Page 6, 30th August 1940

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Some Obvious But Ignored Truths Are Displayed By Mr. Noyes

The Last Man. By Alfred Noyes (Murray, 7s. 6d.). The Fire and the Wood. By R. C. Hutchinson. (Cassell, 9s. 6d.). Nuns irz Jeopardy. By Martin Boyd. (Dent, 7s. 6d.). Mrs. Oliver......

C.t.s. Pamphlets Finland's Faith S Ix New Issues From The...

Truth Society include Catholicism in Finland, by the Rev. A. Beck, A.A.; War and Pacifism. by Fr. Henry Davis, Si.: The Holy Ghost Fathers, by the Rev. R. P. Robinson, C.SS.R.,......

Krieg S Gefangenen Sendung

means WAR PRISONERS" MAIL by Alfred Grosch T0 those who have now learnt that their friends and relatives are prisoners of war in Germany, the amazingly long word which heads......

Play

"ADOLF—or Little by Little" Take Back Your Freedom I AM apparently not succeeding in resisting the temptation to give Winifred Holtby's play, Take Back Your Freedom, the......

The Tones Educational Supple»ment Of August 17 Contains...

on " Young People's Religious Needs," more than half of which is descriptive of Catholic Action in this line. Chief among the organisations mentioned are the Legion of Mary, the......

I A Just International Order

(XIV) In the last two notes I dealt with the enormously unstabilising effect of the advertising htdustry. At the present tnontent a veritable mass production of new. " world......

Answers To Ecclesiastical Quiz

Questions are on page 3. I. (a) The first Greek version of the Hebrew Scriptures. made in third century e.c., traditionally by seventy (Latin, septuaginta) translators; (b) The......

Gramophone Records Dramatic -"cello

HAIN. Sonata in E. Bruhn's. For 'cello and piano. Cartels and Horszowskl. D.B. 3059.62. Here we have some terrific 'cello playing, packed with drama. h is not always quite......

Books To Come

BELLOC ON CHESTERTON and a novel by Father Owen Dudley T HERE will be published shortly by Messrs. Sheed and Ward an appreciation of the great G. K. Chesterton by the man of all......

Wa!? And Providence

p o sadly, often, in these darkening days, one hears the question : If God exists why doesn't He put an end to all this?" The question is a challenge to the Christian, a......

His Justice Permits It

T O this belief, indeed, we are committed : that God allows nothing here or hereafter that is not perfectly in accordance with His infinite justice and charity. So let us make......

Is He So Far Away?

" IF God exists, why doesn't He put an I end to all this?" There is, of course, the answer that, having granted men free will inalienably, God is, so to speak, powerless......

The Indescribable Change

L ET me observe two things about Christ's coming: that by it Christ, that is, God, became our Brother—and eternally our Brother. Brothers love one another; and true love is......

Where Mystery Becomes Sweet

S O it is here, at the foot of the Cross, that an answer for the Christian to the problem of war, of all suffering, lies. It is to the foot of the Cross, beside Mary, His and......

Film

MICKEY ROONEYplay the SPENCER TRACY samepart academic career. Only his mother and his sister believed in him, till one day he saved a child from being killed on the railroad,......

Five-minute Films

F OURTEEN films have the Ministry of Information given us recently. Each of the fourteen films has a running time of five minutes, no more and no less. Short and snappy, said......

Young Tom Edison

THIS picture is the first part of a film biography of the great inventor, Thomas Edison. In this, Mickey Rooney plays the boy Edison from his school days until he gets his first......