Page 9, 24th January 2003

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An Issue On Which The Bishops Have A Duty To Speak

As wE WENT to press, a disturbing event occurred in the European Parliament. The Parliament's development committee passed, almost unanimously, the Sandbaek report on......

`tiresome And Partial' Criticism Of Israeli State

From Mr John D.A.Levy John Gummer has now employed the "some of my best friends are Jewish/I am a good friend of Israel,but..."argument once too often. His critique of Israel is......

Rediscover Lourdes

From Mr John Kearney Sir, Perhaps there would not be such a boom in fraudulent revelations (January 17) if we were faithful to the authentic ones. Take the case of Our Lady of......

Failures And Fallacies Of Christian Science

From Fr Anthony Synondvon, SI Sir, I am grateful for Miss Chance's kind words about my review of Janie Hampton's Joyce Grenfell (January 17) but I cannot accept her defence of......

Anglicans 'welcome'

From Revd Dr Sean E Hall Sir, It was interesting to be reminded of the open letter that I co-authored ten years ago in Fr Geldard's article in this week's Herald. It prompted me......

The Society Of St Pius X Is In Schism With

the Church From Mr John Beaumont Dear Sir, In his letter (Jan 10) Fr Jacques Emily of the Society of St Pius X quotes Cardinal Lara as saying that "the act of consecrating a......

Is There A Rational Case For Special Creation?

From Alr Donal Foley Sir, regarding Peter Hodgson's Faith and Reason article in this week's Catholic Herald, which was quite hostile to "creationism. I wouldjust like to make......

Listening To Those Who Have No Voice

John Gummer B y the time you read this, I shall be on my way to Death Row in Texas to plead for a stay of execution of a former constituent. He holds joint British/American......