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June 15, 2017

Omnium Gatherum

Each year, stretching back to the Middle Ages, on the Thursday following Trinity Sunday we joyfully honour the Eucharistic Lord with Masses, hymns and...

Briefly noted

The Image of God, Personhood and the Embryo by Calum Mackellar (SCM Press, £35). The author, an expert on medical ethics and visiting professor...

Spiritual books round up

The Roman Catacombs by Fr James Spencer Northcote, Sophia Institute Press, £12 This book, first published in 1877 by an early member of the...

Pictures of the week

1 Vatican Archbishop Paul Gallagher attends the Golden Jubilee Celebrations at Liverpool’s Metropolitan Cathedral (photo: Mazur/catholicnews.org.uk). 2 Chaplains and students, past and present, gather...

Music: The band that saved Germany from kitsch

Can – The Singles Mute/Spoon Records, vinyl/cd/download Can, typically for a so-called Krautrock band, rejected Germany’s saccharine post-war music scene known as schlager, with...