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Converts

Their Catholic Experience Sta.-Your contributor Henry Edwards's v i e ws cannot be allowed to go unchallenged. It is over 20 years since 1 was received into the Church and......

Catholic Postal Course

Sie,-As one who is not a convert, but very involved in convert makin g , I read Henry Edwards's article with g reat interest. I have deep sympathy for the lone convert and, as a......

'one Of The Family'

Sts,-With reference to the article, "Prejudice A g ainst the Convert" in the issue of THE CATHOLIC HERALD dated Friday, November 13, may 1 as a convert g ive my own experience.......

At Aylesford

Sut,-I wish Mr. Edwards would come to Aylesford for Christmas. Here there are many converts ; of nine people sittin g at one table in the refectory last Sunday it was discovered......

Belief In Limbo

SM.-Michael O'Halloran is entitled to his opinion that "the Church is not concerned to defend a Limbus Puerorum eternally empty" ; but the facts show that the Church also has no......

Afflicted In Mind Psychological Institute Needed

SIR,-May I congratulate you on the great lead which your paper has g iven in bringing the need for a Catholic Psychological Institute before our minds. For about the last 30......

'i Must See A Catholic'

S1R,-May I back up the wise plea for a Catholic Psycholo g ical Institute? I should imagine that the first inevitable reaction of any Catholic advised to have psychological......

"7 Emplewood"

STR,-Many thanks for the fine article on Catholic psychiatry in this week's issue. If I may suggest it, Templewood is an ideal place for such a clinic. bein g Catholic in its......

The Parents' Right

Su s .-As a good deal of correspondence on the subject of parents and electors associations has appeared in your columns in the last few weeks 1 thou g ht the followin g point......

English In The Liturgy

Sie.-With reference to Mr. Gillie Potter's kindly letter. I find it very difficult to see how the Holy See in the middle of the 16th century could have approved any chan g es......

Xmas-or-christmas

SIR,-Mr. Stanhope-Pearce's letter shows some confusion regarding the above abbreviation. It is certainly amazing that people do not know what "X" stands for. It actually does......

Mary's Year

Sta.-May I with respect throu g h your columns su gg est to parish priests in London and elsewhere that they consider once more the q uestion of outdoor processions in honour of......

The School Cane

Standards of Criticism SIR, --"Pedagogue" seems to have been singularly unfortunate in his choice of schools for his children, and paints a depressing picture of Catholic......

No Better !

SIR.-The existence of our Catholic schools has been preserved at great sacrifice. If they could show themselves superior to other schools, and they should be, they mi g ht......

Responsible Tv

SIR-It is clear that the Catholic community should definitely be a g ainst sponsored television. However, when the q uestion comes before the House, can we be sure, or at all......

80 Tor Q Uay Road, Newton Abbot, Devon.

Though we ourselves deplore suggestions .so far officially made for an alternative television programme, it is certainly not clear that the Catholic community should be......

Liturgically Minded

SIR,-As an Anglican. it seems to me that, g enerally speakin g . An g licans are far more liturgically minded than Roman Catholics. Matins, Vespers (Evenson g ) and Compline are......

Catholic I Evidence

What is the refutation of this ar g ument brou g ht a g ainst Edmund Campion: "Whatever is in the sacrament Is void of sense or insensible. But Christ is not insensible. Er g o,......

Another Royal Link On Television

TV Once a g ain television has TV Once a g ain television has served the nation in g atherin g many millions around the Queen and the Duke as they set off at ni g ht from London......

Paris Report On The

Priest-workers • R ADIO. An indication of the wide g eneral interest in the French priest-workers is the fact that Pierre Emmanuel discussed them at len g th in his "Letter from......

Guest Speakers For Catholic Bodies

SIR.-The B.B.C. in some programmes has a g uest artiste or a g uest speaker. These are people who make an occasional appearance in a re g ular pro g ramme. The use of the noun......

Christmas For Poles

SIR,-Your readers have now for several years been g enerous in helpin g our plans to send Christmas parcels to Polish mental patients in hospital, especially those (and they are......

Points From Letters 1

An Anglican community I think it ought to be pointed out that "Alcuin" has made a sli g ht slip in his review of The Coming of the Lord. "C.S.M.V." stands for "Colnmunitv of St.......

Hospital Touting' S1r,-may I Say A Few Words In Agreement

with your correspondent "State Re g istered Nurse," who wrote refutin g the char g es of the booklet, Infallible Fallacies, as to Catholics' alle g ed "toutin g for converts" in......