Page 2, 6th February 1942

6th February 1942
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National Suicide Christian Apathy

SIR,— The Liverpool Archdiocesan Board of Catholic Action feels that repeated and emphasised attention should be given, at least by Catholics, to the above matter, and therefore......

Land Girls And Mass As Employer Of Land Girls I

should like to inake a few remarks on the eubject of Sunday Mass. Quite a number of girls are employed on arable work—tractor driving, etc. On most farms they would he free from......

Town Or Country?

Sia,—A few years ago an English Bishop in one of his pastorals deplored the increase of non-attendance at Sunday Mass, " especially in The towns "; in another pastoral he wrote......

A Priest Of Your Own

It is not given to every home to count a Priest amongst its children, but every Family can have its • own Priest " by helping a Student on towards the Sacred Priesthood. Your......

Large Family

An Indictment Sta,—At various times I have read with much interest in your pages of the hopes for a conversion of England. I. personally, have been told by many priests that......

Vatican Pra.ise

51a,-1 cannot see how the Pope's praise for these firms may be construed as approval of the industrial system. A good thing may well exist within a (greater) evil thing. Thus,......

Now I Can Eat Anything— Even Fried Fish

AND CHIPS Which hitherto were My Worst Enemy RELIEF IN 10 MINUTES WITH MACLEAN BRAND STOMACH POWDER Newcastle-on-Tyne, 23rd Sept.,1941. Dear Sirs, I would like to express my......

The Lonely Sailor Funds Or Ideas Needed ?

SIR,—In your issue of January 23 it is stated that the Organising Secretary of the British National Board of the Apostleship of the Sea told your reporter that " what is lacking......

Dialogue Mass

SIR,—In his article "It is thc Mass that Matters," Father Joseph Heald remarks that the preparatory or introductory prayers said by the celebrant at the foot of the Altar at the......

The Canadian Knights Of Columbus Silt,—the Work Of The...

for the Canadian troops, as given by your reporter, cannot be too highly praised. As examples of the interest taken by Catholic Societies in that work, may I cite two within my......

Teachers

Religious or Lay Si,—As a fully qualified lay teacher in a fully recognised Convent School, and one educated in Convent Schools, may I reply to what I consider an unwarranted......

Vengeance Sir,—i Fear That Many People Are Grievously...

May I therefore point out that what he means by " vengeance " is not what the ordinary speaker of English means by that word. The '' vengeance " that is permitted to Christians......

Catholics And Trade Unions

Sue—May 1 reinforce the plea I made some time ago through your columns for Catholics to join and play an active part in the Trade Unions? No Catholic can fail to see that the......

The Dual System Isle Of' Ely Case

Sla,—Reports of the meeting which voted the refusal and information reaching us from One Of our members, makes us wonder whether the Authority's Chairman is as full of blame as......

For Old People

Ste—t plead for a new order of things after the war far poor old people who value their privacy but who are too infirm to be left alone. I am thinking of both Catholic and......

Early Mass Sta,—huntireds Of Catholics Will Endorse Mr....

plea for weekday Masses at an hour possible for working people and for information about services, which is descipherable from the street, not railed off at night or displayed......

Religion In Schools

SIR,—I was much impressed by the case against the teaching of Religious Doctrine in our Secondary and Board ing Schoc!s by " Teacher." During a teaching career extending over 30......

"repository Art" Ste,--the Controversy On This Subject...

one side the question of the types of face most likely to resemble the Holy Family and other persons mentioned in the New Testament. Most Catholics have seen some people from......