Page 9, 20th July 1984

20th July 1984
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Democracy Frail But Blossoming

Gerard Noel Are we more jittery about the dangers of war and disruption of our way of life than the average English family 50 years ago? I would say we were, but surely it was......

Blessing Our Enemy

PAX CHRISTI had its beginning just forty years ago. And what a strange beginning it was. The now well-known peace movement was inaugurated by a Mass said in July 1944 by Bishop......

Christline Lifeline

MORE and more people are dialling the Christianline telephone number for a daily Christian message. Already, nearly 20,000 calls have been made. Each day, you can hear a new,......

Farewell Fr Joe

CONGRATULATIONS and condolences to an old and valued friend for whom the first Friday of this month had poignant significance. It was also a sad day for past and present......

Now You See It, Now You Don't

IF YOU'RE a poker player you . will know you are . likely to have what's known as a straight, once in 255 deals, while a straight flush will only blush once in 64,974. If you......

A Common Way Of Life

THE STORIES of bribery and embezzlement coming out of Nigeria must be, or should be, shaming. The bizarre kidnapping of Dr. Umaru Dikko are a small part of the story of a tragic......

The Devil Entrenched

PETULANCE is allowed now and then (you convince yourself) if you run a column or a family or any enterprise that everyone assumes gets along by accident rather than design. My......

Subject Matter

PEOPLE love titles and why shouldn't they, more especially if they deserve them. In Ireland, the nearest we get to them are with doctorates, which I find confusing since I don't......