Page 6, 27th December 1940

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This Saint Never Lost A Moment And Was The Greatest...

Apostle of Charity. The Life of St. Vincent de Paul. By Theodore Maynard. (Allen and Unwin. 7s. 6d.). The Spirit of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul. By Charles K. Murphy.......

Even Such Is Time

By JULIAN GO TO THE ANT A GREAT deal has been written and still more has been said about our duty to animals; bitter controver sies still take place about their general......

Fiction

AN IRISHMAN IN REVOLUTION Sergeant Lomb of the Ninth. By Robert Graves. (Methuen, 8s. 6d.). The Shadow of the Master. By Achmed Abdullah and Anthony Abbot. (Hurst and Blackest,......

Poetry

OLD POEMS THROUGH NEW EYES Homage to Hymen. edited by H. Yaffe. (Faber, 8s. 6d.). Golden Treasury of Scottish Poetry. Edited by Hugh Macdiarmid. (Macmillan, 8s. 6d.). Poems Old......

Scripture

APOCRYPHAL GOSPELS Readings from the Apocryphal Gospels. Edited by H. J. Schonfield. (Nelson, 5s.). A LTHOUGH in our modern parlance we use the word Apocryphal to denote......

Praiseworthy Reticence

l he Bible of the World. (Kcgan Paul, 18s.). IN some 1,400 pages are collected the basic religious and moral writings upon which the historic Faiths of the world are based.......

Philosophy

Not for then but for now and forever St. Thomas Aquinas. By Gerald Vann, O.P. (Hague and Gill, 6s.). Reviewed by THOMAS CORBISHLEY, C HESTERTON somewhere has a remark abdut......

Nazism Its Philosophy

is worse than its treatment of the Church The Persecution of the Catholic Church in the Third Reich. (Burns Oates, 5s.). Reviewed by MICHAEL DE LA BEDOVERE IN one respect at......

Charlie's_ Satire Is Withering

BM Chaplin's belief is in the power of kindness BY IRIS CONLAY The Great Dictator " I'M not anti-anything," said Charles Chaplin, after the New York premier of The Great......