Page 6, 25th February 1938

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B.u.f. And Catholic Freedom

Writes Sir Oswald Mosley,— Sett.—In the very fair report you gave a recent meeting which I addressed in Lewisham an unnecessary misunderstanding is created on one point. This......

Catholics Employing Catholics

SIR,—Some weeks ago you printed interesting correspondence on this subject, including a letter from me under my real name, and a letter from Mr. Windsor of the K.S.C. in which......

Jews : Right, Left And Just Jews

Sig,—Mr. Bernard Wall, in his " Letter to a Jewish Friend," overlooks the fact that there are perhaps more Jews on the Right " than on the " Left" in politics. The former do not......

Fr. Martindale Answers

A Belgian Priest Ste,—You have forwarded to me an extremely long letter from a septuagenarian Belgian priest—the only one of its sort, as you consolingly tell me—and suggest......

The Bible In English

Sia.—A letter appeared in The Times on February 14 which stated that no orthodox English translations of the Bible were provided in Pre-Reformation times. The following comment......

Catholic Worker Bookshop

Sue—As you *ink a fuller letter regarding the Catholic Worker Bookshop was desirable, the following programme is given :— I. To rent a shop in a working class district where......

Freethinkers' Congress

A Plain Question Sie.,—As the editor of a journal offering " to give reliable information," you will not refuse to publish this letter as a corrective to that amazing tissue of......

The Distributist Party

SIR.—Your correspondent is mistaken when he States the British Union of Fascists is the only Party with the policy of occupational organisation as outlined in the Papal Social......

Eire Is Ireland

SIR,—Apropos of the paragraph in the " lotter's " Notes on Eire. Article 4 of the New Constitution lays down : " The name of this State is Eire or in the English language,......

St. John Ervine's Play

SIR,—It is pleasant to read Mr. Anson's letter about St. John Ervine's play, Robert's Wife. I agree that this play is splendid propaganda—provided the audience knows its......

The Evils Of Hire-purchase

Ellen Wilkinson's Bill Stit,—It is strange that one of the most sincere attempts at social justice in our time—Miss Ellen Wilkinson's Hire Purchase Bill—should almost escape......

Thanksgiving After Communion

SIR,—When parish priests see women hurrying out of the church immediately after Mass, even though they have been to Holy Communion, does it ever occur to them that the majority......

Distraction

SIR,—Here is a parishioner's view on the above matter. It has become almost impossible in some of our London churches especially on Sundays. Reasons: Private conversations......

The Church And Islam

SIR,—Fr. Martindale, in his article on St. John of Matha, makes some interesting observations on the Church and Islam. Does not the Spanish Crusade provide a Heaven-sent......

Caravaggio

SIR,—Will you allow me to correct a mis-statement in the notice of my lecture on Caravaggio to the Lingard Society on Monday last, which says he was expelled from the order of......

Italy Is Not Bankrupt

Unfounded Press Campaign , SIR—May I draw attention through your columns to one very disgraceful aspect of the anti-Italian campaign now going on in the popular press. lt is the......

Printing Orders With Sweat Shops

SIR,—With reference to Mr. John Rudd's letter on Catholic societies sending their printing orders to non-union " sweat shops": it will interest your readers to know that some......

Care Committees And Catholic Action

SIR. — Voluntary work for the Catholic School Care Committees is urgently needed. Every school has its Care Committee under the skilled direction of an L.C.C. District......

British Guns In Spain

SIR,—We have so little accurate information from Spain that one feels inclined to weep when so valuable and truthful a pamphlet as M. Hericourt's " Arms for Red Spain " (Burns......

Post Office Guild

In the Framework of Catholic Action SIR,—May I through the medium of your paper appeal to Catholics employed in the London Postal Region to join the Poet Office Catholic Guild.......

Parish Catholic Trades-unionist Section

SIR.—Although strictly speaking I am not a trade unionist, for the last 35 years I have been closely associated with Catholic trades unionists and have joined with them in......

Mixed Marriages

SIR, — In my effort to emphasise what I believe to he a truth, that the majority of mixed marriages do not result in ardent Catholics, I have given pain to one of your readers.......

Astrology

Site—Saint Augustine definitely refutes and condemns the pretensions of the agelong superstition of astrology in his " Confessions." A great modern authority, Prof. Breasted, of......

Right Book Club Sir,—catholics Are Shouting From The...

the alarming proportions which the Left Book Club propaganda is assuming; but never a whisper about the Right Book Club. Here is an antidote for Left propaganda; but such books......