Page 11, 4th April 2008

4th April 2008
Page 11
Page 11, 4th April 2008
Close

All We Ask For Is Scrupulous Impartiality On The Eu

T he Foreign Secretary, David Miliband, does not wish to give the British public the right to vote over the Lisbon Treaty, a document bearing a suspicious resemblance to the......

The Meeting Of Old And New

O n June 21, Cardinal Dario Castrillon Hoyos will celebrate Mass in the extraordinary form at Westminster Cathedral. This is a hugely significant moment: the first time in......

Pastor Iuventus

Blame the bear for the T5 debacle T here nearly wasn’t a Pastor Iuventus column this week as I was caught up in the Terminal 5 debacle and arrived home from a postEaster break......

Catholic Dilemmas A Priest Recently Suggested That...

age of reason are not obliged to attend Mass and might therefore be left at home so as to avoid distracting others. Should I bring my young children to Mass? Certainly, babies......

The Spanish Bishops Have A Duty To Oppose Challenges To...

From Guy Stair Sainty SIR – Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero has been lauded as the victor in the recent Spanish elections but in reality the election was lost by Mariano Rajoy, the......

Centre Of Attention

From Mr Antony Dowling SIR – Archbishop Conti (Letters, March 14) clarifies matters admirably when he states that “in our liturgy we take a God-ward stance, neither to the east......

Terrorist Target

From Mr Robert Elms SIR – I doubt that the authorities will grant the Vatican’s wish to open a Catholic church in Saudi Arabia (Report, March 28), a land in which religious......

Politicians Should Not Tell Us What To Teach Alarming...

From Mr Alan Bancroft SIR – What international cabal has decided that our rule of life should be, not the teachings of Christ, God-mademan, but “correctness” instead? The......

From Mrs Rita Akerman Sir – When Talking To Fellow

parishioners it is quite alarming how little any of them knows about what the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill contains. Surely our priests could and should be explaining......

From Mr Leo Simmonds Sir – Paolo Gambi (notebook, March

28) tells us that Freemasonry and our Church are locked in a power struggle. Hence Church prohibition to Catholics joining that brotherhood. That, I suggest, is over the top.......

From Mr John Cassidy Sir – As Someone Who Has

taught in Catholic schools for over 30 years and trodden the pilgrim path to Jerusalem, I found Fr Bollan’s article, “Catholic schools are built on Christ’s empty tomb”......