Page 2, 23rd October 1959

23rd October 1959
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Education Of Grammar School Girls

S IR,-The dilemma mentioned by "Mater Studiosa" in her letter of October 9, clearly indicates the need for a careful reconsideration and, finally. a far-reaching re-organisation......

Schools We Can Afford

S ',-"Mater Studiosa" presents a very real problem. In rural districts, Catholic secondary education is almost entirely the prerogative of those (like myself, happily) who are......

Successful In Examinations

S IR'According to Mr. O'Reilly's figures, the average number entered per G.C.E. subject at Ordinary level in his school was 10. Is the school so generously staffed that a......

Crying Babies M Church

S IR, - As a member of the Family and Social Apostolate I am very interested in the subject of family attendance at Holy Mass. To those who object to the disturbance caused by......

Advertising In Magazines

RI12.--Is it possibly a mistake to attack a periodical which carries advertisements for contraceptives-when this periodical has a well-known reputation for being. editorially,......

Catholic Magazines'

Success depends on parish zeal S IR,-1 would like to thank all the kind people who have sent me specimen copies of various Catholic publications. While I appreciate the kindness......

Feasts : Local Or Universal ?

S IR, - Whilst. agreeing with "Sacerdos" on the desirability of spreading devotion to St, Maria Goretti, 1 doubt if petitioning for her feast to be extended to the universal......

Murder Always Murder ?

beg to differ with such an eminent and admired philosopher as E. I. Watkin, but I fail to see the analogy between bombing (indiscriminate and regrettable as it might have been)......

Priests' Secular Institutes

SIR' The Society of the Sacred Heart, founded in 1791, is now a Secular Institute expressly for diocesan priests. It was one of the creations of that great Jesuit Pere Pierre......

Ireland's Name

S i" ' Northern Ireland, to denote the six counties of the ancient and very historical nine county province of Ulster. is obviously wrong, too. as Donegal -one of the other......