Page 5, 6th July 1973

6th July 1973
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Evolutionary Ireland

It is too early to make confident predictions about the new Northern Irish Assembly. But it need not he forgotten that Grattan's famous Parliament of 1782 depended on a......

Bureaucrat He Say . .

No versions other than those in Latin and Italian have been made available of the Vatican's recently issued "Directory for the Pastoral Ministry of the Bishops." Summaries to......

Conscience Of The Church

The following is the main part of the text of a Pastoral Letter issued, over the hand of Cardinal Aifrink, from the Bishops of the Netherlands. It deals with the Papal Office......

Skiving

From Viscount Furness Not only have our secular lords and masters transferred the Whitsun Bank Holiday to a more convenient day (better weather?), but our Holy Mother the Church......

Justice

Referring to the Justice ano 'ease Campaign, Mgr. Bruce Cent (June 15) quotes 'Fr. Dominique Pire, O.P.: 'Knowledge without action is sowardice." Mrs. Ella Connor (June 15),......

Aspects Of Abortion

Referring to your theatre critic W. J. lgoe's comments (June 29) on the Gabriel Marvil play, ''Someone at Risk", I should like to say that I believe this lady (note lady, not......

Stoned

People who live in glass houses should not throw stones! Sub-Redactor has one coming at him Eamon de Valera was not in Ireland between 1920 and 1923; he was in the United States......

It Is Often Most Convenient When Arguing A Point, To

stop or start at that moment in church history when evolution most suits our own case. Mr. Galvin says (June 20) that "unwarranted material has been arbitrarily inserted into......

Morality Of Capitalism

Mr. Jack Young, in his letter of June 22 supporting capitalism, says: "Capitalist principles, in essence, are completely compatible with Christian teaching", but since......

Women And Priesthood (cont.)

The reason for women not being eligible to the priesthood is given by Guido de Baysio in his 14th centursscommentary on the work of Gratian in a gloss on clause 27, q.I. c 23.......