March 15, 2018 - Catholic Herald

March 15, 2018

How the Shelleys created Frankenstein

In Search of Mary Shelley by Fiona Sampson, Profile, £18.99 Published to celebrate the 200th anniversary of Frankenstein, this is not a straightforward biography...

Charles Coulombe: The fasting revolution

In his Physiology of Taste, Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin, that philosopher of the delicious, describes Lenten fasting during his youth in 18th-century France: “Nobody breakfasted,...

Prize crossword 0533

Cryptic across 7 Everyone in northern town upset with Wigan banks moved here (13) 8 Fire one set off in wood all over again...

Bishops’ engagements

Cardinal Nichols (Westminster) Wed: Meeting with Bishops’ Conference Staff, London, SW1P 1QJ, 10.00am. Thu: Launch of ‘Faith Finding A Voice’, 50 Bedford Square, London,...

Mass readings

Ordinary Form Divine Office Week I Sunday, March 18: Fifth Sunday of Lent Jer 31:31-34; Ps 51; Heb 5:7-9; Jn 12:20-33 Monday, March 19:...

Lectio Divina

Drawn to Jesus Fifth Sunday of Lent: John 12:20-33 20 Some Greeks were among those who had gone to Jerusalem to worship during the...

How the Shelleys created Frankenstein

In Search of Mary Shelley by Fiona Sampson, Profile, £18.99 Published to celebrate the 200th anniversary of Frankenstein, this is not a straightforward biography...

Charles Coulombe: The fasting revolution

In his Physiology of Taste, Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin, that philosopher of the delicious, describes Lenten fasting during his youth in 18th-century France: “Nobody breakfasted,...

Prize crossword 0533

Cryptic across 7 Everyone in northern town upset with Wigan banks moved here (13) 8 Fire one set off in wood all over again...

Bishops’ engagements

Cardinal Nichols (Westminster) Wed: Meeting with Bishops’ Conference Staff, London, SW1P 1QJ, 10.00am. Thu: Launch of ‘Faith Finding A Voice’, 50 Bedford Square, London,...

Mass readings

Ordinary Form Divine Office Week I Sunday, March 18: Fifth Sunday of Lent Jer 31:31-34; Ps 51; Heb 5:7-9; Jn 12:20-33 Monday, March 19:...

Lectio Divina

Drawn to Jesus Fifth Sunday of Lent: John 12:20-33 20 Some Greeks were among those who had gone to Jerusalem to worship during the...