Page 6, 28th April 1978

28th April 1978
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New Look At Ulster A Place Apart By Dervla Murphy

(John Murray £5,50) This is a refreshing book on the Northern Ireland situation. I know the word "refreshing" may seem a little odd when coupled to the murderous warfare which,......

A Master Of Gospel Reading

I have often asked myself why, in recent years, there have been so many versions of the Bible when we were satisfied with Shakespeare's English without updating it. Alec McCowen......

Alice And Lewis Analysed

Lewis Carroll: Fragments of a Looking Glass by Jean Gattegno (George Allen & Unwin 16.50) Just before receiving this book 1 read in The Sunday Telegraph Magazine an excellent......

For Those Who Serve

Altar Servers' Manual edited by Peter Hawkins (MayhewMcCrinnon 40p) This useful little book is an adaptation for Anglican use from the original of Thomas Mac Mahon. Though......

Author Speaks At Liverpool

Following the success of his books "Celebrating Mass with Children" and "Children Give Thanks," Fr Edward Matthews' new book "The Forgiveness of Sins" was published yesterday by......

Religious Books

Festivals and Saints' Days by Victor J. Green (Blandford Press, 12.75) This beautifully produced, inexpensive hardback of 160 pages is intended to give the background to the......

Television And Radio

SUNDAY Meditation (ITV, 10 pm) is based on the writings of Thomas Merton, the American Trappist and examines the theme of' loneliness. Merton took the Trappist vows of silence......

Profile Of Opus Dei's Founder

Mgr Josemaria Eseriva de Balaguer by Salvador Bernal (Scepter, £3.50 paperback, £7 hardback) Cardinal Baggio wrote after the death of Mgr Escriva in 1975: "The life, work and......