November 24, 2016 - Page 2 of 4 - Catholic Herald
Alexandra DeSanctis
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Leticia Ochoa Adams
The Business of Dying
Christopher Altieri
In Praise of Times Past

November 24, 2016

Nice, warm-hearted, blokey – and wrong

Ethics in the Real World by Peter Singer, Princeton, £19.95 According to Princeton’s blurb-writer, Singer “is often described as the world’s most influential philosopher”....

The timeless values of medieval Christianity

Positively Medieval by Jamie Blosser, Our Sunday Visitor, £15 Jamie Blosser does not advocate “misty-eyed nostalgia” for medieval Christendom and acknowledges that it could...

Briefly noted

God’s Wild Flowers by Pia Matthews (Gracewing, £12.99). Dr Matthews, who lectures at Wonersh seminary and St Mary’s University, has subtitled her book “Saints...

Word This Week

First Sunday of Advent Is 2:1-5; Ps 122; Rom 13:11-14; Mt 24:37-44 (year a)  ‘Come, let us go up to the mountain of the...

Omnium Gatherum

We begin a new liturgical year of grace. It’s the First Sunday of Advent. We prepare for the Lord’s Coming. Last Sunday, the Solemnity...

Lectio Divina

Matthew 24:37-44 37 “The coming of the Son of Man will be like what happened in the time of Noah. 38 In the days...

Pastor Iuventus

Two pieces of music encapsulate the spirit of Advent for me. One is the plainchant Rorate Caeli and the other is Bach’s Cantata 140,...

Mass Readings

Ordinary Form Divine Office Week I Sunday, November 27: First Sunday of Advent Is 2:1-5; Ps 122; Rom 13:11-14; Mt 24:37-44 Monday, November 28:...

Pictures of the Week

1 Cardinal Cormac Murphy O’Connor has celebrated the annual Requiem Mass of the the Catholic Police Guild of England and Wales. He is pictured...

November 27 to December 3

Cardinal Nichols (Westminster) Sun: Celebrates Mass at St Michael’s, Ashford, Clarendon Road, Ashford, Middlesex, TW15 2QD, 9.15am. Mass to celebrate 160 Years of the...

Prize Crossword 0467

Cryptic across 5 Been changing speech to give the blessing (11) 7 Hike in tips, restaurant’s exasperated kitchen for starters (4) 8 One in...

Nice, warm-hearted, blokey – and wrong

Ethics in the Real World by Peter Singer, Princeton, £19.95 According to Princeton’s blurb-writer, Singer “is often described as the world’s most influential philosopher”....

The timeless values of medieval Christianity

Positively Medieval by Jamie Blosser, Our Sunday Visitor, £15 Jamie Blosser does not advocate “misty-eyed nostalgia” for medieval Christendom and acknowledges that it could...

Briefly noted

God’s Wild Flowers by Pia Matthews (Gracewing, £12.99). Dr Matthews, who lectures at Wonersh seminary and St Mary’s University, has subtitled her book “Saints...

Word This Week

First Sunday of Advent Is 2:1-5; Ps 122; Rom 13:11-14; Mt 24:37-44 (year a)  ‘Come, let us go up to the mountain of the...

Omnium Gatherum

We begin a new liturgical year of grace. It’s the First Sunday of Advent. We prepare for the Lord’s Coming. Last Sunday, the Solemnity...

Lectio Divina

Matthew 24:37-44 37 “The coming of the Son of Man will be like what happened in the time of Noah. 38 In the days...

Pastor Iuventus

Two pieces of music encapsulate the spirit of Advent for me. One is the plainchant Rorate Caeli and the other is Bach’s Cantata 140,...

Mass Readings

Ordinary Form Divine Office Week I Sunday, November 27: First Sunday of Advent Is 2:1-5; Ps 122; Rom 13:11-14; Mt 24:37-44 Monday, November 28:...

Pictures of the Week

1 Cardinal Cormac Murphy O’Connor has celebrated the annual Requiem Mass of the the Catholic Police Guild of England and Wales. He is pictured...

November 27 to December 3

Cardinal Nichols (Westminster) Sun: Celebrates Mass at St Michael’s, Ashford, Clarendon Road, Ashford, Middlesex, TW15 2QD, 9.15am. Mass to celebrate 160 Years of the...

Prize Crossword 0467

Cryptic across 5 Been changing speech to give the blessing (11) 7 Hike in tips, restaurant’s exasperated kitchen for starters (4) 8 One in...

Alexandra DeSanctis
The Trouble with Cuties
Leticia Ochoa Adams
The Business of Dying
Christopher Altieri
In Praise of Times Past