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50 Years Of Living Out The Ideals Of A Christian Monarch

WESTMINSTER ABBEY'S service commemorating the fiftieth anniversary of the Coronation was an inspiring occasion. It showed that whatever else has happened in fifty years, the......

Is This The Day For Life The Pope Intended?

WITH THE publication of Evangelium Vitae, in 1995, Pope John Paul II gave the Church his pontificate's most closely reasoned and passionate defence of the unborn child, On the......

The Saving Of Presentation College

From Br Patrick Fitzgibbon Sir, I refer to recent coverage in your newspaper regarding Presentation College, Reading. As a result of a meeting on May 16th, the Presentation......

But Which Nrsv?

F II9M the RI Revd Andrew Burnham, Bishop of Ebbsfleet Sir, A new English translation of the Lectionary (Report, May 23) is good news, too, for those Anglicans who continue to......

From Mr Chris Feetenby

Sir, I was interested to read about the approval of our Bishops for use of the New Revised Standard Version in preparing the forthcoming lectionary, having a professional......

Praying For Vocations

From Mrs Josephine Robinson Sir, "Is there a crisis in vocations and if so what is it?"(Leader, May 16) Ours is a vocational faith. That is because we believe that we are......

First Communion Dress

From Ms Ann Coelho Sir, What a difference a gen eration makes! I could not disagree more with Sarah Johnson "Why First Holy Communion is no time for a child to dress down" (May......

Fr Charles Plowden Si

From Fr Michael G. Murphy Sir, Fr Charles Plowden is praised by Anthony Symondson (May 23) for his remarkable contribution to the restoration of the English Province of the......

Debating 'the Reform Of The Reform'

From Mr John Beaumont Sir, I was saddened by the tone and content of Gerard Taylor's letter (May 23). David Lindsay (May 9) had put forward some modest proposals about the......

Hospice Doctors And Patient Protection Bill

From Dr Anthony Cole Sir, Baroness Knight's Patient Protection Bill, which would make it unlawful to withdraw or withhold sustenance with the intention of hastening or causing......

The Enervating Effect Of International Bodies

David Twiston Davies Ta e one thing certain to come out of the current row about the allies' tardiness in producing evidence of weapons of mass destruction in Iraq is that......