Page 2, 2nd April 1942

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LITERATURE SIR,-We are living in the most critical age of Christian history. Steadfastly and perseveringly forces of many varieties and calibres are at work striving to......

Totalitarianism Sir, - The Inference From Mr. T. V....

to be that a government which is subordinate to the political sovereignty of the nation (that is. in practice, to a majority of the electors) can never be totalitarian and that......

Japanese Atrocities

SIR,-1 wonder on what grounds Mr. Anthony Eden based his assertion in the House. of Cornntons on March 10 when in answer to Sir Percy Harris he said " that the Emperor and the......

Mass Stipends Sia,-ti It. A Grief To Me To Read

a letter such as from R.A.F. Chaplain re Mass stipends in the current copy of your paper. About three years ago for All Souls I offered live shillings for a Mass to a curate of......

Total War

SiR,-Lord Halifax has told America we arc " stripped " for total war. Sir William Beveridge has made a similar broadcast. On page 2 of the Times. March 24, alongside Sir......

Apostolate

it correct to speak of any "Aposlolate " except that of the Bishops, the successors of the Apostles? Holy Rood, Watford, Herts. A large number of letters arc again unfortunately......

Family Allowances

SIR,-The T.U.C. has at last recorded its agreement with the political Labour Party, as well as with so many other bodies of organised opinicni, on the need for a national system......

Catholic National Youth A S1r, - The Scheme For A...

Youth Organisation-as mooted by your journal and as outlined by your correspondent-appears to be based on the supposition that' many Catholic youth groups are anxiously awaiting......

Church Parades Sir. - May I Mention A Fact That Must Modify

considerably one's natural dislike of compulsory parades of troops for Mass? It is the long inspection before Mass that irritates the men and not the fact of being marched to a......

Ere S The Arman Er .

SHORTS What is the origin of the veil that obscures the Blessed Sacrament when a sermon is preached during Exposition, and why is it used? (P. W. B.) It was first used when......

Easter Ecclesiastical ?wiz

T HESE questions are fOr your enlightenment and entertainment No prizes ,are altered pia correct rola lions. Answers will be found on page 5. 1. What are the earliest and latest......

It Is Grand To Have A Meal

Without Pain Afterwards DRAMATIC TRIBUTE TO MACLEAN BRAND STOMACH POWDER B SeptegiVe li r il A n th r. ,1941. I have suffered from indigestion and ulcers for 20 years or more. 6......

A Letter

TO CATHOLIC SCHOOL BOYS , Yet another year has passed and again you are asked t6 consider the urgent invitation of our Blessed Lord to " go forth out of thy country and from thy......

A Priest Of Your Own

it is not given to every home to count a Priest amongst its children, but every Family can have its • own Priest by helping a Student on towards the Sacred Priesthood. Your......

Education: Scottish Precedent

plying the transfer of voluntary schools to the local education authorities. This would result in complete Stale control of our schools . . ." (Italics mine). Now, the question......

Talenbar Of Tbe Week

Sunday, April 5. Easter Sunday. (White.) With this Sunday begins the season of Paschaltide which extends to Trinity Sunday, and thus complete, the historical cycle of the......