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9th November 1979
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A Secular Life Given To Christ

THE LEAVEN. or Carmelite Secular Institute, was founded by Fr Kilian Lynch in 1949 and during the first few years the members lived as a group in the Gatehouse of the Friars at......

Soft Shoe Shuffles For A 'footballer'

"SOME OF my best friends are Jewish" is one of the classic racist religious insults. In other areas you have "You'd never know he was rich", or. better still, 'You'd never know......

Sampling The Beauty Of Things To Come

THE OLD sampler was very impressive in the exquisite perfection of its embroidery. I wonder if "Hannah Wheatcroft, aged 10" was anything like my Clare. Children are all of them......

Saint's Coffin Was Carried By Kings

D. H. FARMER, editor of the 0.\lord Dictionary of Saints, describes the life of St Hugh of Lincoln, whose feast is on November 17. SOME know St Hugh as the bishop portrayed with......

A Man Who Believed In Fair Play

IT IS a sad irony that Mrs Thatcher's Government should announce details of its public spending cuts just two days after the death of Mr George Woodcock. Throughout his long......

What Woodcock Had To Say

GEORGE WOODCOCK, who died last week, was one of the leading trade unionists of the post-war era. He helped to turn the TUC into one of the most powerful organisations in Britain......