Page 2, 23rd July 1948

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Irish Catholics

SIR,—For the past few years I have been calling attention at my meetings to the fact that little progress has been made in the task of converting the English to Catholicism, and......

Trials In Titoland

Sig, — In a recent newspaper there was reported a Parliamentary Debate on the forcible handing over of Croatian refugees (there mentioned as Jugoslays) to Tito's Bolsheviks, and......

A Walsingham Appeal

From the Bishop of Northampton. SIR, —May I be allowed through the kindness of your paper to appeal to the Catholics of England to assist me to buy some property offered to us......

Walsingham : 1538-1948 Sir. — An Extract From Letters And

Papers—John Hussey to Lord Lisle, 1538, reads: "July 18th. This day our late Ladye of Walsingham was brought to Lambhithe (Lambetb) where was both my Lord Chancellor, with many......

Conversion Of Anglicans

— Mr. Robert Sencourt gives a good many reasons why Anglicans arc not attracted to the Catholic Church. I do not venture to dispute the conclusions come to by so qualified a......

Security

SK—Your leading article of July 9, on " Security and Insecurity , ' reads like an unconsidered outburst following a row with Colonel Blimp. One hopes it. was unconsidered,......

" A Handful Of English Catholics " Sir, — You Say, "

The real job of converting our fellow-countrymen to the Faith has yet to begin in anything that can be called a big way." and you call for " a thorough overhaul of the spirit......

Catholic Novels Sir, — I Am Pleased To Read That

there are more " less prudent" people like myself who fail to see the magnificence of Graham Greene's book, The Heart of the Matter. M. PRANGE.......

Priests' Housekeepers Sue—recent Letters Interest Me Very...

I could find such a housekeeper. But I have been 10 years ordained and in two parishes. My experiences, like those of many curates I've spoken to, were the following: My bed was......

" The Keys" Sia.-1 Would Be Most Grateful If You

could spare me the space to draw the attention of all Catholic men in the writing profession (pournalists, authors, publicity agents, film script writers, radio writers, etc.,......

Answers

" Why do your prosts mumble when reading the Bible in the train?" They are not reading the Bible, but reciting the "Breviary "—largey taken from the Bible, emecially the Psalms......

' Points From Let Ters Meet Your Fellow Catholics I Take

exception to Mr. MacMahon's sweeping statement tinder the caption set re: Your Fellow Catholics, that although " we are bound to love our fellow-Catholics we are not also......