Page 2, 7th March 1958

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Music Not Essential

But That is No Excuse letter about the appalling state of Catholic church music in England has brought me some startling but not unexpected replies, such as that about the......

A 'potting Shed' Parallel

S IR,-In a collection of stories by Mgr. R. H. Benson, "A Mirror of Shalott," which were published in Catholic periodicals after he was received into the Church, and which......

No Profundity

qm, I am always sorry to disagree with Fr. Martindale, but I am afraid I can accept none of his praise of Mr. Graham Greene except the praise of his technique. Mr. Greene is......

We 'hard Cases'!

S IR' In every parish there are good people, well-bred in noblesse oblige, who will support the priest whether they like him personally or not in all his works and projects, who......

In The Clouds ?

SER.-1 shared Mr. E. O'Connell's amazement on reading Miss Sybil Connolly's assurance (February 7) that "the country (Ireland) never had it so good". I Charitably supposed that......

We Regret That A Particularly Large Number Of Letters...

during the past few weeks have compelled us to hold back many, despite their interest. Readers are reminded to write clearly on one side of the paper only and to keep their......

Catholics And War

S IR,-As Mrs. Wall men tions the work of Pax in the 1930s, may I make it clear that this society is still very much alive. and with the continued support of such outstanding......

The Cause Of Ozanam

S IR' Is there as yet, any organised intercession by the Society of St. Vincent de Paul or any other body for the early beatification of Anthony Frederic Ozanam whose cause was......

The `judica'

S IR ' With slightly delayed reference to your number of February 14, why, after all, " cover up" the Judica 7 Lonely, in his diplomatic exile to the brilliant, exotic, unhomety......

Listening To Short Wave Vatican Radio

S 1R, -May I try to help Mrs. Stokes who tells of her efforts to V get Vatican Radio ? Whoever sold her a short-wave radio " guaranteed to get stations all over the world was a......

Should Irish Leave Ireland?

Comparisons with the Welsh S IR,-Both disputants in the matter of migration from Ireland found their cases upon what they conceive to be the standard of living (as it is called)......

In Non-catholic Schools

S IR' It is not our business to argue with the pastoral views of bishops in regard to the education of Catholic children in Catholic schools. In fact, no one would wish to. But......