Page 2, 1st May 1959

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Biology And Sex Education

S my letter of April 3, I did not for one moment mean IL , to suggest that the normal biology course should omit reference to animal reproduction. But I do assert that the......

When Moslems Lapse

S 1R,-As an ex-An g lican who was for 13 years a missionary in a Moselm country, I should like to offer some information which may interest your American correspondent, Mr. J.......

Vindicating

a Kempis SIR,-Denis the Areopagite having apparently been vindicated in letters published in your paper some weeks ago, may it now be the turn of aKemple " Imitation of Christ"?......

Easter Gardens

S IR,-May I offer congratula lions to Father C. P. Scar borough, Caterham, Surrey, on his most delightful "Easter Garden" (C.H., April 3, 1959). Ohl if this great idea could......

Walsingham Jubilee

SIR,-Seeing that this is a jubilee year at Walsingham, one wonders whether any research has been done on the foundations of this shrine. The scholars apparently discredit the......

Catechism Answers

SIR'-As a Catholic school master, I agree wholeheartedly with the views expressed by Senex Sacerdos on the teaching of reli g ion in Catholic schools. Like him, " I am in......

Mgr. Knox's Sermons

S 'R'-I have been trusted by Mgr. Knox's literary executor with the task of collecting his sermons so far unpublished in books I should be grateful for any help your readers can......

Thompson's Verse

I R,-May l thank Mr. D. O'Toole for so aptly recallin g Francis Thompson's verses which I too love and often quote. And may I mention that I had written, as head-line to my......

Lapsed Or Non Practising ?

S IR,-Can anyone he described publically repudiated (e. g . by joining some other body) the Catholic Church ? as "lapsed" unless he has Most of those recently mentioned in the......

The 'amateur' Choirmaster'

SIR'-lt appears that Fr. Peter E. Peacock, D.Mus., of Greyfriars. Oxford, has little re g ard for "the music-lovin g amateur choirmaster". May I, as one of that mali g ned......

Manipulating The Literary Evidence

S QTR.-Mr. Edwards g ives the impression that evidence exists for the theory that there was no Anglo-Saxon conquest of Britain and casts doubts on St. Bede's competence as a......

Some Addenda

S IR,-Permit me three addenda to my article upon Fr. Grosjean's lecture tow and Anglo-Saxon England. I. The book which is the subject of the lecture is the second edition Of "......

A Cause For Rejoicing

attention has been drawn to the report in your issue of April 10 of the Pope's decision to omit the words perfidis and perfidiam from the Good Friday liturgy. You conclude this......

Collecting Animal Eyes

S IR,-For some 30 years I have been deeply interested in the works of the White During an African journey in the 1930s it Was my good fortune to visit a considerable number of......

'hindu Among The Hindus'

S IR.-Thank you very much for Dorn Bede Griffith's excellent review of the above book in your issue of February 13. But surely it was a slip of the typewriter that led Dom Bede......