Page 2, 4th August 1961

4th August 1961
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Labour Or Socialist?

From Simon Mahon, M.P. D EAR Sir e —With reference to your "coverage" of the new Papal Encyclical Mater et Magistra, may I offer to you my congratulations on the excellence of......

Kenyatta And Mau Mau

Morals of Holders of Public Office cannot understand Fr. Paul Crane's rejoinder to my protest a g ainst his apparent acceptance of the enthronement of Kenyatta and the break-up......

Godparents And Children-in-care

S IR,—Recently we have heard a lot about "Children in Care" and in particular of the dearth of foster homes for Catholic children, but it is not always realised that the Church......

Those Catholic 're-marriages'

S IR,—I am confused. and nonCatholic friends of mine are even more confused, by the announcement in the Press the other day of the marriage of two divorced persons in the......

Sense Of Community

S IR,—Catholic Solicitor is of course ri g ht. There is an enormous cash reserve within the Catholic body ; and the mechanism for making it available is not so very difficult to......

The Catholic Teachers' Federation

Is it a sufficient Court of Appeal? S IR.— The deliberate g oadin g of the C.T.F. by your correspondent si g nin g himself "Catholic Head", cannot be allowed to pass unrebuked.......

A Church In Devon

S IR'— The holiday season is with us, may I suggest to those coming to or through North Devon, that they do not miss the opportunity to visit the Catholic Church in Lynton.......

Liturgy Or Common Prayer

S I12, — Books on liturgical reform often begin with an explanation that "litur g y" is a word with many misleading associations. Would it be possible to replace it by some......

Church Music

S 1R,—One thin g we all know— and that is. no matter how a g onisin g the music, the Mass is real and valid; and it is for this reason that those who have not the Mass turn to......

Anti-nuclear Arms Motives

S IR.— When the .U.S.A. was nuclear top-dog in the late forties and early fifties, nothing like the same hullabaloo was heard about the alleged moral iniquity of manufacturing......

School Of Catholic Church Music

S IR,—I have thoroughly enjoyed readin g Mr. Beswick's "few words" in your issue of July 7. May 1, in turn, make the followin g comments and su gg estions? Con g re g ations......

Married Clergy

S IR, -Those who advocate the ordination of married convert clergy overlook a vital point — money. Would already financially overburdened parish priests have to provide houses......

Communist Scare In Oxford

S IR.—I cannot help feeling that correspondents such as R. G. Muir make far too much of the fact that Brian Pollitt. son of the late Communist leader, has been elected......