May 18, 2017 - Page 4 of 5 - Catholic Herald
Alexandra DeSanctis
The Trouble with Cuties
Leticia Ochoa Adams
The Business of Dying
Christopher Altieri
In Praise of Times Past
Destiny Herndon-De La Rosa
Improbable Hagiographies: St. Dymphna

May 18, 2017

Word this week

Sixth Sunday of Easter Acts 8:5-8; 1 Pet 3:15-18; Jn 14:15-21 (Year A) ‘Philip went to a Samaritan town and proclaimed the Christ to...

Omnium Gatherum

My favourite images of the Ascension of the Lord, celebrated on Thursday for at least 16 centuries – Thursday, not Sunday – are those...

Briefly noted

Gospel Values for Catholic Schools by Raymond Friel (Redemptorist, £12.99). Friel, a former headteacher in Catholic secondary schools, has written a thoughtful evaluation of...

From storybooks to spirituality

My first love was literature – novels and poetry. As a child, I loved storybooks, mysteries and adventures. In grade school, I was made...

Searching for the true face of Islam

Letters to a Young Muslim By Omar Saif Ghobash, Picador, £12.99 This is a thought-provoking book, written by the United Arab Emirates’ ambassador to...

Comments of the week

Jesus would have agreed with Corbyn SIR – In his Notebook (May 5), Stephen Daisley of the Scottish Daily Mail dismisses Jeremy Corbyn’s Labour...

Word this week

Sixth Sunday of Easter Acts 8:5-8; 1 Pet 3:15-18; Jn 14:15-21 (Year A) ‘Philip went to a Samaritan town and proclaimed the Christ to...

Omnium Gatherum

My favourite images of the Ascension of the Lord, celebrated on Thursday for at least 16 centuries – Thursday, not Sunday – are those...

Briefly noted

Gospel Values for Catholic Schools by Raymond Friel (Redemptorist, £12.99). Friel, a former headteacher in Catholic secondary schools, has written a thoughtful evaluation of...

From storybooks to spirituality

My first love was literature – novels and poetry. As a child, I loved storybooks, mysteries and adventures. In grade school, I was made...

Searching for the true face of Islam

Letters to a Young Muslim By Omar Saif Ghobash, Picador, £12.99 This is a thought-provoking book, written by the United Arab Emirates’ ambassador to...

Comments of the week

Jesus would have agreed with Corbyn SIR – In his Notebook (May 5), Stephen Daisley of the Scottish Daily Mail dismisses Jeremy Corbyn’s Labour...

Alexandra DeSanctis
The Trouble with Cuties
Leticia Ochoa Adams
The Business of Dying
Christopher Altieri
In Praise of Times Past
Destiny Herndon-De La Rosa
Improbable Hagiographies: St. Dymphna