Page 6, 23rd July 1937

23rd July 1937
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Modernism In Catholic Art Ugliness Or Beauty

Sta,—Makers of images to be used as aids to Catholic worship might reasonably be expected (1) not to distract persons praying by too violent a break with tradition. (2) not to......

Jews And Jews

Sig.—Without animadversion on the opinions of Fr. Fahey, Mr. Hugh de Blacam, or your correspondent " C. S. R.," it will not be irrelevant to quote a few words from Archbishop......

" Mythical Japan "

A Japanese Protests Sit,—In your issue of July 16, you published two articles attacking Japan vigorously, on political and social grounds. In regard to your leading article,......

Being Present (literally) At Mass Is Not Enough

SIR,—Dom Bernard McElligott's last article was exceptionally courageous and to the point. 1 am glad he said a firm No to the " educated " Catholic who asked if being physically......

The Payment Of

CATHOLIC WRITERS Clerical "Blacklegs" SIR,—As far back as 1929 I had occasion to write in one of our Catholic contemporaries much as Miss Curtayne wrote a few weeks ago in the......

Publicity And Catholic Functions

SIR,--As a Catholic journalist on the staff of a provincial evening newspaper, I should like to emphasise the point that Catholic news is sometimes inadequately or inaccurately......

Catholic Journalists In Secular Press

SIR, --It seems that your correspondent, K. S. Christie, has overlooked some important points in my article. First his statement that I wrote that " Catholics must strive to......

" High Mass On Holiday "

SIR,—Your correspondent, M. Ferdinand van Pelt, may care to know that the zealous. pious and learned rectors of Richmond, Surrey—the writer has had the privilege of serving......

Venerable Robert Sutton

SIR,—For some years past I have been working on the Life of the above Burtonian and hope to write a full historical record of his life in the near future. To mark the 350th......

Basque Refugees

National Joint Committee on Trial Sna--Special congratulations are due to the Catholic Herald on the practical way in which it has tackled the difficult problem of the Basque......

The Lourdes Vault

SIR,—A short time ago you were kind enough to publish a letter appealing for funds to provide a vault at Lourdes to be put at the disposal of any pilgrimage from these islands......

Fr. Martindale Myth

The One Concerning Abyssinia SIR,--Father Martindale, in his article on Mr. Teeling's hook, mentions the debunk ing of the Abyssinian Myth by Mr. Evelyn Waugh. When my children......

The Church And Divorce

SIR,—In your issue of July 9, in your leading article on " The Church and Divorce," you write of the " doctrine that a valid and consummated marriage is indissoluble." This,......

Health Ministry And Birth Control

SIR,—With reference to the letter of Mr. A. J. Smith, Secretary, Westminster Catholic Federation, it would be instructive to review the possibility of Catholic representatives......