Page 5, 23rd February 1973

23rd February 1973
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Conservatism And Ulster

The care and circumspection with which, observably political decisions have been taken this week as the basis for the coming White Paper on Northern Ireland act as a reminder of......

Toleration At Cambridge

I was delighted last week to he able to renew my sadly inadequate acquaintanceship with Cambridge when (don't all laugh at once) preaching a sermon in the chapel of one of the......

I Commend Your Christian Leader On Obscenity (feb. 16)....

who ran naked among the tombs of' old, and could not be restrained. were the scapegoats of a wicked and perverse generation. Their way of drawing God's attention to evil may not......

Michael Wilson, In His Interesting Article Of February 9,...

reform rumours revived" has been rather careless! When talking of India, he forgets Cardinal Joseph Parecattil. Archbishop of Ernakulam, created in I 969. And in his final......

Your Report (february 16) That "investors Are Becuming...

aware" coineides with a shock received recently on learning a Corn pany 1 had shares in promotes apartheid. Immediately 1 instructed my bank manager to sell them; he remarked......

Certain Literature Is Being Sent Through The Post To Priests

and nuns and officials of Catholic societies concerning Garabandal and other matters. Once and for all we wish to make it clear that the Legion of Mary is not in any way......

Poverty Stricken India

The poverty stricken (Kevin Rafferty, Feb. 9) have existed in the cities and seaports of India for as long as the Indian continent has been scrutinized and occupied by......

Latin Mass

In view of the good reception af forded to the Latin Mass Directory for England and Wales published last summer by the Association for Latin Liturgy, an up-to-date and enlarged......

Contraceptives

I read with incredulity that there were Catholics among the 54 Conservative M.P.s who put down a Commons motion demanding that contraceptives be supplied free on demand to all,......

The People's Land

You rightly urge (February 16) our concern for the homeless and suggest our writing to our M.P.s about it. With respect. the Members of Parliament and the Government are largely......

Whose Orders?

I am sickened by some of the letters you publish about Anglican Orders. The authors of so many of them seem to delight in trying to prove that many of my friends arc not......

Before The Editor Blocks Any Further Correspondence Over...

may I advise those interested to consult the new Catholic Dictionary ol Theology volume 3, pages 361 to 365. The arti cle will not please pressure groups! (Canon) Richard......

Surely, For The Most Practical Reasons, It Is Desirable That

priests should be easily recognisable as such. For example: a street accident; the general respect in which this type of "uniform" is still held: the various immediate and long......

Israel

Nobody would be so foolish as to imagine the Pope the only leader "who can feel for people of all nations". and I certainly never wrote such a childish phrase I can assure Dr.......

Courtesy

DY courtesy of Cunard o ffi cials, it was my pleasure to say Mass for the Catholic crew members aboard the Queen Elizabeth The lateness of the hour was the most convenient for......

Abortion, Theology And Science

I was pleased to note that Fr. Rigby (Feb. 16) was quick to correct what was an obvious error in my last letter (Feb. 9) In emphasising the point about the importance of......

A Theology Of The Environment?

Never before have we witnessed so many articles in newspapers and magazines about our environment and the ecological problem facing the world today. As we face this barrage of......

The Fight For Life

I was very pleased to read the recent Catholic Herald reports regarding the conference "The Hour of our Death" which discussed Euthanasia and Terminal Illness. One of the......

To-day He Has Risen

CRUCIFIXION PATTERN (Last words fold away until Easter Sunday) This is the sixteenth year of the Holy Week Poster Campaign. From its humble beginning when one hundred and fifty......