Page 2, 1st June 1951

1st June 1951
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Catechism Reform

Why All the Parrotry ? Sir,-Our catechisms contain matter so abstruse that many edolts cannot understand it. As this was found to be so when Australian " bush" parents were......

A Festival Visit Sot,-1 Wonder If It Is Generally Known

that Cardinal Newman is ' buried at the foot of the Lickey Hills, a well known and much visited beauty spot in Rednal, Birmingham. I myself visited the grave eight years ago, it......

Evolution •

Old Fossils Sir,-Mr. Frank Raw believes in the existence of pre-Cambrian life. I do not; I therefore invite him to name any objects, with references, which enthusiastic......

Recognised Schools Sir,--still More Would I Endorse All...

correspondent " One who is doing it " says, adding that it behoves those Catholic teachers who are not so well qualified as they might be to go ahead as speedily as possible and......

Closed Shop Hitlerian Game ?

Sig,-Mr J. F. Collins, in his letter in support of the "closed shop" (May II), has completely ignored the basic principles of Catholic sociology in his well-intentioned desire......

Parental Hotels Have Just Taken My Wife And Three Children

for a holiday on the South Coast at one of the new Parental Hotels, and here, it seems to me, is the beginning of a movement which Catholic hotel proprietors should lead and......

Macarthur And Catholics

Sta, - I feel that in the CATHOLIC HERALD'S May 11 editorial, "Catholics in America," a distortion is represented which seems common in European journals at the present time.......

The Leakage I

Mixed Marriages SIR, Your correspondent, Cecilia Harcourt, writes, concerning mixed marriages known to her, " In all cases but one, they have been the cause of accession to,......

The Hell Bomb Ste,-the Article On Mr. William L. Lawrence's

book. The Hell Bomb, in your last issue, states that an early pronouncement on the morality of atomic weapons is unlikely because we know so little about these weapons. So......

Gardening I This Is The Month In Which It Is

A traditionally safe to plant out tender subjects--marrows, tomatoes. runner bean seedlings, and so on. It should be safe; but some scratch means of protecting against frost......

Points From Letters

Catholics and the Festival The letter under the above heading, which appeared in your columns last week, signed " A. L. D.," provides the opportunity to draw attention to the......

1 91 , "" Tej Ans W Ers

k It true that " Se Augustine lint worshipped and taught" in the present Church of St Martin at Centerbury? The Chancel is Early Saxon, but the Nave is probably Roman. The......