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St. Etheliiert Father Of Our Freedom

From Richard O'Sullivan, K.C. SIRS—Will you allow me to congratulate you on your success in persuading a scholar of the status and quality of the Reader in Ecclesiastical......

Evolution Is It Proved ?

SIR,—Please allow me to make a few remarks about the answer given in the CATHOLIC HERALD of February 7 to F.13.'s question about Catholics and Evolution. cannot escape the......

Unsigned Letters Are They Immoral?

SIR,—With reference to my recent criticism of a letter, signed by a nomde-plume, about Freemasonry, it is fair to add that both the writer of the letter and her brother, to whom......

Cairnsmore, Newton Stewart. Wi G Townshire.

WORK AND PRAYER SIR,—May I say to your correspondent, .1. Maxwell, that work and prayer is by no means an impossible theory? Your correspondent assumes that when Catholics pray......

Y. C. W.

The One Condition SIR,-1 have read with interest the friendly discussion on the Y.C.W. which has been taking place in your columns. As it seems to have been a letter of mine......

Sword Of The Spirit

Sm,—From in q uiry and positive criticism in the letter of Mr. C. E. Robertson, we pass to aspersions and innuendoes in that of Fr. Akel, who sets the Sword of the Spirit......

The Late F. R. Higgins

Ste,—I learn that "A. O'R," writer of the criticism of the late Mr. Hi gg ins, mana g er of the Abbey Theatre, which darkened his late weeks of life, takes exception to my......

Klootzism The Modern Heresy

So., - When men forget God they worship themselves. In 1793 Kiontz, a Polish Jew and Freemason who called himself " the enemy of Jesus Christ," thus proclaimed his gospel: " The......

Catholics In Local Press

stR. — A fortni g ht a g o you published a letter from a youn g g entleman of Downside School re g arding a forthcomin g " Public Schools Ma g azine," and this week a priest of......

Reserved Seats In Church

SIR.—I wish I had more faith in your schemes for social re g eneration. I recently spent several days in a " select " provincial town, and attended Mass at the solitary Catholic......

Why Irishmen Do Not Speak Irish

Ste.—A recent issue of the CATHOLIC HERALD g ives an interestin g account of Irish in Eire but it does not make it q uite clear why so little Irish is spoken. For the past forty......

To The Light

Sia,—Some of your readers mi g ht like to be reminded of the followin g line and a half from the Roman poet, Lucan ; they were, let me add, a favourite q uotation with Cardinal......

Kalendar Of The Week

Sunday, March 2. Fir; in Lent. (Purple.) Monday, March 3. Feria. (Purple.) The Station of this, the first Monday of the first week of Lent, is at the basilica of St. Peter's......