Page 9, 8th January 1999

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The Double-headed Beast Of Mammon

"CARDINAL HUME is forgetting that the staff have a choice... If they Choose to work on Sundays or at night, then they are making that choice for their families." So said a......

Why They Are Waiting

As WE enter 1999, the Catholic population in the Scottish diocese of Argyll and the Isles has been without a bishop since September 1996 — some 28 months. While Archbishop......

Thirty Years Ago

Commonwealth Cocktails IS THE ANNUAL Commonwealth Conference justified? Does it achieve anything, and if so what? These questions are asked every year, and the answers are......

Sixty Years Ago

Chamberlain's Visit to Rome • THE COURSE of events has fully justified Mr Chamberlain's resolution to continue the work begun at Munich by visiting Signor Mussolini in Rome.......

Piety And The Pill — A Healthy Debate

Sir, Might I suggest that the correspondents who reacted with such righteous anger to your publication of the recent article by Mary Kenny on the Pill have missed the point of a......

Grade's Judaism

From Sir Sigmund Sternberg Sir, Lord Grade (December 18) was, as you say, proud to be a Knight of the order of St Sylvester and especially so because he was also a proud Jew. I......

Pinochet Case Is No Place For Politics

From Mr Jeremy Corbyn MP Sir, John Gunamer's article in The Herald of December 25th is seriously misleading. His contention that ensuring General Pinochet faces trial will bring......

From Mr John Rhys Burgess Sir, That Politicians Like Mr

Gununer should even vaguely suggest that we should take into account our country's commercial interests to preserve good relations with Chile, is deeply insulting to out moral......

Bi Shops In

the Lords From Mr Francis Pimentel-Pinto Sir, Your report and editorial about our bishops being allowed to sit in the House of Lords (December 18) make interesting reading. The......

Children's Rights

From Ms Pauline Lawrence Sir, Lynette Burrows in her article concerning the rights of parents versus those of children (December 11) strikes a note of fear regarding the bleak......

Lsu College Closure

From Rt Rev Crispian Hollis, Bishop of Portsmouth Sir, Mr Tom Van Der Linden is less than accurate when, in his letter (December 25), he attempts to implicate Professor Mary......

Just Like That

CLERGY in the North East could be forgiven this week for pondering who will be the next from their number to receive a gong in the Honours List after Tony Blair's parish priest......