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June 14, 2018

The new kings of infinite space

The Space Barons by Christian Davenport, Public Affairs, 320pp, £18 On Friday April 13, 2029, according to Nasa’s apocalyptically named Planetary Defense Coordination Office,...

The autism pioneer who betrayed his patients

Asperger’s Children by Edith Sheffer, Norton, 320pp, £20 The historian Michael Burleigh’s book Death and Deliverance, a detailed indictment of the Nazi euthanasia programme,...

Omnium Gatherum

For the 11th Sunday of orderly, Ordinary Time, Holy Church presents for our first major oration a highly sculpted prayer found in the ancient...

Word this week

The 11th Sunday of the Year Ez 17:22-24; Ps 92; 2 Cor 5:6-10; Mk 4:26-34 (Year B) The prophet Ezekiel brought a message of...

Mass readings

Ordinary Form Divine Office Week III Sunday, June 17: 11th Sunday in Ordinary Time Ez 17:22-24; Ps 92; 2 Cor 5:6-10; Mk 4:26-34 Monday,...

A ceremony of longing

Something I read as a teenager has always stayed with me. A French Carmelite, when asked about her motivation for entering the cloister, replied...

The new kings of infinite space

The Space Barons by Christian Davenport, Public Affairs, 320pp, £18 On Friday April 13, 2029, according to Nasa’s apocalyptically named Planetary Defense Coordination Office,...

The autism pioneer who betrayed his patients

Asperger’s Children by Edith Sheffer, Norton, 320pp, £20 The historian Michael Burleigh’s book Death and Deliverance, a detailed indictment of the Nazi euthanasia programme,...

Omnium Gatherum

For the 11th Sunday of orderly, Ordinary Time, Holy Church presents for our first major oration a highly sculpted prayer found in the ancient...

Word this week

The 11th Sunday of the Year Ez 17:22-24; Ps 92; 2 Cor 5:6-10; Mk 4:26-34 (Year B) The prophet Ezekiel brought a message of...

Mass readings

Ordinary Form Divine Office Week III Sunday, June 17: 11th Sunday in Ordinary Time Ez 17:22-24; Ps 92; 2 Cor 5:6-10; Mk 4:26-34 Monday,...

A ceremony of longing

Something I read as a teenager has always stayed with me. A French Carmelite, when asked about her motivation for entering the cloister, replied...