Page 2, 26th August 1955

26th August 1955
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Age Of Science

Sir,—P. E. Hodgson's glowing description of this " age of science" must not he allowed to pass without comment from one of the alleged beneficiaries. I first knew Leeds 25 years......

C.w.l. Services Clubs Committee

Sirs—Many of your readers are parents of young Catholic men doing their National Service in B.A.O.R. They will undoubtedly appreciate that every effort is being made by the......

Dialogue Mass

She—We need more priests to . interpret " Mediator ' in the spirit of Er. P. Grady if Dialogue Mass is to become the rule, rather than the exception. I know a parish where every......

No Missals At Back Of Church

Sin—In every Anglican Church I have been in. and I am assured by Anglicans that this is the rule, there has been a rack containing a good number of Copies of the Book of Common......

Modesty

Sir,-1. Most writers ignore the point. which is that the Holy See has spoken, and speaks surely ip condemnation of sat they praise. On August 15, 1954, the Holy Father, in Cum......

Rubric 16 And Pew Rents

Sin—I suggest you correct the impression that the wrong saying of Mass is so widespread. Could you not list the number (not necessarily the name) of churches in a particular......

Pre-reformation Religious Houses

Sire—Miss Bunt enquires about the above. The following list which I noted down some time ago, in addition to those she mentions. may he of interest: Buck fast Abbey...Devon:......

Houselling-cloth

Sin—Surely in " Here's the Answer " it is wrong to put . the answer about the houselling cloth in the past'? Its use is still " de rigeur " according to the Congregation of......

"divided Ireland"

Sim—In your issue of August 5. Mr. John Horgan writes that it was Redmond's " revilers" who " created " a '' divided Ireland." On June 24, 1916, John Redmond, at a Convention in......

Bible Reading

Sin—From time to time, letters are published from readers, telling us by how much our non-Catholic brethren outshine us in the knowledge of the Bible, but what is the point in......

Finding A Career

Sir,—Mr. Lavin's advice, that a youngster's professed wishes should always be the " overriding consideration," is based on the implication (painfully false) that The proportion......

Churches Today

Sir,—Art critics, being human, have their favourite styles, and gothic churches. given that the time, space, material and money were available, would be ideal evidence of the......

Le Corbusier

Sir,— Peter Anson has properly let the cat out of the bag—Le Corbusier's work cannot be understood except by those who can digest his " abstruse theories " or, to come nearer......

Capital Punishment

Sir.—As an illustration of the principles explained by Mrs. Collingridge's excellent letter, it may be added that in Norway, one of the " enlightened " countries said to have......

Catholic Press

Sir,—We were reminded at Mass this morning of the Catholic Press Day. The subsequent reminder that it was the duty of Catholics to buy and read a Catholic paper, led In even......

Neglect Of Children

Irresponsible Parents Site—Your excellent article on the " economics " of married women working prompts me to put the child's point of view into focus. Surely their neglect when......