Page 6, 25th May 1962

25th May 1962
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Their Own 'day'

By Pat Jones A N American priest with a great love and understanding of children, is trying to abolish " First Communion Day", that day on which, he observed, children had their......

Training

F OR the past 18 months, he ha s led the parents in trainin g . their own child for his own , quite separate First Communion. Each child receives the Blessed Sacrament with his......

.and How

"KELP the church in the All " middle of the village" says a German proverb: in other words, give everything and everyone their right place. This is borne out very stron g ly in......

Parents Meet •

F OR weeks now there have been special prayers said at every Mass for the children and their parents. Weekly meetings of the parents are held and a special preschool Mass is......

It Is Done In Germany

consolin g to see the occasional naughty boy or gi gg ling g irl!) After Mas s the parish priest noted the absentees (two away out of a total of 58!) and then g ave an......

Shops Prepare

S OON the shops began to take their part. Bunchy white frocks and sober blue suits appeared on chubby models in the windows; shiny patent shoes, dainty white handbags, g loves......

Festive Meal

T HE Mass was quiet and composed, said facing the people, with another priest to pray the Mass with the children and to lead them to the altar. After the Mass was a festive meal......

T His Twelfth Century Illuminetion Of Grave Beauty Is...

for the feast of the Qucenship of Mary, May 31— one of the youngest feasts in the calendar. Preserved in the British Museum, it illustrates a Psalter that once belonged to Saint......

The Things They Ask!

A SILLY question front Derek Hart in BBC's "Tonight" (May 18) prompts appraisal of interviewers and interviews, which is, after all, the basic business of TV and radio. Hart......

Inane Quiz

P OOR interviewing marred the BBC's up-and-comin g "Wednesday Ma g azine", last week, when David Jacobs asked inane q uestions of that hi g hly intelli g ent actress, Diane......

Dominican Star

A S an interviewer, Fr. Columba Ryan, OP, Re g ent of Studies at Blackfriars, Oxford, is comin g......

A Girl With Thirty Pence

By Muriel Cooper T HE LITTLE GIRL opened her money-box and counted her savings. They came to thirty pennies. She sent them in with a letter: "Now you will be able to feed lots......

Despite The 'x'

Lockhart By Freda Bruce F OR more than three q uarters of its course. Jules and Jim ("X certificate, Cameo-Poly) is as entrancin g as it is intriguing. This is to me un q......

Theatre

LEGACY OF VIOLENCE A TENEMENT house in Mc cow, on a summer evenil "sometime after Stalin's death", the setting for Come Back Wi Diamonds (Lyric Theatre, Hat mersmith). A pro g......

By Eve Mcadam

into his own. He isn't there yet, but in the BBC's "Seeing and Believing" on Sunday, his second appearance within a few weeks, he was nearer to it because he is learning to......

Coventry Way

T HE best interview of the week was that between the Provost of Coventry, the Very Rev. H. C. N. Williams and the Rt. Rev. Mervyn Haigh, DD. former An g lican Bishop of......

Wilfred Pickles

O NE of the most aimable and successful interviewers of radio and TV is Wilfred Pickles. Do audiences now prefer him as an actor? As each new appearance in a strai g ht part......

Did You Ever

N O boredom in theatre, film, TV, Radio can compare with that distilled by ABC's "Journey of a Lifetime". In this epic of ennui last Sunday someone said to Anne and John, "Come......

Look And Listen

BBC RADIO Sunday: Evening Service from St. Columba's Church, Glasgow. Conducted by Fr. Brendan Murphy, assisted by Er. James P. Corri g an. 7.45 p.m. Scottish ilome Service.......