Page 6, 4th September 1992

4th September 1992
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Under The Abbey Habit

Unveiled: Nuns Talking by Mary Loudon (Chatto and Windus, £9.99) Brendan Walsh A FATHER inclined to bullying catches his five-year-old daughter Eva up to some mischief. "What......

Free In The Pursuit Of The Truth

The Liberation of Dogma by Juan Luis Segundo Si (Orbis Books, £14.95) Canon Tom Curtis Hayward THIS book by the well known theologian from Uruguay is offered as a key to his......

Faiths For All Seasons

World Religions And Human Liberation edited by Dan Cohn-Sherbok (Orbis Books, New York, £12.95) Gavin D'Costa IN THIS book scholars of Judaism. Christianity, Islam, Hinduism,......

Women In The Front Line

Women and Mystical Experience in the Middle Ages by Frances Beer (Boydell Press, £29.50) Celestria Noel HILDEGARD of Bingen. Mechtild of Magdeburg and Julian of Norwich, the......

A Literary Walk On The Funny Side

The Penguin Book of British Comic Writing edited by Patricia Craig (Viking, t.:15.99) Richard lngrams HERE is another collection of British comic writing full of all the things......

Casting The First Stone Down

The Non-Violent Coming Of God by James Douglass (Fowler Wright Books, £9.95) Bruce Kent THIS is a rewarding, prayerful book. To short cut to the essentials. its message is that......

Mozart: Traces Of Transcendence

Hans KOng Foreword by Sir Yehudi Menuhin What Is the nature of that special dimension Mozart's music seems to have? This new study argues that his Catholicism is as important as......

The God Of Jesus Christ

Walter Kasper "...an excellent book for students of theology who want a comprehensive survey of this central matter. for those who want an introduction to the range of......

A Time Of Gifts In The Final Hour

Final Gifts by Maggie Callanan and Patricia Kelly (Hodder and Stoughton, £9.99) Fr Maurice Nassau THE sub-title of this book is "Understanding and Helping the Dying". It is......

Paperback Round-up

Prayer: Seeking The Heart of God by Mother Teresa and Brother Roger (Fount, £3.99). In Calcutta and in Taki, these two giants of the Church are sought out by the young who ask......