Page 5, 3rd November 1972

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Remember, Remember . . • T He Fifth Of November Approaches

once again; and October brought memories of the recent canonisation of the Mar tyrs of England and Wales, with their feast day on October 2S. All prompts reflection on the......

The Voice Of The Church

P EOPI.E often ask, understandably enou g h, what the church has to say, in a clear and unmistakable voice, about some of the major events, tra g ic or otherwise, that are daily......

'homosexual' Church Thinking

M AY I add a thought to those excellent letters about the place of women in the church. The prejudice against women including and especially Our Lady is older than the church.......

Tara, Pencoys, Four Laneg,

Redruth, Come all Happy Mass W HAT a joyous experience to have been in the congregation at St. Peter's Church, Shoreham, at a recent Sunday evening Mass — a folk Mass. The sight......

Unasked Clergy

Y OUR report (October 27) on the Episcopal Conference seems rather patchy. One wonders if in fact there was any measure of support for the view that "the delegates from their......

Mother Teresa

M AY I once again, appeal through your columns, to the generosity of your readers, to the Bazaar which we are holding in aid of Mother Teresa and her work for the poorest of the......

Concern On Charismatic Renewal

ril.HE article (October 27) en titled : "What is charismatic renewal?" causes some anxiety. This movement is no new thing, being as old a Corinth, and it has had many different......

Full Text Coming From Fr. Richards

I REALLY must protest. A People keep sayin g , in letters sent publicly to you and privately to me, the', I have not denied the views attr:!mted to me by Frs. Dugan and Durnin......

Self-help In Mission Lands

A s re g ards help to undeveloped countries, a person may well say: "they should help themselves." But it would be obvious that such a person has never seen an East African......

Private Property

T HE seventh commandment is used as a conclusive argument in support of private property and, by implication, against real socialism. But, bearing in mind that the abundant......

Christ's Body

AI R. H. J. MEIGH, in his letter about the Real Presence (October 27) discusses the chemical aspects of the Holy Eucharist. Christ's Body does have a chemical composition, which......

Catholic Views On Rhodesia

o NE is reluctant to ask specific lay Catholic leaders to answer for their opinions in the name of Christianity as there is room for diver g ence of political opinion within our......

In Care

T HE ecumenical Association of Chaplains to Children in Residential Care was formed a few years ago under the presidency of the bishop of Coventry to provide practical help and......

Lack Of Support For Prison Work

SHEILA KERSHAW, in her letter of October 16, is right to be shocked at the hi g h proportion of Catholics in Pentonville Prison and she is also q uite right in supposin g that......

Christian Martyrs

F A THER Tigar's article on the English martyrs (October 27) brings back pleasant memories of the occasion two years ago, when I walked with my two oldest sons behind Father......

Pope Joan

F R. Joseph Crehan states (October 27) that the story of Pope Joan first appeared in the West about 1250 in the works of Martin the Pole. He does not mention 'Marianus Scotus......