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Philosophy

A Christian State will not become practical politics until the whole people accept it The Recovery of the West. By Michael Roberts: Faber and Fabet, 12s. 6d. Reviewed by THOMAS......

The Real " Philadelphia Story"

L OUIS Scheirer, of the Philadelphia Police Force, ,and lvhs. Scheerer have given seven sons and three daughtees to religion. Of their eleven children, one died in infancy. All......

12th Century Frescoes Restored In Roman Church

Magnificent frescoes of the twelfth to fourteenth centuries were discovered when the Church of St. Stephen in the little town of Fiano Romano near Rome was reopened for worship......

Answers To Ecclesiastical Quiz Questions Are On Page 3.

1. A Pastoral is a letter sent by a Bishop to the clergy and laity of his diocese. An Encyclical is sent by the Pope to the hierarchy of the Church. 2. In early times eggs weee......

Education

AMERICAN ANGLE The Pivotal Problems of Education: An Introduction to the Christian Philoipphy of Education. By William E. Cunningham, C.S.C., Ph.D. Macmillan, les. Od. Reviewed......

Stokowski-stokes

On the question of the name of the famous conductor of Walt Disney's Fantasia, Leopold Stokowski, a correspondent, A. W. Hellier, writes: " May I presume to correct your COS......

Even Such Is Time

Beware the Dogmatic By JULIAN " NEVER was so nide known by so many about so much?' This sounds—like so many schoolboy howlers—too good to be true, but I can vouch for its......

Science

Family Affinity With Nature Philosophy Crystals: Secrets of the Inorganic. By J. Killian. (John Gifford, 8s. 6ffi). Reviewed by REV. PHILIP DE TERNANT THIS work leads up, by......

Work Of Perfect Christian Charity Books For Spain's War...

VATICAN CITY. A collection Of hooks and offerings for the seminaries in Spain will be made in all dioceses of Italy. Bishop Colli, Secretary of the Commission and Director of......

Apologies Are Due To The Reviewer Of Miss Dorothy Sayers'

Mind of the Maker for a misprint in his notice last week, in which the theme of the book was called futile-the reviewer's word was fertile.......

Play

Shakespeare Had a Word For It This Sceptred Isle NI R. G. WILSON KNIGHT has applied himself to the task of finding some kind of parallel in such plays as Thnon of Athens,......

Uiet Weekend

I N the whole-hearted welcome this play is receiving, there is something more than is accorded to an entertaining show. It is a nostalgic yearning for the petty annoy minces,......

Chu Chin Chow

T HE younger generation arc going to see this Eastern extravaganza to find out what was its special appeal for their parents and they are finding. as the old lady found in......

Gramophone Recordings

Hebrew Rhapsody . H.M.V. I HE Hebrew rhapsody of Ernest Bloch r ecalves a fine recording from the Philadelphia Orchestra under its famous chief, Leopold Stokowski, the solo part......

Fr. Hubbard's Cupboard—

Is Full of Films Made of His Explorations An innovation at the University of Santa Clara, California, is an educational film library through which Fr. Bernard R. Hubbard, S.J.,......

Film

Lady With Red Hair D AVH) Masco was a maker of stars on Broadway and a nurch more picturesque figure than Claude Rains makes of him here, but he would certainly have given Mr.......

New Stained Glass Windows For The Blaekrock College, Dublin

TUREE stained-glass windows for the college chapel have I been presented by the Blackrock College Union, to commemorate the elevation of Mgr. Dr. Mcquaid, former president of......

The Catholic Truth Society Publish The Following New...

month : Czechoslovak C rebrilics and Catholic Practices, by Canon F. E. Pritchard.......