Page 4, 30th August 1985

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`travelling Companions'

HAVE YOU EVER paused to consider the function of a weekly Catholic newspaper? Pope John Paul II has. He says that it should work "as a corrective to deformed news or to......

Sacrifice Of Christ And Kingdom Of God

FR WRIGHT does well to remind us that Our Lord is totally present under the appearance of bread alone: we do not need Communion under both kinds. Nor do we need music, nor......

Setting The Record Right

REGARDING your edition of August 9, my at tention has been drawn to two items. The heading relative to the Ordination of our new Archbishop Keith Patrick O'Brien, which was......

Heeding The Words Of Our Vicar Of Christ

CONGRATULATIONS to Mrs Margaret Wrench, Viewpoint August 22, on her excellent article. She is absolutely right in her insistence on our listening to our admirable Pope John Paul......

Dom Adhelm Cameron-brown Abbot Of Prinknash Granham,...

• WITH REFERENCE to Fr Wright the signs of Our Lord, he writes, "If we receive Our Lord, the source and author of all graces under the form of bread, what more can we receive —......

Names And Numbers Of Those Ghastly Defectors

ONE READS with interest the claim of the Anglican Bishop of Oxford that there arc "unpublished numbers of Roman Catholics who are received each year into our communion". It is,......

Through A Glass Darkly

IN A world of food and drink, bread and wine, body and blood, the arguments rehearsed against reception by the faithful of Holy Communion under both kinds take on a certain......

The Forgotten Church

WHAT A PITY that in his interesting article for the centenary of St Joseph's Church in Guernsey, Patrick Lessing gave non-islanders the impression that this was our first......

Counter Productive

I REFER to Kasia Giedroyc on the legal time-limit for abortions. To people who have been campaigning for so long and with so little success to change the law, what is being done......

All Human Life Is There

II THE. human fertilised egg prior to ensoulment is not human then why bother to abort it and why pay huge sums of money to have it aborted? The answer must be that it is as......

Perhaps A Holy Fire?

THE SOLUTION to the problem of funeral missalettes is to burn them! Do these publications contain the complete range of legitimate options in prayers and readings? If not, they......

David's Song Of Sheer Delight

We are happy to leave this week's column in the capable, if young, hands of ten-years-old David Braithwaite, a pupil of St Patrick's Junior, Middle and Infant School, Durham,......