Page 6, 20th July 1979

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What Distinguishes The Priesthood

About Eking a Priest hy Federico Suarez (Four Courts Press, Dublin: Lumen Christi Press, Houston £150). There are no ambiguities about being a priest for Federico Suarez. He......

Superstitious Skittish Rebel

Captain General and Rebel Chief: The Life of James, Duke of Monmouth by J. N. P. Watson (Allen and Unwin Mr Watson's book sets out to show why such an unsympathetic character as......

Splendid 'earnest

Almost without fail, whenever I see a period play in which the servants are summoned by means of a bell. I am irritated. Not for any social reasons but merely . because the......

God's Sovereign Grace

Church Dogmatics: Index Volume, with Aids for the Preacher by Karl Barth (T. & T. Clark. Edinburgh, £10.40). In 1932 the author set out on the immense task of writing a sort of......

Spiritual Adventurers

Turning lo Pra■er by Richard Harries (Mow:brass £1,25). This book is air people who want their lives to become in sonic way a spiritual adventure. They know that they can only......

New Fiction Barbara 1 Lamilton-smith Nigel Tranter...

whitewash job on Macbeth with another fusel nail ng historical novel, Margaret the Queen, published by Hodder and Stoughton at £5.95. Apart from the well-researched stors of......

Tvand Radio

SUNDAY The State of the Nation (ITV, 12.00 noon) looks at the vexed question of how broadcasters and journalists should deal with selfconfessed terrorists. Those taking part......

Forming The Faith •

Preparation for worship His People's Way of Talking by M. Hollings. Madeleine Simon and M. Isittock (Mayhew MeCrimmon). Teach Us to Pray (St Paul Publications). 'rhe Giver of......

Beachcomber Memorial Mass

The Catholic Writers Guild plans to hold a Memorial Mass for J. B. Morton. the inimiteable "Beachcomber" who died in May, The Mass will be in Westminster Cathedral at 5.30 on......