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September 6, 2018

The busy genius with time for the lowly

The World in Thirty-Eight Chapters by Henry Hitchings, MacMillan, 320pp, £16.99 There have been many biographies of Dr Johnson. Indeed, immediately after his death,...

Omnium Gatherum

During September, Marian liturgical observances come in rapid succession. On September 8 we celebrate the Nativity of Mary. On the 12th, we have the...

Word this week

The 23rd Sunday of the Year Is 35:4-7; Jas 2:1-5; Mk 7:31-37 (Year B) “Say to all faint hearts, ‘Courage, do not be afraid....

Mass readings

Ordinary Form Divine Office Week III Sunday, September 9: 23rd Sunday in Ordinary Time Is 35:4-7A; Ps 146; Jas 2:1-5; Mk 7:31-37 Monday, September...

Prize crossword 0558

Cryptic across 5 It’s outlandish the Messiah seeing members of a Mecca family (10) 7 Reuben, on Israel, included Benjamin originally (3-3) 8 Saul’s...

How to respond

Sometimes all you can do is to put your mouth to the dust and wait.” That’s a counsel from the Book of Lamentations, and...

The busy genius with time for the lowly

The World in Thirty-Eight Chapters by Henry Hitchings, MacMillan, 320pp, £16.99 There have been many biographies of Dr Johnson. Indeed, immediately after his death,...

Omnium Gatherum

During September, Marian liturgical observances come in rapid succession. On September 8 we celebrate the Nativity of Mary. On the 12th, we have the...

Word this week

The 23rd Sunday of the Year Is 35:4-7; Jas 2:1-5; Mk 7:31-37 (Year B) “Say to all faint hearts, ‘Courage, do not be afraid....

Mass readings

Ordinary Form Divine Office Week III Sunday, September 9: 23rd Sunday in Ordinary Time Is 35:4-7A; Ps 146; Jas 2:1-5; Mk 7:31-37 Monday, September...

Prize crossword 0558

Cryptic across 5 It’s outlandish the Messiah seeing members of a Mecca family (10) 7 Reuben, on Israel, included Benjamin originally (3-3) 8 Saul’s...

How to respond

Sometimes all you can do is to put your mouth to the dust and wait.” That’s a counsel from the Book of Lamentations, and...