Page 4, 9th September 1994

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The Tale Of The Poorest Repeats Itself Once Again

JOHN BATTLE MP IT'S TEMPTING TO BELIEVE that history is just a series of repeats. At the end of the 18th century the social security bill was rocketing out of reach . From £2......

A Young Conservative Strikes Back

I QUOTE FROM THE New Catechism: "...The tabernacle should be located in an especially worthy place in the Church"; about Communion: "...We must prepare ourselves for so great......

God Exists; That Is The Simple Answer

WITH REGARD TO the debate over the existence of God, as sparked off by the Rev Anthony Freeman, may a very simple-minded octogenarian ask a very simple question? If the......

Row Continues Over Vatican Treasures

IF THE ARCHIVES of the Rwandan Bishops' Conference have survived they should show that just 25 years ago the bishops there were asking the same pertinent questions posed by......

Not A Blasphemy, But A Mystic's Echo

IN A LETTER 10 the Catholic Herald (6 August), James Clifton asks why Fr Jude Bullock remains in office, given his response to a question from a reporter from the Sunday Times.......

As Members Of The Ecumenical Christian Ecology Link, We Have

been asked to start a Catholic denominational team within this group to encourage interdenominational exchange of ideas, resources and experience on this vital issue. I would be......

Those Who Attended The

recently televised Mass in the cathedral church of St Mary and St Boniface, Plymouth, will be compelled to agree that something was lacking. This stage-managed production for......

Would There Be Any Point In Reminding Mr Challenor, Of

"Catholics For a Changing Church" that the Pope is the lawfully elected head of the Church, and as the successor of St Peter, has, in the words of that equally lawfully......

As The Pope Is The Vicar Of Christ On Earth,

his decisions should be accepted by all true Catholics. Sadly there are those. who are so obsessed with their own importance and rebellious natures that they try to go above the......

After 27 Years Of The Activities Carried Out Nation-wide By

the Society for the Protection of Unborn Children„ abortions continue unabated. The only hope of persuading the public to renounce abortion is to show abortions on television.......

How Much Room Is There For Dissent?

JOHN CHALLENOR MAY well be correct when he writes that Channel 4 has some sort of a duty to cater for minority interests under-represented in the media. One feels obliged,......

Ecumenism Hits Low Note In Liverpool

I HAVE 'DST READ your article headed "Church of England Hymnal Upsets Faithful", Catholic Herald, 26 August. How terrible it must be for the faithful of Liverpool Cathedral to......

A Major War Of Words

FACTS ARE DEEMED TO speak louder than words. But not, it would seem, for John Major. Despite the fact that the IRA has refused to retaliate against the unionists bombing the......

Can It Be A Blissful Union?

EFFICIENCY -AND FAIRNESS need not be rivals for the heart of British business. This is the cornerstone of the Labour policy adopted by European Christian Democrats and......