Page 6, 8th April 1938

8th April 1938
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Are They Really Sinister?

Rotarians, Freemasons and Catholics Sne—Your correspondent, "Ixtberi, Muratori," must give us something more tangible than his mere ipse dixit that Freemasuns are often " scared......

Newspaper Selling

Ste,—The sales report of Catholic papers at Our Lady of Mount Carmel, Reclditch, Worcestershire, showed that since sales at the ehureh door were launched on Press Sunday, May......

Population Prospects

SIR — According to your issue of April 1, Mr. Roper Howard, in his pamphlet, Population Prospects, gives five reasons for the declining population. A sixth and very important......

New Common Wealth Society

A Veiled Alliance Sin, Owing to the omission of a final sentence (perhaps for reasons of space), my letter about the New Commonwealth Society seemed to have a note of contempt......

" War Finance And Its Consequences "

SIR.—Fr. Vincent MacNabb's eloquent column on Mr. Fairer Smith's book with the above title still leaves it open for somebody else to inform your readers what the book is about.......

The Epistle At Sung Mass

SIR, — When the Rubric of the Missal says that at Mass sung without deacon and subdeacon the Epistle is to be sung in the accustomed place by a Reader dressed in a surplice,......

Music In Our Churches

SIR,—The reply to Mr. Selby-Hall's letter is valuable, but does it go to the root of the matter? Mr. Selby-Hall, pleading that "reasons can be disputed, but not facts," gives as......

Air Bombing : Moralist's Questions The Story Of An...

SIR,—May I put before you the story of this unpublished letter to The Times, not to discredit that paper, but to show how impossible it is for a conscientious moralist to give......

The Parochial Clergy And The A.r.p.

SIR — After Sir Samuel Hoare's appeal to the country, it is unnecessary to defend the urgent steps being taken to organise Air Raid Precautions. In case of air raids the clergy......

Vacant Seats In The Oratory

SIR — When your correspondent, Mr. Selby Hall, speaks of the vacant seats in the Brompton Oratory, he is probably forgetting the week-end habit from which so many London......

Trial Of Prisoners In White Spain Franco's Problem

SIR.—The efforts being made by the Press, societies and indiveluals to represent the Spanish tragedy (and it is no lees than this) as a struggle between a legitimate Government......

Catholic Books In Libraries

SIR,—May I say a word in favour Of Boots' library? I have never found any difficulty in obtaining Catholic books from them. I do not use a " Demand " token, only the ordinary "......

Our Lady's Catechists

SIR,--PafiSh priests in country districts tell us that the regular instruction of Catholic children is one of the chief difficulties with which they have to contend. Attendance......

The Bible In English

S/R — In a recent letter 1 endeavoured to show two important points: the first that there was a Bible in English in pre-Reformation days, and the second that those who could......

Holy Sepulchre Basilica

Plea for British Action Sip.,—In several of my books I have referred to the disgraceful state of the fabric of the Basilica of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem, and I am afraid......

These Well-known Names

THE CATHOLIC HERALD iS publishing all this year a fortnightly series of articles on the Sanctification of the Home. The articles are running concurrently with the Archbishop of......