Page 4, 1st July 1977

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Unfair Parallel Between Holocaust And Abortion

I am writing to you as a Jew whose family were all killed in the Nazi holocaust. I have been reading the letters on abortion and I feel I have some comments to make on the......

Transubstantiation?

Concerning my recent observations with regard to transubstantiation, I not that Mrs Nicole Hall (June 24) questions my acceptance of the Magisterium of the Church and the......

J &p Commission

defended As an em aoyee of one of the Episcopal Commissions, I was horrified by the attack made on the Justice and Peace Commission by Mr Hugo Young, and reported in your issue......

Praise For Lamont

Having read the speech from the dock by Bishop Donal Lamont, the bishop who defied Me Rhodesian regime — I am prompted to recall my work for 19 years as National Director of......

No Split In Italy

As a priest and an Italian who values immensely the increasing friendship between the Churches and who receives regularly a copy of the Catholic Herald I was saddened to read in......

Housing Politics

I agree with many of the points raised by Miss Young (June 17) concerning my letter on rented accommodation. But I did not, as she seems to suggest, attribute its shortage to......

Catholic Pacifism

I have been a convinced and total pacifist since the bombing of Dresden, and may I point out to Mrs Comerford (June 10) that it was because of the teaching of the Church on......

Is Surely No Incompatability In A Church Which Is...

Michael Jeans (also June 24) maintains that the idea of a spiritual presence is vague and misleading and that many Anglicans do not associate the presence with the glorified......

Charbal Request

I am preparing a manuscript on the life of Blessed Charbal Malkhouf, the great modern saint of the Mass and the Eucharist, in anticipation of bis canonisation on October 9, and......

Conscientious Objectors

Your correspondent Pat Saunders makes reference to Franz Jagerstatter, the Austrian conscientious objector executed on August 9,1943. This Catholic farmer and family man gave......

How To Help Dissidents

At the end of his excellent article of June 17 headed "How you can really help the Soviet dissidents" David Kelly mentioned a number of organisations working on behalf of these......