Page 4, 1st January 1988

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Are Catholics Also Christians?

Viewpoint RECENTLY a situation arose which resulted in the suggestion from some of my non-Catholic Christian colleagues on an ecumenical Committee that Catholics, clergy and......

The Problems Of Conception In Life And In Theology

THE irony of the existence of concurrent discussions regarding the proposed amendment of the 1967 Abortion Act and the treatment of infertility by invitro fertilisation (IVF)......

`our Father Compilation

I AM making a collection for publication on the theme of "Our Father" (either the prayer or the Father himself) of writings by Christians of different backgrounds: Catholic,......

Christmas Greetings

IT is all too rare that you allow yourself the indulgence of printing a letter of congratulation on the Catholic Herald letters' page. But I feel, having just passed a most......

Why We Must Oppose Drink Bill

THE Parliamentary programme is so full of Bills which are of great concern to the country and the churches — Education, Housing, Social Security, Criminal Justice — that another......

Catholics Who Take Leaves From Protestant Book

WITH reference to Barry Lillis' article on Mgr Lefebvre (December 11). As we all know, we must not judge people, which means that we must not judge them in an unkind way. On the......

Scripture Study Groups

TO the person interested in scripture study (December 11); Groups are organised in many parishes every other Lent — there should be some in 1988. The 1986 theme was "What is the......

Take Seriously The Call To Makepeace

THE POPE has sent his usual New Year's message to the "Leaders of the Nations and the Heads of the International Organizations, as well as all my brothers and sisters throughout......