Page 8, 9th February 1979

9th February 1979
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Papal reform Pope Alexander Ill and the Council of Tours (1163) by Robert Somerville (University of California Press £5.95) The Catholic Church in the West entered the High......

Promises Of Happiness

Christian Hope and the Liberation of Man by Juan Alfaro (Dwyer £3.25). What can man hope fur? What reliance can he place on promises of happiness? Fr Alfaro offers in this book......

A Story Of Courage

Persecuted but not Forsaken by Paster Nicolai (St Andrew Press £1.95). This is a story of a Church behind the Iron Curtain. The author explains: "The sequence of events, the......

Bearding Waugh

In the Lion's Den by Auberon Waugh (Michael Joseph £4.95) There is a lot of wicked humour in Waugh, expressed in a highly individualistic style that says the serious things he......

Killing Of Pope Pius Xiii

Simple enjoyment of a movie, with hardly a reservation or puzzle, has become so rare that I am happy to admit the film I have most enjoyed so far this month is Foul Play. "A",......

Celebrating The Liturgy From "his People's Way Of Talking" A

practical guide to faith and worship by Fr Michael Hollings, Madelaine Simon and Margaret Fittock published by Mayhew McCrimmon at £2.25. After the Gospels by David Winter......

Tv And Radio

SUNDAY Blue Peter Special Assignment (BBC 1, 4.40 pm) looks at the life and work of Vivaldi, the "Red Priest". Heaven on Earth (HTV Cymru/Wales, 5.30 pm). Throughout the ages......