Page 2, 9th October 1959

9th October 1959
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Girl's Schools

S IR,-You have published several letters about the difficulties of educatin g Catholic boys in country districts. It was remarked that it is easier for girls because of the......

Number Of People -a.d. 2000

accept the fi g ures which Dr. Tweedy q uotes in criticisin g the fi g ures for the relative numbers of old a g e pensioners and children under 15 by A.D. 2000 which in your......

Lay Hot For Leakage

S w i Catholic Community Centres are excellent but would take time to establish, while the problem of the leakage has been before us for many years and it is to be feared that......

J. M. D. Scott 2 Norham Road, Oxford.

2330 FOR A KEY STUDENT S IR,-At Christmas this year Pax Romana, the International movement of Catholic students and g raduates, is to hold its annual interfederal assembly at......

Adventure Of Being A Young Catholic Today

S IR, It is a well known fact that we all need somethin g to g et our teeth into; no animal or child will g row stron g and virile fed on pap and having to make no effort of......

Educational Appointments

BISHOP ULI.AlliORNE R.C. SECONDARY MODERN GIRLS' SCHOOL, COS'ENITtY. Required, January, 1960, Gtalified Assistant Mistress for Tkunestic Subjects-Scale I Graded Post allowance......

Murder Always Murder

S IR, In his review of Rudolph Hoess's "Commandant of Auschwitz" Mr. Baber speaks of Hess's attempt to justify his enormities by the plea of military obedience. Hess cites as a......

Understanding The Trinity

S'R,Four of your correspon dents have now taken me to task for writing in a recent letter "apart from the fact of the Trinity nobody knows anything about it." Have they perhaps......

S. Maria Goretti

S IR, - Many thanks for keeping the name of St. Maria Goretti before us. I was very interested to learn from your columns that Fr. Mauro. C.P„ had written to the Osservatore......

The Church And Gambling

S IR,-As a convert who moves about in Devon and Cornwall, meeting people in Industry. and at the same time being known to be a Catholic. I find so many people eager to bring up......

Priests' Secular Institutes?

SIR.--In view of the many articles appearing about Secular Institutes in the Catholic Press. I would be interested to know if there is one founded expressly for diocesan......

The Precious Blood

S IR ' Professor Louis Renoufs belief, that the Hypostatic Union demands that no particle of the blood shed by Our Lord should remain on earth, seems to me to be based on a......

Pleasant Change

QIR, -Some of your correspond's' ents evidently don't take seriously Our Lord's "Suffer little children to come unto me . ." nor His "Unless you become as a little child . . ."......

A Whole Family

S 'R. May I ask what can be more beautiful than to see a whole family-father, mother. infant in arms. toddlers and older children at Mass? And where can this commonly he seen......

Those Large Hats

QIR.-If mothers who took their babies to Mass were always expected to use crying rooms, it would mean that those with several or many children would be isolated from the main......

Small Children At Mass

S IR' How I agree with your comment. The Mass is the worship of a Family, the family of Christ, which is itself a family of families. It is a social act, not an individual one.......

Ireland's Name

S IR,-In your issue of Friday, 18th, you published a photo showing a g roup of all-ni g ht vi g il pil g rims in Rome, some of whom you described as coming from Northern Ireland......

For Refugees Offertory-box

S 111, It was pleasing to note on a recent visit, that a special offertory-box had been installed in Westminster Cathedral for Refugees. In view of the efforts being made in......

High Fees In Our Public Schools

gIR.--The facts and figures of our Catholic Public Schools given by you arc most interesting. Since all are in the very capable hands of the teaching orders or Congregations.......

New Reason For Dialogue'

S 'R' When children disturb parents and others at Mass it is because they think they are asleep. It is the intolerable silence that upsets them, and the remedy is the Sung or......