Page 4, 23rd May 1980

23rd May 1980
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Saddled With A

handicap course HEREWITH is a paragraph taken from the Holy Father's Maundy Thursday letter on the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass: ''It happens on occasions, that the free choice of......

Forever 'on Call'

DAVID ALTON, (March 25) thinks old age in Institutions "inhuman", Not as inhuman as burdening one person at home. A trained nurse has periods of duty, then she goes away from......

Faith, Prayer And Christian Action

RECENT years have seen a growing discontent with the Church's traditional discipline tspilled by the strident demands for married clergy, intercornmunion and the ordination of......

A Play On Words

HOW often minorities claim Jesus as one of themselves, and go on to prove the claim by the manipulation of text& So now we find that He was a vegetarian. St Luke states clearly......

Support For Peace

I EXPRESS our profound gratitude for the very fair coverage given in Christopher Rails' report of the Campaign for European Nuclear Disarmament. Ness' signatories are declaring......

Moonies Answer Back

WITH regard to your recent correspondence about the "Moonies", 1 wonder whether the solution would be for local Churches to form inter-denominational youth groups. Several times......

Integrity Of Family

IT ISN'T widely known that the Law Commission are currently instructed to assess public opinion on various aspects of divorce. It also isn't widely known that there are five......

At Stake

This is a flagrant reversal of priorities — (or a not immediately obvious consolidating process if the majority views support alleged 'reform') — and denies society the sensible......

Strains Of Spain

HAVING just received a copy of the official handbook of the Westminster Diocesan Pilgrimage to Walsingham, I would like to bring to attention one very anachronistic fact: the......

Passing The Buck

I APPLAUD the way that the National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children has drawn public attention to appalling cruelties inflicted on children while at the same......

Expanding On Newman

I REFER to Fr Karunaharar, May 16. re — a quotation from Newman. The quotation in fact occurs in the final section of his famous Apologia pro Vita Sua:-in which he describes his......

Where Npc Failed

HAVE followed the events of the National Pastoral Congress with great interest and hope. I looked at the report on mental illness and found no hope that those who suffer will......

Natural Birth, Naturally

YOUR lead-story, May 9, reflects well the atmosphere of the closing day of the National Pastoral Congress. and neatly outlines the principal points that drew delegates' interest......

A Bracing Archbishop

I REALLY felt that your correspondents were making a big fuss about what Archbishop Murphy said before the National Pastoral Congress! May I just say that as a Westminster......

London To Lourdes And Back €62.00!

Lourdes via Calais, Bordeaux, Bayonne and Pau. It's the latest Hoverllcyd coach/ hovercraft service. Coaches leave our central London terminal every Tuesday and Friday. Return......