Page 2, 27th October 1950

27th October 1950
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The Assumption

Earliest evidence SIR,-Many Catholics are asking where the evidence is for the belief of the early church in the Assumption of Our Blessed Lady. Befote the texts of the Mass for......

Liturgy And The Vernacular 5tr,-1 Am Nearing 25 Years Of

priesthood. I want to express what I have felt for most of that time. The Epistles and Gospels of the Mass are not prayers. They are readings for the instruction of the......

'houses For All'

Tenancy conditions fear that my professional colleague at Whitehaven has failed to convince Mr. Camp bell. We are ask ed, b y MT. Campbell, to believe that, because persons......

The Noble Sport?

SIR,-As leader of an old established Catholic Boys' Club in SE. London which has a great boxing tradition and still looks upon this as the supreme character-developing sport, I......

Anglican Modernism

A root cause? SIR,--In reading the biographies of some of the leading Anglican prelates of the last fifty years one is struck by the fact that their evidently genuine piety is......

Care Of Overseas Visitors

Si,-In an otherwise excellent artick in your issue of October 20, Mr. Douglas Hyde quotes the following observation : . . no Catholic organisation makes it " (invitation of......

Ven. Father Dominic Harbert, C.p.

SIR, - Perhaps the most striking feature of the recent glorious Catholic pageant at Wembley was the significant procession representative of our Catholic past, more especially......

‘barabbas Was A Publisher'

S1R, - " Now Barabbas was a publisher." Thirty years ago Sir Max Beerbohm made this straightforward and simple pronouncement while G. K. C. was concerned with the milder if......

The Scapular Vision And St, Simon Stock Sir. Recent Letters

in THE CATHOI IC HERALD have drawn attention to some disputed points in the early history of the Carmelite Order. a subject which is of especial interest at the moment on......

The B.b.c. And The National Anthem

SIR.-In a recent note as to the importance of the Prayer for the King at High Mass, " Jotter " also commented on the absence of the National Anthem from the programme of a......

The Art Of . The Matter Sir,-whilst Appreciating Joseph...

reply to my letter on this subject I think he misunderstands the main point of my letter which was. that, assuming that Catholic art is as bad as it can be, the problem must be......

Christianity In Practical Politic-s Sir,-while There May...

truth in any Labour retort to the effect that the deeds of social reform were worth infinitely more in terms of Christianity than any words," it should not be forgotten. as......

A Liturgical Prayer Book Am Sorry That Space Forbade You

to include the latter part of my letter last week under the above heading. This clearly showed that my fifteen points were based on a book already in existence, entitled La Vie......

Points From Let Ters

November Five Could there be a Votive Mass (High Mass) of the Assumption on the Sunday after the Papal Pronouncement to give us all a most welcome opportunity to show our love......

L Aa Ns S Iipp." Ui Cr I Ant Heing Married In

a West End church and would like to present my bouquet to a neighbouring hospital. The sacristan will no douht undertake the commission. Should a Catholic girl wear a veil at......