Page 2, 2nd June 1961

2nd June 1961
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On The Ordination Of Married Convert Clergy

From Dom Philip Holdsworth, 0.S.B., M.A., S.T.L. SIR' —In this country each year a dozen Or more lergymen are received into the Church. Of those not married some C go on to......

Walsingham The Ninth Centenary

S IR, — Since I wrote last on the date of the Walsingham foundation, Mr. Gillett has most kindly communicated to me the additional evidence he has discovered bearing on the......

General Council Preparation

S IR'— For the coming General Council XXII in the near future by the Church of Christ. I feel that every single Christian as a part of the Mystical Body of Christ, is bound with......

Jehovah Witness

S IR. — I hear from all sides of the inability of Catholics to withstand the unmerciful approaches of Jehovah's Witnesses. I have not seen in the Catholic Press any logical......

Contemplation And The Imitation Of Christ

Meaning of Contracting-Out S IR,—Your correspondent writes that "in a certain sense" contemplative orders and contemplative people generally glory in contracting out. It is......

Butler And Spain

SIR, — Why does the Editor, in what is supposed to be a non-party paper, so consistently belabour the Labour Party which many Catholics support? On Spain the attitude of the......

Ordained Blind

S IR' In your issue of April 14 there is a "piece" about a man who was ordained a priest although blind. Your question: "Is this unique?' Doctor John Staunton and his brother......

The New Guildford Cathedral

S IR, — MC. of Guildford is not quite accurate when he says that the new cathedral is the town's offering to God. It is, of course, the gift of the whole Anglican Diocese. We......

Rosary Mysteries

s IR, — It has occurred to me that a Rosary might have more "bite" with us which was based on the "mysteries" with which we are wrestling all the time — e.g. the pain and......

Conditioning Children To Cruelty And Violence

S IR,—I studied the report of the 21 Newmarket convent schoolgirls aged 11 to 16 being taken to watch six bulls killed in Spain, in the context of today's terrible problem: the......

Our Catholic Teachers

S IR,—It seems that Retired Simmarian has been unfortunate. I am a Governor of a Secondary Mixed School in S.E. England. The Board of Governors consists of a priest chairman,......

Druids And Mau Mau

S had not previously 1 0 seen Lord Brabazon's extraordinary remarks quoted in your column of May 19. There seems a fairly general opinion among historians that the religion of......