Page 5, 22nd September 1967

22nd September 1967
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The Exercise Of

Authority by Our Bishops "O PINION" of September 15 states: "Before Cardinal Heenan fell ill, there was no doubt about (Church) leadership in this country." In fact, the......

Parental Choice Of Schools

T HE recent j ud g ement in favour of the Enfield parents' efforts to uphold their le g al ri g ht to exercise parental choice in relation to their children's education throws......

Churches Asleep In Back Room

S URELY the youn g er g eneration, the "Flower Children" especially, should not receive blame for what appears to be eccentric, barbarous, and unruly behaviour, but rather those......

Explain Please, Mr.

Worsthorne P EREGRINE WORSTHORNE wrote in your issue of September 8: "I cannot pretend to have any clear idea of either his ( the Maharashi's ) methods or his beliefs." Towards......

Weary Of 'racia List' Lectures

M OST n T of us will agree with Mr. Middle to n when he says (September 8 ) that the coloured immi g rant problem is re becomin g increasingly serious, thou g h many would q......

Too Much Talk

O N Sunday, September 10, was in the depths of Sussex, wonderin g how to g et me a lift to Mass, when a kind An g li can lady offered ft to 8 o'clock Mass. At 8.45 she was......

Plea For Gipsies

m Ay I appeal for financial support for our work with travellin g families? We have the privile g e of servin g six of these " g ipsy" families con tact w and keep in cith many......

Wage-stop Rule W Ith Reference To The Article "plea To...

to help j obless" on the front pa g e of your issue of September 8, it is to be hoped that the lobbyists do not succeed in their endeavours and the Minister for Social Security......

Embarrassment

I WINCE with embarrassment whenever I hear at Mass that smu g -soundin g phrase "to men who are God's friends." Would one of your more erudite readers tell us what ling uistic......

Catholic M.p.'s

IN a protest tabled in the House of Commons on July 17 by 61 M.P.s deplorin g the recent cut in British aid to under-developed countries, Catholic M.P.s were noticeably absent.......

Bible Reading

I HAVE bou g ht today the 2notes published by the "Bible Readin g Fellowship". from an S.P.C.K. bookshop in Chester. I was deli g hted to see from the BRF Bulletin inside that......

Braine Was Right

A S a forei g ner reader of the CATHOLIC HERALD, I Suggest that the word "Catholic" be dropped from the paper's name and leave only "Herald."' Accordin g to my views, a Catholic......

Silly And Cheap

I HOPE that, in common with many more of your readers of my ac q uaintance, I have seen the last of the cartoons at present appearin g in the CATHOLIC HERALD. I refer......

Neither Freedom Nor Charity

O F course radio stations are not responsible for misuse of transistor radios, but Miss Bradley ( September 8 ) is mistaken in thinkin g that councils leave us freedom of......

Discipline In Irish Schools

I WRITE from Ireland to 2confirm Miss W. Hart's suspicions ( September 8 ) about discipline in Irish schools. Here, althou g h there are specific Government prohibitions a g......

Sneer At Cricket Virtue

D URING the past few weeks I have read some en m ts on " odd commen ts martyrdom of St. Brian" theme, but the prize must surely g o to Desmond Albrow for his remarks on the......

Celibacy Issue

M UCH has been written in the Press in recent months on the vexed question of the celibacy of the priesthood. I am firmly in favour of an unmarried cler g y if only for the......