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The Pope Was Right To Call For United Action On Racism

W hen Pope Benedict gave his Regina Caeli address last Sunday he must have felt confident that his words would not provoke yet another international outcry. He made the......

Might The End Of Catholic State Education Actually Be A...

From Dr John Fannon SIR While I acknowledge the good intentions of Jean Keenan (Letters, April 17), I fear that she is over-optimistic when she predicts that if faith schools......

Yours Faithfully, John Fannon By E-mail From Mr Kevin...

SIR Jean Keenan appears to equate the idea of Catholic schools for the children of Catholics with pharisaical sanctimony. She then suggests that the disbanding of Catholic......

An Exclusive Faith

From Miss Ruth Yendell SIR It seems to me that Richard Dodd (Letters, April 10) is rather muddled about what the Catholic Church actually believes. We do, indeed, believe that......

The Age Of Miracles From Mr James Hamilton Sir Fr

Riddle's article (Feature, April 17) made some very good points, and he speaks with the authority of a lifetime's experience. However, it might be worthwhile to note that the......

Our Own Dark Past

From Mr Kevin Greenan SIR Since raising the question of Catholic knowledge of the Holocaust as it was actually going on (Letters, March 13), I have received a number of......

Fearing Obama

From Mr Norman Coles SIR Can the Word of Godeternal, alive, active and truthful have anything to fear from President Barack Obama (Report, April 31 giving the commencement......

A Myth Of Creation

From Dr Peter D Wilson SIR David Brower (Letters, April 17), like others before him, has written maintaining that the theory of evolution cannot he true because it is......

From Mr Robert Ian Williams Sir I Am Sorry That

the Mr and Mrs Dodd found my letter depressing and exclusive. I have been called a few things in my life but never been likened to an Islamic terrorist before. I find that......

A Dystopian Vision Of A Vegetarian Britain From Mr David

John SIR The picture of a rural idyll created by Victoria Gillick (Letters, April 10) is false and misleading. The vast majority of farm animals, particularly chickens and pigs,......

Endangering Unity

From Mr Jeremy de Satge SIR Congratulations to Fr Leo Chamberlain OSB on an excellent and well-balanced article on the liturgy (Comment, April 17). Amen to every word he wrote.......

From Mr David Brower Sir The Catholic Definition Of Truth

is the "conformity of the mind to what is". Revelation stands prior and exterior to our minds and is to be received with humility and charity. Richard Dodd (Letters April 10)......

Inspiring Debate

From Mr Ray Knight SIR Regarding Graham Moorhouse's criticism (Letters, April 17) of my letter of April 10, I have to thank him for, doubtless inadvertently, paying me the......

The Test Of Time

From Dr Josephine Treluar SIR The Pope has reiterated the Church's teaching on the moral issue of the use of condoms, including where there is HIV present. The slanging match......

Get Back To Love

From Mr Michael Melia SIR In calling for a rethink on attitudes I believe that Tony Blair (Report, April 17) does reflect the attitudes of some of the laity. Parents will have......

Catholic Dilemmas

A friend recently recommended that I use "angel cards" to connect with the angels and follow a higher spiritual path. I was not sure about this; what would you advise? In recent......