Page 11, 4th July 2008

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We Must Fight This Malicious Proposal With All Our Strength

A newspaper cannot, by its nature, ever be at a loss for words. But rarely have we been so nearly tempted. It might have been enough simply to reprint a proposal that doctors......

Small Steps Towards Unity

T he visit of Patriarch Bartholomew I to Rome last weekend should raise the spirits of those who long for an end for the 1,000-year schism between Eastern and Western......

Since Attending Mass In The Older Form I Have Become

less happy about going to Mass in my own parish but I am worried about losing touch with local parish life. Without doubt, you fulfil your obligation to attend Sunday Mass.......

Pastor Iiiventus

Escaping the din for pure silence he second part of my holiday in France was calmer and less peripatetic. By June 21 I was in the Loire Valley. Every town I drove through was......

Troubling Facts About The Early Days Of Medjugorje

Front Mr Donal Anthony Foley SIR John Ellis's article (Comment July 4) on Medjugorje has a fundamental flaw. It fails to deal with the beginning of the visions. Without this......

From Mr Paul Kolcoski Silt I Wish To Commend Pope

Benedict XVI for making it mandatory that communicants kneel and receive Holy Communion on the tongue during papal Masses. This is not a return to tradition but rather an......

Render Unto Caesar

From Mr S Alexius James SIR The opposition of Tracy Anne McVeigh and her son to the Cub Scout Oath (Report, June 20) sounds good, but is in fact spiritually and morally facile......

From The Director Of The Department For Pastoral Affairs Of

the Diocese of Westminster SIR Mary Kenny's "Seven Lessons for Sex Educators" (June 27) is interesting and I agree that the "best way to halt under-age pregnancy is to support......

We Need British Catholic Television

From Fr MA Cairns SIR With reference to the submission on the future of broadcasting which our bishops' conference gave to Ofcom (Report, June 27), I do not share their concern......

Fussing Over Doctors

From Dr Peter Doherty, editor of the Catholic Medical Quarterly SIR Your report (Arne 20) that David Cameron would like to ease the restrictions on early abortions by amending......

From Mr Richard H Escobales, Jr

SIR We abortion opponents now have a new weapon at our disposal. In a June 2003 article in The Journal of Legal Studies professors Jonathan Klick and Thomas Stratmarm discovered......