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Premature Euro-vision

THE NOTION of a united Europe is in essence a very attractive one, underpinned as it is by a belief in a "catholic" vision of a section of the globe, a union among different......

Technology In Grubby Hacks' Hands

Desmond Albrow APART from advances in medical science, I have never been much impressed by the steady march of technology. Scientific inventions are invariably perverted for the......

The Next Dozen Years Will Show Gerard Noel's Own Reminiscing

about Humanae Vitae (Catholic Herald, Aug 21) to be "not the last word". His tone is in itself quite self righteous. Like many, dissent was my immediate response at the time of......

Why Do The Church Authorities, Uniquely In England So Far

as I can see, have to tamper with the historic calendar in seeking to ease the lot of the faithful in regard to "obligation"? Remitting the requirement to attend Mass on certain......

Read With Interest Your Request For Ywca Anecdotes. I Am

not sure whether you also wish for anecdotes that are YMCA related. But here goes: In 1942 I was a member of a team responsible for advertising Proctor and Gamble soaps,......

Catholic Fairground Of Distorted Coconuts

THE article about psychiatry and religion (Catholic Herald, August 29) had a touch of the fairground with distorted coconuts being set up so that they could be knocked down......

It Is So Pleasing To Read Some Recent Contributions To

the Catholic Herald. In particular want to mention those of Josephine Robertson, Ruth Rees and Christopher Monckton. They are soothing halm amidst the modern outpourings on......

Congratulations To Anne Tracy And May Mcdade For Their...

Charterhouse" (Catholic Herakl, August 21). At the time, I found the particular contribution from Christopher Monckton so ridiculously inane that I couldn't even be bothered to......

It Was Fascinating To Read The Front Page Of Your

newspaper and discover that an elderly Cardinal has bumped his head, but are you sure that you have got your priorities right? (Catholic Herald. August 14.) I ask this because......

Dangerous Occult

I WAS so very happy to read the letter by Fr PD Bhanj of Rayleigh Essex in the ((2atholic Herald, August 28) regarding the dangers of the occult I am considering setting up a......

A Couple Of Questions

MRS MARIANNE Rowell (Catholic Herald, August 14) queries Pat Jones's stance on the ordination of women and on the Church's condemnation of contraception. Jeanne Whelan responds......

Liverpool's Beatitudes

YOUR correspondent, Robert Copsey (Catholic Herald. August 21), refers to Archbishop Worlock's address at Swanwick earlier this month. He attributes to the Archbishop the......

The Liturgy Should Speak To Us All

I WRITE in repsonse to your editorial on the liturgy (Catholic Herald, August 14). You write: "To hope that liturgical reform can mould the existing Church into a welcoming home......