Page 11, 25th July 2008

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The Catholic Herald

Established 1888 What Pope Benedict really said at World Youth Day W hat did the Pope actually say at World Youth Day? That may sound like a stupid question, but if you followed......

Letters To The Editor

Welcoming former Anglicans to an ever-changing Church From Fr John Daley IC SIR In 1974 Pope Paul VI's biblical commission concluded there was nothing scriptural or theological......

Genial Mysticism

From Mr Stratford Caldecott SIR Your report (July 11) refers to an important article on G K Chesterton by Adam Gopnik in the New Yorker magazine. It is an indication of the......

Aural Integrity

From Mr Ton McIntyre SIR May I defend myself against Gus Thomas' criticisms (Letter, July I 8)? He is right about this: that translation should redder accurately something......

Yours Faithfully, Stratford Caldecott Oxford

Mandela's error From Mr Darren M Collins SIR I was somewhat taken aback by your report (July 18) on Nelson Mandela's admiration for Catholic social teaching, I thought it a......

The Forgotten Vision Of Pope John Xxiii

From Mr Ray Knight, SIR The front-page headline "Church can help end knife crime Crisis, says IDS" (July 18), headed an article which deserves deeper consideration by our......

From Mr Frank Roome

SIR Simon Robinson (Letter. July 18) is apparently eager to have a Latin Mass but doesn't even know the Latin for "I can't wait". Does he then want an excuse for taking no......

A Great Work Of Providence In Modern Times

From Mr Joseph Shaw SIR I enjoyed Quentin de la Becloyere's interview with Professor John Marshall (Features, July 18), a member of the commission which vainly recommended to......

The Rights Of Apes

From the general secretary of Catholic Concern for Animals SIR -The Spanish bishop who criticises the extension of some human rights to apes (Report, July 18) is obviously......

Wyd08 Diaries

Meeting Jesus in the silence HERE we present extracts from the diaries of British World Youth Day pilgrims, which first appeared on our website. Pastor luventus returns next......

Sydney, World Youth Day: ■ There's A Huge Vocations Expo.

One person was amazed that you could have "a whole careers fair" on vocations (including priesthood, religious life, marriage and consecrated single life). In one large hall the......

By Fr Tim Finigan Catholic Dilemmas

I am finding it difficult to explain to my child how it is that in Holy Communion we eat the body of Christ and drink his blood without this seeming like cannibalism. Chapter 6......