April 19, 2018 - Page 3 of 4 - Catholic Herald

April 19, 2018

Gender extremism, new and old

There exists, in the Netherlands, an ultra-strict sect of Calvinists who do not allow girls to wear trousers, on the Old Testament principle of...

Henrietta Maria’s broken dream

Throughout the 1630s, Queen Henrietta Maria’s mission to re-establish the Catholic faith in England looked increasingly successful. The decade saw numerous high-profile conversions, growing...

Music: When Bernstein took on the Church

Leonard Bernstein’s Mass is not the sort of thing its name suggests or something you could do in church. It isn’t liturgy, it’s music-theatre, written...

Omnium Gatherum

Last week in Los Angeles I visited the great Getty Museum. My attention was arrested by a 16th-century Italian oil on panel by Dosso...

Word this week

Fourth Sunday of Easter Acts 4:8-12; 1 John 3:1-2; John 10:11-18 (Year B) If you are asking us how this cripple was healed, I...

Mass readings

Ordinary Form Divine Office Week IV Sunday, April 22: Fourth Sunday of Easter Acts 4:8-12; Ps 118; 1 Jn 3:1-2; Jn 10:11-18 Monday, April...

Gender extremism, new and old

There exists, in the Netherlands, an ultra-strict sect of Calvinists who do not allow girls to wear trousers, on the Old Testament principle of...

Henrietta Maria’s broken dream

Throughout the 1630s, Queen Henrietta Maria’s mission to re-establish the Catholic faith in England looked increasingly successful. The decade saw numerous high-profile conversions, growing...

Music: When Bernstein took on the Church

Leonard Bernstein’s Mass is not the sort of thing its name suggests or something you could do in church. It isn’t liturgy, it’s music-theatre, written...

Omnium Gatherum

Last week in Los Angeles I visited the great Getty Museum. My attention was arrested by a 16th-century Italian oil on panel by Dosso...

Word this week

Fourth Sunday of Easter Acts 4:8-12; 1 John 3:1-2; John 10:11-18 (Year B) If you are asking us how this cripple was healed, I...

Mass readings

Ordinary Form Divine Office Week IV Sunday, April 22: Fourth Sunday of Easter Acts 4:8-12; Ps 118; 1 Jn 3:1-2; Jn 10:11-18 Monday, April...