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Change The Sexual Climate

A REPORT OUT this week noted that more than ten per cent of all girls in Britain between the ages of 13 and 15 — under the age of consent, please note — sought contraceptives......

Religious: Risk Takers Of Today

THERE ARE SOME people who judge members of religious orders by such criteria as dress and occupation. Religious themselves have more serious agendas. Their vocation is......

Today's Weak Faith Needs Prayers

WHAT CAN THE Church do to retain the disaffected Catholics hovering on the church threshold? The question is asked in the article "Church leavers neglected" (13 February). The......

Save Us From The You Are Right To Highlight The Dangers

of exorcism (Editorial, 20 February), but the fact that the Catholic Church "continues to take such practices seriously", albeit with caution and secrecy, should not, as you......

Mourn, Then Eat

EATING DISORDER sufferers (referring to the article on anorexia, 13 February) have been spiritually helped for many years now by the work of Dr Kenneth McAll. In all cases of......

Why Reward Couples Who Marry?

BESS TVOS" I ON Davies repeats the claim of CARE the two parent families pay 50 per cent more tax than a single person with no dependents. At best this claim is misleading and......

Bishop Wood Vs Enoch Powell, Readers Take Sides

I VERY MUCH appreciated William Oddie's article about Enoch Powell (20 February). A voice of reason was raised in defence of someone who could no longer defend himself. It was a......

How To Stop The Bombers?

WHAT A WONDERFUL example of restraint and understanding was afforded by the writer of the Charterhouse (20 February), Margaret Aston. I am sure that if my house had been bombed......

Shorter Lives For Practising Gays: Untrue Or Just...

PETER STANFORD, it Seems to me, is rather less than charitable, and rather more than confused, in what he writes about Anne Atkins' article in the Sun (Book review, 20......

And Moreover. .. I Too Was Pleased To See The Article

(6 February) by Mr Peter Davies, Director-General of the RSPCA, in which he outlined the origins of the Society and the reasons why Christians should be compassionate towards......