Page 2, 6th November 1959

6th November 1959
Page 2
Page 2, 6th November 1959
Close

Problem Of Today

Report of K.S.C. Discussion S IR,-One hears much too Much nowadays about the so - called " population problem " , and it is gratifying to find the talc that there is an over -......

'representative' Composers

am glad to say, resolves almost all the matters at which we were at variance: there are, however, a few points on which we must agree to differ. Both the Missa Solemnis and "......

Unsupported Candidate

S ', - As one of the defeated Catholic candidates in the General Election I was glad to see you emphasise that 25 Catholic M.P.s is less than half the number it should be if......

Bible Beginners

S IR ' - For " Bible beginners " and those interested in an intelli gent reading of the Bible might I suggest the following reading: " Guide to the Bible. " by The Monks of......

Suicide A Crime?

S IR,-You quote a Professor of Moral Theology as arguing that the State is justified in punishing as a crime even attempted suicide. Many Catholics, while bound to regard......

Prospects Of Catholic Magazines

S IR, - As publisher I have long felt the need for a popular Catholic magazine, and it is regrettable that none of the existing Catholic publishers have been able so far to......

Question Of Mary

SIR,-When Dr. Soper in the I.T.V. "Question of Mary" programme asked where the authority for devotion to Our Lady could he found in the New Testa ment, surely the answer was "......

Priests Secular Institutes

S IR, - Referring to the letter en quiring about the existence of Secular Institutes for diocesan priests, it might interest the writer to know that there is a form of......

The Parents To Blame?

S IR.-Such people as "Mater Studiosa", "Concerned Parent" and a few more "C.H." correspondents, whose letters have appeared within the last fortnight have been, in turn, a......

Reappraisal Is Needed

S IR' -- Concerned Parent " is quite right to be concerned. For mainly historical reasons there is a great disproportion in numbers between girls ' and boys ' day schools which......

Grammar Schools Problem

rejoice with Mr. O'Reilly at his scholars' G.C.E. successes, but suggest that were his school situated in the industrial north or midlands it would be swollen with the children......

Small Children At Mass

S the correspondence about children in church, little mention has so far been made of the effect on the child. It is to my mind unfair to toddlers to expect them to stay quiet......

Appointment Of Teachers

QIR,-The "revised condi tions" for the appointment of teachers to Catholic schools reported upon in your columns recently: the question at issue has not been so much the lack of......

London Churches And The Dialogue

SIR,-It is a pity that so many London churches still lag be hind the country in the matter of dialogue Mass. One meets it comparatively rarely, and yet the congregations of......

World Refugees Collection Box

S IR'-The idea that a Church collection box for World Refugees should be fixed in every church is excellent. It would give everyone attending that church the chance to exercise......