Page 6, 24th October 1941

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Church Crafts

RELIGIOUS ART: Modern—Simpering and Sanctimonious Medieval Vigorous and Homely English Church Craftmanship. Cy Fled Crossley, F.S.A. (Batsford, 8s. (.d.). Reviewed by PETER F.......

Art

Augustus John Drawings. By Augustus John. (Faber. 12s. 6d.). keviewed by MICHAEL DE LA BEDOYERE p ERHAPS the most surprising thing in this splendid collection of sixty-four......

Pacifism

Christian Pacifists Explain Themselves into the Way of Peace. Edited by Archdeacon Percy Hartill. (Jas. Clarke. 6s.). Reviewed by DONALD ATTWATER THIS collection of ten essays......

Answers To Ecclesiastical Quiz •

Questions are on page 3. 1. Simon Magus (cf.. Acts viii, 9-24.) 2. The native Church of Abyssinia (Monophysites.) 3. The Basilica of Our Holy Saviour, Rome. Dedicated in 324:......

Film

Unwanted Babies Blossoms in the Dust T ' " blossoms" are babies, unwanted, and the story is founded on the life of Mrs. Edna Gladney who made history in Texas, not only by her......

Emp Ke International . Lady M Ain Impressions Brought...

war-time fantasy were: Shock at realising that New York approached from the air looks for all the world like a cemetery. Masonry that composes famous skyline seen from above......

Claudine

CLAUDINE, after Colette's story. is a French version of the famous pre-war German film Miidchen in Uniform. Both stories deal with the adolescent los e passion as porteaited in......

Fr. Martin D'arcy .in U.s.a.

Despite difficulties caused by the war, Catholic educational institutions in England are still able to early on, Fr. Martin C. D'Arcy, Si., master of Campion Hall, Oxford.......

Italian Catholic Action Girls' Crusade

The girls' section of Italian Catholic Action, which has carried on for the last ten years a " Crusade for Purity " in the largest cities of Italy, has resolved this year to......

Stanley B. James Answers Your Question—

WHAT SHALL I READ? . TT is foolish to complain that propa• ganda ganda misleads us if we are not endeavouring to discover and make use of true sources of information. But for......

Hungary's Peace Prayers

BUDAPEST. Near Budapest is a village called Homokkomaron, which has long been a popular place of pilgrimage in Hungary, but the =tusks, and particularly storms, have left their......

Fiction

MUSIC AND HUMAN NATURE .417anayr. By Frank Baker. (Eyre and Spottiswoode, 9s.). The Gulls Fly Inland. By Sylvia Thompson. (Heinemann. 7s. 6c1.). Olives on the Apple Tree. By......

Even Such Is Time

Neglected Spiritual Classics by JULIAN I T will be interesting to note, when this war is over, which books . of devotion are considered to be worthy of reprint in large numbers......

Music Walton Concerto

WILLIAM Walton, who will conduct hts violin concerto at the Royal Albert Hall on November I, has never heard this work played. He wrote it ill 1939 for Mr. Jacha Ilene, to whom......

Play The Nutmeg Tree

vVONNE Arnaud has few equals On the English stage to-day in her ability to build up a character. She has the true Frenchwoman's flair for taking a readymade garment and moulding......

Brazil's Catholics Make Their Own Films

The Legion of Decency of Brazil which recently waged a successful campaign against objectionable films in that country has decided that the best way to get desirable films is to......