Page 2, 6th February 1953

6th February 1953
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Catholic Holidays

Travel Abroad SIR,-One of the greatest "gaps" at present existing in our social amenities is the lack of opportunity for group holidays of a kind similar to those organised,......

Do Circuses Involve Cruelty ?

SIR,-Since reference is made to the R.S.P.C.A. in your note on the above, may I give the Society's views on this matter? The R.S.P.C.A. is definitely opposed to the training and......

University Apostolate

Present Needs SIR, - What an inspiring, moraleraising article was Mgr. Wheeler's account of Catholicism in the university ! But I strongly doubt the wisdom of his plea for a......

Technical Colleges

SILL-We hear a great deal these days of Catholics in universities, but very little about those in technical colleges. I feel sure that there are just as many, if not more,......

Love Is Still Alive

I have been reading with admiration, as deep as it was sad, a convincing statement of Mr. Betjeman that Love Is Dead, Influenza doubtless contributed to a reluctant agreement......

Under Nines

Education Need SIR-I would like to second all the thoughts expressed in Mrs. M. Kirkpatrick's letter to THE CATHOLIC HERALD and with her cry out What are we mothers to do? I......

Schoolboy Challenge

SIR,-Your correspondent recently suggested that Catholics were doing little in the Council for Education in World Citizenship Lectures at Christmas this year. This is not......

The Sword's Offer

SIR,-We were told a short time ago about the Conference for Education in World Citizenship, sponsored by U.N.E.S.C.O., but unfortunately not before it took place. or in time to......

Of Graves

SIR,-Jean Henri Fabre was a French entomologist who died in 1915. I do not know why Miss Barclay should regard an entomologist as "a very great expert" in the biology of......

Marshal Tito's Visit

Sir.-I suggest that H.E. Cardinal Griffin be askcd to arrange that during Marshal Tito's visit a Votive Mass (urgen(i de cau,sa) for Peace (especially the peace of the Catholic......

Catholic

MATCH MAKING Emigration S111,-If there be few eligible Catholic men in England, may I ask these, and other Catholic young ladies, to consider emigrating to a land where they......

Challenge?

SIR,-1 am looking for a husband in my own middle class, but unfortunately the education that such a man usually receives is apparently only intended to fit him for the religious......

On The Thames

SIR,-As a result of reading the Hon. Mrs. Bower's excellent article, a few parents in this district are anxious to form an inter-parochial dance club, possibly with some......

`co-ed' Sodalities

S1R,-Why is it that in our various sodalities the men and women are not at times allowed to mix with each other and be, as it were, co-ed? For I'm sure that if it was allowed......

What Harrow Does Today . .

SIM-We have two functions for all surrounding parishes, held in April and November of each year at the Wembley Town Hall. These are very well attsnded and arc advertised......

Better Than A Degree

SIR, "Cambridge Undergraduate's" sentiments are entirely mine, and have been expressed by me. Something must be done. After all. a Catholic wife is just as important as a......

Catholic' Evidence I

Answers to your Questions If a Church of England or other Protestant minister is not an ordained priest, how can couples he unites be validly married? B ECAUSE the minister of......

Points From Letters

Absolution In a sermon on the Sacrament of Penance today, the preacher said : "If a non-Catholic asked you what are the words said by the priest in giving absolution, how many......