Page 4, 1st March 1974

1st March 1974
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Blessed Are The Poor In Spirit

by Patrick O'Donovan Some of' my best friends are enormously wealthy. It is true that they tend to be less generous than those who are merely not in a financial panic. But then......

Principles And Party Politics

Given that Church leaders have a duty to uphold social justice, how "political" should they be? The problem is highlighted by a letter from Fr. Herbert McCabe, OP, and other......

By Paul Richards

It is generally felt that bishops should enunciate general principles and avoid party politics. But one man's "general principles" are often another man's "party politics". And......

'enemy' Of The Church

Further North, Bishop Winning, Auxiliary of Glasgow, denied the Church had singled out Mr. Jimmy Reid in a statement asking Catholics not to vote Communist read in Clydeside......

Election Humbug Paul On Extremism Johnson

One of the features of the 1974 election campaign, now mercifully over, has been a denunciation on all sides of people termed "extremists," and a universal stress on the supreme......

The Greatest Challenge

By the time this paper is read, the election results will be known and a new Government will be facing a challenge unsurpassed since the Second World War. It is a challenge that......