Page 4, 1st February 1980

1st February 1980
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Doctrine Of The Virgin Birth

THE Religious Affairs Correspondent of The Times (January 14) draws attention to the current Christological debate, referring in particular to two doctrines which always attract......

One Heart Two Voices

Tf IE National Service Committee for Catholic Charismatic Renewal in England and Wales and its related activities such as conferences, days of renewal and prayer meetings are......

Character Of A Marxist State

IN HER "small protest", so composed and precise, against the Catholic Herald's review of her masterly book on Church and State in Yugoslavia during and after the Second World......

Our Usurious Society Enemy Of Christianity

TOM CULLINAN (January I I) is so right and yet so wrong. Our western priorities are profit, pleasure and the devil take the hindmost. This is patently an-Christian and the......

No Justification For Ban On Women

ONE IS scarcely surprised to learn from your column (January I I) thut the Congregation for Divine Worship has reiterated the 1970 rule forbidding girls, women and female......

A Patron Saint For Motorists?

SINCE St Christopher was "pensioned off" I wonder which saint was elected to fill his vacancy? Who ever it was, seemed to have taken "industrial action" over Christmas. I las he......

Preserving Latin Liturgy

OTIIERWISE well-informed, Desmond O'Grady on January II Uphill Task for Pope in Dutch unity but does not hit the mark with regard to the Latin Liturgy in Holland. The Latin......

Faith Is Not Something We Can 'update'

MAY I be permitted to make a few simple observations as regards being a Christian today? In your newspaper one reads many differing views on the subject and some can be said to......

Muslim Tolerance Of Zoroastrianism

SPECULATION about the Magi is always delightful and Charterhouse allows us to carry the magic of Christmas into the New Year with his article on their "peculiar gifts" (January......

Yes, But Include Divorcees

ONE applauds the hierarchy for convening a conference to discuss the problems of divorced catholics. One hopes, however, that discussions will not be limited to consultations......

Ecumenical Blinkers Will Only Hinder Progress

ENTHUSIASM was :lever a guarantee of accuracy; nor, indeed, a substitute for knowledge of the subject pursued. Many of the letters about Kling and Schillebeeckx, appearing in......