Page 5, 7th July 1967

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Abortion Debate This Was No Filibuster

.tint, by Norman St. John-Stevas 0" e ONCE again the fate of the Abortion Bill hangs in the balance and its future depends on a decision to be taken at a Cabinet meeting this......

Value & Anxlety Of Confession

M RS. ATKINSON'S letter (June 23) asks if it would be a good idea to ''cut out Confession in these days of Church reform," as she would rather confess her sins directly to God.......

Friday Should Be A Day Of Self-denial

I WAS surprised and sorry to read the vague. pussy-footed suggestions of some clergy for replacing Friday abstinence by something more meaningful. ("What They Really Think About......

Vietnam War

M R. MIKE DOWN, secretary of "Youth for Peace in Vietnam," urges an end to British Government support for American policy in Vietnam (June 23). American policy in Vietnam is......

Israeli Aid

M AY I ask Religious Sister (June 30 Arabs and Jews) where she got her information that £10 million were collected for Israel in this country in a week? The Jewish Chronicle has......

When The Pope Speaks As A Teacher

IN the light of the remainder 1 of Rosemary Haughton's article (June 23) I think I can see and appreciate the point she is making when she says: "Any Pope can make mistakes,......

Left, Right And Expediency

IT IS stated in the standing orders of many local authorities -Ithat, when speaking in debate, members should not impute improper motives to other members—a maxim that could be......

Thank You

P LEASE permit me to thank your readers through the columns of your esteemed paper for their generous response to my appeal for aid for the orphans of St. Anthony's. Their......

Doors Open At Liverpool Cathedral

MAY I be permitted to comment on certain letters in your issue of June 23? First, I was interested to read the letter from Winifred Borras about Liverpool Cathedral being closed......

Can You Help?

W E live in a time when we read almost daily about some calamity. Usually the problems present themselves at such a scale that we seem completely helpless. Since we see no way......

All These Whining Letters

I GET weary, and surely others do also, of those whining little letters which you are printing with increasing regularity, all clamouring for the abolition of this, that or the......

Anyone For Games ? Not Me

by PAULA DAVIES "For when the One Great Scorer comes to write against your name. He marks, not that you won or lost—but how you played the game." Grantland Rice, from Alumnus......