Page 2, 5th June 1959

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Cracks In The Estado Novo '

Free elections' in Portugal S IR,-Your correspondent it; Lisbon, reporting the latest Portuguese "plot" in the issue of May 15, seems to be at some pains to range himself......

Capitalism And Communism

S IR,-Mr John Barr may find the following extract from an address of Pope Pius XII interesting. It is published by the C.T.S. under the title "The Priestly Life". "There are......

Speed Limit At Foot Of Altar

S IR,-The "preparatory prayers" of Holy Mass were, I believe, brought from the sacristy to the foot of the altar so that all the people might participate and, further, in the......

Catechetical Syllabus

S IR.-You were kind enough to publish a letter from me in which I drew attention to the "Syllabus of Catechetical Instructions" published by us for the diocese. The manageress......

Here's The Answer

Communion under another rite In the recent book " Christ in Us" it is stated that a Catholic of the Latin rite may receive Holy Communion in an Eastern rite (page 113); and that......

National Insurance

S IR,-Mr Angelo's estimate of the combined National Insurance contribution as £41 a year is only correct if one believes in a curious piece of bookkeeping, namely the pretence......

To Sing In _beauty S Ir --in One Of His Addresses,

"The Function of Art" (April 8, 1952), Pope Pius XII referred to "one of the essential characteristics of art which consists in a certain intrinsic 'affinity' of art with......

Praise God & Pass The Nuclear Ammunition

S IR,-1 have read most of the letters appearing in your columns advocating unilateral nuclear disarmament and non-violence in face of the Communist threat, but as I fail to be......

Scripture Union

S iR,-1 have read with great sympathy a recent letter in your paper suggesting a Catholic Scripture Union. May I add that surely Catholics, and also non-Catholic visitors. would......