Page 4, 7th July 1989

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When Discussion Yields No Compromise

THE exclusive interview with Archbishop Marcel Lefebvre recorded in this week's issue of the Catholic Herald proves beyond doubt that reconciliation between Rome and the Society......

Unity And Disunity

ALTHOUGH the General Synod of the Church of England which meets in York today will avoid the great divisive issues facing Anglicans, there is once again disunity and disharmony......

Europe Poll Signals Review

THERE is no other group of people more gullible than politicians. The major parties firmly believe that when voters went to the polls the other Thursday the only thing they had......

Concern Steps Over The Mark

MANY, I am quite sure, will derive comfort, and be grateful, for Fr Rolheiser's thoughts on "Suicide, despair and compassion" (June 23). Myself included. It is a great pity,......

A Green Light To The Laity

I FEAR Mr Sheridan (June 23) did not really grasp the significance of your leading article for June 16 on overworked priests. I thought he was serious at first but gradually his......

The Real Victims Of Abortion

IN your front page article about post abortion syndrome (June 23) you quote Ian Jones of British Pregnancy Advisory Service and Bernadette Thompsoh of British Victims of......

Heroic Efforts

MONICA Gray (June 30) questions whether the majority of priests are overworked. I feel compelled to write in defence of some of the priests I know. Our own parish priest who is......

Not All Uncaring

MARGARET Keauffling (June 30) takes an altogether too pessimistic view of life, I fear. It is precisely because we do not live in a perfect world that Ann Winterton's amendment......

Liturgy That Breaks Down The Barriers That Divide Races

IN a universal Church which inevitably includes people of different cultures and traditions, the need for its liturgies and its rites of worship to suit the particular culture......

A Thought

THROUGH the courtesy of The Herald may I convey a very warm thank you to Mary Hyper for her splendid letter (June 30). Fr Anthony Maggs London N8......

In His Evaluation Of Billy Graham's Continuing Mission To...

country last week, Fr John Medcalf bemoaned the fact that the Catholic bishops of England and Wales had not publicly endorsed the venture along with other church leaders. We......