Page 6, 9th June 1939

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Catholics And War Conscientious Objection

SIR S —It is not very kind of Fr. Victor to attribute to me the impertinence of seeking to " enlighten his darkness." I merely asked him to enlighten mine. My questions were not......

Professor Joad

Sot a -I cannot help thinking that in one respect Michael de la Bedoyere's double-barrelled discharge at my book hits the wrong target. He suggests (a) that I knock God off His......

Gasquet- Coulton Back To The Issue

SIR,—May an Obscure Layman pass comment on this discussion? First, when are we going to get back to the point at issue? So far, we have discussed Dr. Coulton's "hatred of the......

Soviet Alliance

Capitulation SIR,—It must be with consternation that millions in this country are regarding the capitulation of our Government to Soviet Russia. Granted that our Cabinet have......

Getting Nowhere

SIR,—The correspondence in regard to the Coulton-Gasquet discussion as conduoted in your columns has simply got us nowhere—and it certainly has given me no reason to alter my......

Russia And The Russians

SM.—Before coming to the point may I congratulate you on your admirable article, " What are the aims of France and Germany? " Mr Gerald Wynne Rushton 's letter, too, wall repays......

Chamberlain Or Mosley Sir.—will Mr Blyton Tell Us (a) When

the Hierarchy has told the faithful to " trust the Premier; and (b) what he means by saying that Chamberlain and Halifax are " guided men "? Is he claiming for that bewildered......

Palestine No Anti-semitism

From J. M. N. JEFFRIES Defries declares in a letter that your issue of May 26 " exhales anti-Semitism," You defend yourself very easily from her charge, but since my own article......

• Walsingham

SIR ,—A paragraph in your issue of May 26 regarding the annual Pilgrimage to the Shrine of Our Lady of Waisingham in this church, leads me to ask you for space to correct a......

Pax Leaflets

Si,—As the person responsible for the distribution of the Fax leaflets I apologise to you and to those pilgrims who objected, for the distribution of leaflets in the private......

" Victoria" Sie,—i Am Grateful To Claudek For Drawing...

to the derivation of " Victoria " names on the Continent, which I did not know before; though this does not alter the fact that there was a Roman martyr of that name, whom our......

Catholic Marriages That Snobbery

Sig,—Once again I have to enter a plea for clear and exact statement. Your correspondent, " M.," says: " I am afraid the pious lecture of Norsino Condi+ will give poor......

Texts On Peace And War

reply to Mr C. P. Brow - ning'e enquiry, allow me to say that Fr, Plater's Primer of Peace and War has been out of print since 1922. The ground, however has been more than......

" Must War Come? "

Sna—With reference to the letter suggesting that the full text of the Papal Peace Letter of August 1, 1917, should be re-published, readers may be referred to the full text as......

Labour & Soviet

Recollections of Old Campaigns From WALTON NEWBOLD SIR, — Already in 1931 J was compelled, by reason of what I heard. in both the previous year and that year in diplomatic......

Singing At Walsingham

Si R,—May one who has taken part in pilgrimages in many places between Calabria, Tyrol and Northern Europe say, in reply to the accusations of " thin and patchy singing," that......

Generous Donation

Legacies to Press Sip.—X am enclosing 100 rupees (E7) in order to help the spread of the CATHOLIC HERALD among poor unemployed large families by the sending of free copies. I......