Page 2, 26th May 1950

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Religious Instruction

The place of the home Sig,-"Catechist ," complain ing of the too frequent inadequacy of reli g ious instruction, wrote recently : "The most important business of our lives is......

Anglo-catholics Sig,-mr. Barber Is Right In Holding It...

Anglican Bishops of Georgian times could have intended to make Mass-Sacritieing Priests at their ordinations, but the real breach of continuity came much eariier. Whatever the......

Holy Russia Sir,--.the Broad Fact Emerges From This...

viz. that the Russian complex of East and West is particularly adapted to the messianic and missionary ur g e. whether Christian or Communist. The point has been made in and out......

Holy Year

AND CENTENARY CELEBRATIONS Sia,-By the autumn many tens of thousands from this country will have made their pil g rima g e to Rome and will have acclaimed and paid homage to the......

The Index Sir,---i Should Like To See An Intellig Ent And

ade q uate defence of the Index, which seems to be open to criticism in that; (1) Many of the books condemned are far over the heads of most people and therefore not likely to......

" Why Don't They Come In?"

Sta,-Speakin g of those Christians outside the Church a priest once asked me the above question. God in His mercy had given me the gift offaith, and I had bad the privile g e of......

Church Singing

SIR,-What do those who have been to Rome this year think of the English sin g ing? To me the singing of the English groups. lar g e and small, was most inspiring: certainly it......

The Crusade For Homes Si,-mr. T. A. Bli G H Is Right

to think that " Housing ' should become the highest priority in the land. He is quite mistaken, however. to believe that Public Opinion would be solidly behind a crusade for......

Our Schools

London erhibition reply to your correspondent, Clare de Hamel, may I bring to the notice of all your readers that the answer to the q uestion, " Are Catholic Schools providin g......

Bl. Anna Maria Taigi Sir,-in The Current Issue You Report

on the forthcoming canonisa tion of Bl. Vincent Stranabi. The circumstances connected with his offering his life in exchange for that of Leo XII are as follows : B. Anna Maria......

Procida Stg,-confined Within The Prison At Procida....

number of Italian soldiers and 1.600 other Italians whose only " crime " is that they are, or used to be, associated with the former regime in Italy. They are ill-fed. lack......

Cause Of Communism

Insecurity s 1 -1 do not want to oversimplify the issue and I know that the problem of Communism has many aspects. I believe, however, that the " deep desire and need in......

1 Points From Letters Pilgrimage To Ars Clients Of St.

.T. Vienne) (and of his beloved helper, S. Philorriena) who are planning their own pilgrimage to Rome might like to he reminded that Ars is easily accessible en route and makes......

Can Eou Supply Correct Titles And Publishers Of Books

Not always. Why not use the Cetholie Reference Library to which we so often refer our inquirers. Are Graham Greene's novels dangercuss? Only to the uninformed. They are not......