Page 4, 20th December 1968

20th December 1968
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Opinion

DANGER FOR ULSTER T EE greatest danger about Ulster today is probably the assumption that all is now well and that reform is under way at last. Recent events, though encouraging......

Spectre Of A U.d.i.

It is true that Ian Paisley received little support when welcoming back the Clyde Valley, the ship that ran the first guns into Ulster in 1914 to frustrate the British......

Czechs Still Yearn For Neutrality

"THOSE." said the driver -• sullenly. indicating some armoured cars and very unsubstantial tents, "are our Socialist brothers." We were leaving Prague's big new airport, where......

Thomas Merton, A Conscious Outsider —b H Y Eb F B R Iet...

THOMAS MERTON. who died last week, first became widely known in America with his autobiography, The Seven Storey Mountain, published in 1948. It was immediately and......

Question & Answer Conducted By Fr: John Symon

Question. MacSwiney, the Lord Mayor of Cork, died as the result of a hunger strike. Was this martyrdom or suicide? Or is the answer dependent on whether the priest is Irish or......

Priests On The Pyre

THERE is, undoubtedly, a case to be made for abolishing the celibacy rule for the Catholic clergy although it will need a calmer advocate than the priest who spread himself over......

Martyrdom Or Suicide?

A course of action is objectively right or wrong according as it does, or does not, measure up to the laws we can detect through the Scriptures, from the Church's teaching, and......