Page 8, 30th December 1938

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St. John Of The Cross " Skirting Heresy "

Fr. Martindale's Article In A Recent Issue Of The " Catholic Herald " SIR,—The short life of St. John of the Cross by Fr. Martindale contains certain rather wild statements the......

Woman Doctor Writes : Fairer Judgment From The Church

Slit,—As I am convalescing (from a disease caught from a patient) I have time to write regarding Canon J a ck man's apology. I gather he is sorry for saying what he did, but is......

Cardinal Gasquet, Dr. Coulton, And Fr . Thurston

SIR,—In a leading article on October 14 you recognised that an anwser was required to certain charges made by Dr. Coulton against Cardinal Gasquet and some other Catholic......

Caning In Schools The Case Against

S1K,—As " Under 25 " on the subject of caning in Catholic schools has been editorially faded out, please allow an " Under 50 " to comment. Your remark is just a more humbly......

A Farmer Writes : Four Points For

Agriculture Siit,-1 hardly agree with your correspondent that an agricultural party could obtain the necessary vote in the country to be able to do anything worth while; but......

Understanding The French —and Ourselves

SIR,—I wish cordially to endorse D. H. Bridgeman'a letter of reproof of the Seminarian's article. Granted that the French are difficult to get on with (which I don't), are we so......

And Non-catholic

Fr. Martindale's Opinion Sut,—Several non-Catholic admirers of the CATHOIAIC HERALD were hurt by these words, which were written in our last article about the Saints : If our......

What Ireland Needs National Identity

Sia,—Irish emigration is an affair both of economics and of tradition. In the beginning Irish people emigrated because they had to; now they emigrate partly because they must......

They Marry Here

S15,—Speaking as a parish priest in a large English city, I think Mr de Blacam is obviously mistaken when he says the young people of Ireland do not want marriage. At present......

Is Barcelona Guilty ?

SIR,—Perhaps the following statement made by Professor Allison Peers in his book, The Tragedy of Spain, may help to convince Mr Raymond Binns that Senor Pablo de Azcarate's......