September 20, 2018 - Catholic Herald

September 20, 2018

China’s war on Christianity

Amid new rumours of a deal with the Holy See, persecution of Christians is at its highest level since the Cultural Revolution

The dilemma of dealing with North Korea

Can you change the country without changing the regime, asks David Alton Talking to North Korea by Glyn Ford, Pluto Press, 320pp, £14.99 There’s...

On chastity and love…

“Woe to chastity that is not practised out of love, but woe to love that excludes chastity.” These are the words of Benoît Standaert,...

Mass readings

Ordinary Form Divine Office Week I Sunday, September 23: 25th Sunday in Ordinary Time Wis 2:12, 17-20; Ps 54; Jas 3:16-4:3; Mk 9:30-37 Monday,...

Word this week

The 25th Sunday of the Year Wis 2:12 & 17-20; Jas 3:16-4:3; Mk 9:30-37 (Year B) “Where do these wars and battles between yourselves...

Omnium Gatherum

Let’s begin with Holy Writ: “[A] lawyer asked [Jesus] a question, to test Him. ‘Teacher, which is the great commandment in the law?’ And...

China’s war on Christianity

Amid new rumours of a deal with the Holy See, persecution of Christians is at its highest level since the Cultural Revolution

The dilemma of dealing with North Korea

Can you change the country without changing the regime, asks David Alton Talking to North Korea by Glyn Ford, Pluto Press, 320pp, £14.99 There’s...

On chastity and love…

“Woe to chastity that is not practised out of love, but woe to love that excludes chastity.” These are the words of Benoît Standaert,...

Mass readings

Ordinary Form Divine Office Week I Sunday, September 23: 25th Sunday in Ordinary Time Wis 2:12, 17-20; Ps 54; Jas 3:16-4:3; Mk 9:30-37 Monday,...

Word this week

The 25th Sunday of the Year Wis 2:12 & 17-20; Jas 3:16-4:3; Mk 9:30-37 (Year B) “Where do these wars and battles between yourselves...

Omnium Gatherum

Let’s begin with Holy Writ: “[A] lawyer asked [Jesus] a question, to test Him. ‘Teacher, which is the great commandment in the law?’ And...