Page 4, 28th August 1981

28th August 1981
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Causes For Concern

I WISH to make an appeal on behalf of some forgotten members of our Church, those in prison. of whom there are around 10,000. While in prison these men and women have some......

All Creatures Have The Right To Life

THE SWIFT application of the law of the land, which protects human life from the time of foetal viability. saved baby Alexandra who was born with Down's Syndrome. Dr David......

Enslaving Aid Policies

HOWEVER good the policies of aid recommended by Brandt they cannot command respect because they would bind developing countries to the policies of population control. At the......

Mrs M. Scarisbrick

IN THE issue of August 21 we published a letter from a Ms Teresa Ryan which. together with our headline, suggested the offer to adopt a newly-born mongol baby made recently by......

Westminster Wasting Away

AS A MEMBER of an inner city parish with great problems I am appalled at the new Westminster project which is to cost £100,000, the money going not to doers but to outside......

As An Active Member Of The Orton Catholic Community. I

was very saddened and distressed to read the report and comments of' Fr M. Griffin, and no doubt there were others too who would agree with me. The comments in your paper by......

Logical Conclusions

WELCOME as your Methodist reader's letter may be in one sense. August 14, her remarks leave one a bit puzzled, since if she really believes what she says, does she accept the......

The Foresight Of Muhammad

DR THERON August 7 has chosen to misinterpret the purpose of my earlier letter of July 24 and seems unable to transcend intellectually the bounds of his own Christianity. tried......

Training For The Liturgy

I WOULD LIKL to clarify some quite erroneous ideas concerning Fr Anthony Boylan's recommendation that a liturgical institute be established to further renewal in this country.......

When Vandalism Takes On An Entirely New Meaning

THE PRIESTS who are so casually plotting the destruction of St Francis Xavier's church might be reminded that even the anti-God revolutionaries in Russia did not stoop to the......

Significance Of Rioting

CONGRATULATIONS to Mgr. Michael Buckley on his percipient analysis of the relevance of the inner city riots in England to the troubles in Northern Ireland. He believes that they......

The Role Of The Retired

I AM concerned about the role and needs of retired people within the life of the Church. Ministers and full time church workers are the leaders and therefore, I hope to......

Aid For Hunger Strikers

WHILE the Church obviously cannot condone violence, surely she may acknowledge the non-violent protest of men who refuse to be classified as criminals — men who demand......

Eucharistic Assault Course

AS ONE of the Scottish adult delegates to the Eucharistic Congress, I would like to comment on Mr James McFail's letter of July 31. Bishop McGill was being in noway......

Combustion

SIR GEOFFREY Jackson, Charterhouse August 7. omits from his list or current Oriolences' the greatest of them all — internal cornbusion road transport. The slaughter. mangling......