Page 7, 28th April 2000

28th April 2000
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The Future Of The Family

ARCHBISHOP Murphy-O'Connor's warning to the Government that it must now act on its commitment to the family and "not just pass laws about it" (reported on page 3) has about it a......

Blood On The Streets Of Porth

OWHEN it comes to taking (or giving) offence there are no more accomplished people than Christians. Let me illustrate my point with a curious tale from Porth, a quaint little......

Injustice At Stonyhurst

WHEN J ID( ;t:. Peter Openshaw halted the trial of Fr Joe Dooley, formerly of Stonyhurst College, the 80-year-old Jesuit priest was the sixth accused man, and the second priest,......

A Plea For Justice To The Liverpool Archdiocese

From Mr Charles Mills Sir, It was with some poignancy that I collected my copy of The Catholic Herald this Good Friday afternoon from my local church in the Liverpool......

The Catholic Central Library

Front the Revd Dr Ian Ker Sir, Your news article about the Catholic Central Library (April 21) quotes me verbatim as saying that "As a result" of an approach to Cardinal Hume by......

Faithful Laity

From Mrs Elizabeth Griffin Sir, I see on your letters page 14th April that Mrs Millward is sad that it is the laity who have to work to stop dissent being spread at the Jigsaw......

The National Mass

From Mrs Hazel Cooper Sir, I read the article (April 21) "National Mass 'won't flop"' in your edition of 21st April, but could not find out the date nor how to get tickets!......

Voting For Red Ken

From Mrs Mary Fitzgerald Sir, Eric Brentini (April 14) suggests that we should elect "Red Ken" as mayor despite his openly liberal agenda on abortion and other pro-life matters.......

Keeping The Young — Learning From America

From Mrs Chris Fletcher Sir, As the mother of one twentysomething and three teenagers, I was intrigued by Fr. Barrett's comments in his column of 14 April. We moved to St Ives,......

From Dr Margaret Bunden

Sir, I find this issue a matter of faith. Either we believe Our Lord is present in the Eucharist, or we do not. If we believe in Transubstantiation and therefore in the triune......

From Ms Mairead M Tracey

Sir, I am writing to thank you for the coverage The Herald has given over the years to the reordering of churches. Our parish too has suffered somewhat from this ideology. The......

Religious Education — Secrecy And Clarification

From Mr Peter Johnson Sir, Luke Coppen is to be congratulated on his success in extracting clarification of the conclusions of the Symposium on Classroom RE in the Catholic......