Page 5, 1st February 1980

1st February 1980
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Saint Among The Slums

"You stay with someone who has been unconscious for a day or two and hold his hand, wipe his brow and keep his lips moist. Death is the only part of life we know is going to......

School Costs Too Heavy For A Family To Bear

THE Leader of the House of Commons hasjust announced that the guillotine is to be imposed on the Government's Education Bill. This is because the Government is frightened of the......

Jeremiah Prophet But Not A Puppet Scripture Notebook

Michael Barnes S.J. Fourth Ordinary Sunday of the year. Jeremiah 1.4-5, 17-19: No prophet gives us such an intimate and moving account of the call, the inner conflict, the......

Monastic Weekends

ONE of the odder success stories of recent years has been the growth in popularity of retreats. The retreat can no longer be dismissed as an act of solitary penitence for the......