Page 4, 1st October 1971

1st October 1971
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A Synod Of Authority?

T HE Synod that will be meeting in Rome from today onwards is the third of its kind since the Council. Once again bishops from every corner of the earth will' be meeting......

Priest's Vestments

Question—What is the significance of the vestments which the priest wears at Mass? Convert, Manchester. Answer—When a Catholic priest celebrates Mass, he usually wears robes......

Campion Hall's Revolution

rrHE existence of Campion .1Hall was made possible by two factors. On the one hand, in 1895. the English Hierarchy withdrew its ban on the attendance of Catholics at the ancient......

On The Other Side, The Statutes Of The University Of

Oxford permitted any M.A. of the University in good standing, who had been resident in Oxford for at least a year, to open a "private Hall" whose members enjoy the same......

Episcopal Links With Galilee

by Douglas Brown B ISHOP'S are in the news. A representative body of them are now meeting in Rome, and in England Cardinal Heenan has asked the priests of his archdiocese to......

Who's Which Brown

Since the Editor has invited me to contribute to the CATHOLIC HERALD every other week, it might be a good idea if I were to tell you who I am—or, rather, who I am not. I am not......

Herculean Task For Synod Bishops

T HE Third Synod of l3ishops began in Rome yesterday. It will certainly last throughout October, and could go on longer if the Bishops so wish. There will be 140 representatives......