Page 2, 25th March 1948

25th March 1948
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Joint Religious Action

Ste, — Following on the congratulations bestowed on the new Greek Catholic: Patriarch by religious leaders, Catholic and Orthos dox, Muslim and Jewish, following, WO, on the......

An Appeal For " Tuberculosis Contacts" Children

Sns,--I beg for the courtesy of , your columns in the interests of a very pathetic class of Catholic child. These are the " tuberculosis contacts,' who are cared for by public......

State Medical Service

Sue—Surely the danger inherent in a State-dominated medical service is graver than would at first seem apparent if the following extract from a current medical journal is......

Britain And Australia

I SIR, — Australia is vital to the British Commonwealth. The old Empire has gone — India, Egypt, the Fast. South Africa and Canada are uncertain. If Australia should waver or be......

A Tory Spokesman And Russia

SIR, — The ex-Education ' Minister, Mr. R. A. Butler, M.P., is reported in the Telegraph (March 3, 1948) as saying: " Unless we restore to power a Government with a leader who......

Nurses And Trade Unions

Sne—Having read the letter from Mr. Will Hayden in your issue of February 27, may I, as a student nurse., give you the opinion of the majority of nurses in training? That we......

The Religious Orders And Congregations Of Great Britain...

SLR, — To save endless correspondence with the countless religious communities which have supplied me with information for this long overdue reference book, 1 would be grateful......

Derry Ban

SIR,-1 shall be grateful if you will allow me space to put before your readers the Nationalist viewpoint on the banning, by the Six County Home Minister, of the Anti-Partition......

Arundel

Sne—Your article on Arundel in the current issue of the Cif. can hardly fail to give offence to the Catholics of Arundel and its neighbourhood. We certainly do not regard our......

The Size Of Life

SIR—May I comment on the re view of my book, The Size of Life, In your issue of March 12 last? I do not dare to dispute what your reviewer says of my style. He can say what he......

A Personal Statement

Sm.—May I take up a small portion of your space in order to make a statement of a personal nature ? In the past (owing largely to reasons of a political nature) I left the......

Special Lourdes Pilgrimage

SIR, — In 1945, during the ciesing years of the war, the "Pax Christi " Crusade of Prayer was started by a small group of laymen under the direction of Mgr. 'rheas, then Bishop......

Religious Films

SIR, — I should like to support Fr. Burke's plea in your issue or March 5, for well-made documentary and other films reflecting our Christian heritage, which would be suitable......

Conversion Of England

Six,—As a practical step let us make it possible for Englishmen, Catholic and non-Catholic, to take part in Holy Mass as follows: 1. Identify the Mass with the feast or day by......

A Profile Corrected

SSIL — May I point out that I was never a Wesleyan, still less an ardent Wesleyan " ; that I am not related to the Rev. Leslie Weatherhcad; and that the club to which I be:ong......

'points From Let Ters

African Civilisation Graham Greene, if his book was fairly reviewed by W. Ley, is in need of enlightenment on the effect on the African of European civilisation. The Hon. W. G.......

Answers

Who wrote Our Lady's Anthem. ? Dr. Mary Ryan (Oter Lady's Flours, p. 170) says: " The Salve, to which St. Bernard is said to have added the triple invocation at the end, arid......