIR, — Daily Exposition, indicated by scarlet curtain, etc., is a commonplace in Rome and throughout Italy. The monstrance, surrounded by electric bulbs, is almost unattended,......

Some Vehicle Such As The Projected Society Would Supply. I

suggest, therefore, that any Catholics who are interested should send me their names and addresses so that a preliminary meeting for informal discussion can be arranged: London......

The Answer To Communism

SM,—Could I comment on three points in Fr. Fitzsimons' exceedingly wise and necessary article in your issue of March 57 One: The negative attitude of Catholic Trade Unionists.......

" Impersonal" Church

S1R, — I am glad to see the letter of Fr. Flanagan in THE CaTimic HERALD. When speaking to those in this country who stilt respect Christ, it is good policy to say "Christ says......

Hostels For Workers

Stit.—We wish to draw the atten tion ef readers to the desperate need, which we, and many other', feel for the establishment ' of residential hostels for workers in the large......

Arab And Jew

Sut,—Is it not typical of our muddle-made political morality — if any whatsoever exists — that while we and the U.S.A. (and France) address protests to Czechoslovakia at the......

Christian Prayer

SIR, — This is the eighth year in which, by the kindness of the Church papers, an invitation has gone out from Christians, to their brethren in Christ, to join them in keeping......

Papal Teaching

Sig,—The spread of the Catholic teaching in Quas Primas and Mystici Corporis must be combined with the application of the social teaching. These are the lines on which we are......

Answers

Is the primary purpose of marriage excluded by a vow of conjugal continency with mutual consent ? No; the " right to intercourse" is "not to be confused with the exercise of the......

! Points Fromi Letters The Holy Habit Perhaps "cymro " Will

be surprised to learn that it was Bishop Brown, of Liverpool, who first objected to the wearing of the Passionist habit in public. On December 28, 1850, this bishop complained......