Page 13, 29th October 2010

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Why The Synod Of Bishops Was Not A Waste Of Time

T he Special Assembly for the Middle East of the Synod of Bishops ended with a glorious Mass in St Peter’s Basilica last Sunday. But did the two-week gathering actually achieve......

The Countdown Begins

A certain mystery surrounds the arrangements for the Ordinariate in England. The Archbishop of Canterbury has suggested that a joint initiative involving Church of England and......

We Need A Museum Or Gallery Telling The Story Of Catholic...

From M P Onoszko SIR – Pope Benedict’s visit to Britain was a truly momentous occasion, not only because it broke historic precedent but also because, for a visit so marked by......

The Drama At The Chilean Mine Made Me Think Of St...

From Mr Anthony Redmond SIR – I am old enough to remember the first time a man set foot on the moon and the excitement of watching it on television (Report, October 15). I think......

Ex-roman Catholics Should Not Use The Ordinariate As A...

From Mr Robert Ian Williams SIR – I have serious issues about some Anglicans approaching the proposed Ordinariate (Report, October 22). This was highlighted when I listened to......

A False Compassion

From Mrs Ann Farmer SIR – The news that the Department for International Development (DfID) intends to “hardwire” family planning into Britain’s aid policy (Report, October 22)......

The Church Needs To Make More Space For Reason And...

From Mr Brian Conway SIR – The rising tide of dissent among Catholics regarding aspects of the Church’s teaching prompts me to ask myself some questions which may be of interest......

Ecumenical Benefits

From Mr Tony McManus SIR – In discussing the decline of faith in the West, the long list of causes includes consumerism, relativism and more. Anne O’Connell (Letter, October 22)......

I Worry That The Vatican Newspaper Is Dumbing Down The Faith

From Mr Brendan Kavanagh SIR – I am both amused and concerned at the recent article in L’Osservatore Romano praising Homer Simpson as a “true Catholic” (Report, October 22). Is......