Page 5, 27th November 1970

27th November 1970
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Bull's Doubtful Authority

M AY I interject a word about Father A. W. Beer's letter in your issue of November 20th? Pius XII's Mystici C'orporis indicated art approach to the doctrine of the Church which......

Ten Reasons For Not Canonising This Archbishop

NORMAN ST. JOHN-STEVAS (Nov. 20) states that the reason that Cranmer, Ridley and Latimer were not canonised along with the 40 Martyrs was that "ecumenism has not advanced......

Advice On Letter Writing

A S one who has had a fair number of letters on this page this year, I would like to give the following advice to others: Devote your letter to one subject only. Never write as......

Awful Rubbish

I Have been a reader of the CATHOLIC Ileeeen for more than half a century, and durin g the past few years I have defended your editorial policy a g ainst many criticisms, some......

Exasperation

I AGREE with Miss Pamela Humphery ( November 13) on the speaking and reading of the majority of priests and now by many of the laity." But rather than "had" I would prefer the......

Untidy Habits

I THOROUGHLY a g ree with -IAileen McClement (November 13 ) and others who have written re g rettin g the chan g e nuns ' in nu' habits. Here and there these offer an......

Priests' Salaries

Question. Will you please tell me how a. priest's salary (if any) is allotted? Some cradle Catholics say one thing and some give a di f ferent answer. Also, what happens about......

Religion Is Made Too Easy

I READ with g reat interest two letters in your issue of November 13. One stated that joy and beauty had g one out of the Catholic religion, and the other stated that people had......

Priest's Function

Y OUR editorial (Nov. 20) on the priesthood fails to mention that a priest's main function, as the name implies, is to offer sacrifice. Doubtless, the world can use priests who......

Polish Patients

T HERE arc 1,400 Polish refu g ee patients in psychiatric wards in hospitals here. Many of them fought on our side in the war at a time when they faced overwhelming force. Now......

But Fr. Borrelli Did Not Dedicate Life To Local Curia

F ATHER BORRELLI'S decision to abandon the priesthood (Nov. 20) seems to be yet another example of the confusion of thou g ht of which even good men are capable at the present......

The Pope, Race And S. Africa

HILE the discussion of the proposed sale of arms to South Africa is takin g place, perhaps the words of Our Holy Father, Pope Paul --pace the Pro Fide Movement — are of......

Not The First

M AY I correct one point in your report ( Nov. 20) on the recent ecumenical vi g il held in the Metropolitan Cathedral? You state: "It was the first ecumenical g atherin g to be......

Bernadette's Shop Floor Tactics

views may well be wron g , but the chap he's talkin g to is g oin g him right if he hasn't just had a petrol bomb in his face. to be more capable of puttin g this month" to the......

D Oes Mrs. "au G Usta Blypp" Have To Unload Her Class...

in the CATHOLIC HERALD? Let her thank God for men such as Sir Peter haps or haps prefer the Kenneth Tynans of this world? Joan Sutherland (Mrs.) Neath, Glam. R EFERRING to the......