January 31, 2019 - Catholic Herald

January 31, 2019

Letters & emails

The Kaiser should have faced justice SIR – In his review of The Trial of the Kaiser (Books, January 25), Allan Massie concludes that...

Being a Puritan was never an easy life

Hot Protestants: A History of Puritanism in England and America By Michael Winship Yale University Press, 351pp, £20/$28 Hold on to your hats. Michael...

An African tale of interconnectedness

Everything is of one piece. Whenever we don’t take that seriously, we pay a price. The renowned theologian Hans Urs von Balthasar gives an...

The romantic novelist who lived like a nun

A recent issue of the Spectator featured a surprising article. It was self-critical, apolitical and highly readable. Commissioning editor Mary Wakefield made a confession...

Heretic of the week: Ulrich Zwingli

Ulrich (or Huldrych) Zwingli (1484-1531) is considered to be, alongside Luther and Calvin, one of the three “Fathers of the Reformation”. Yet although we...

Prize crossword 0578

Cryptic across 7 Pose stagehand as something else in Matthew’s analogy (5,3,5) 8 Undermine party that’s dogging the international team (4) 9 Jewish holiday?...

Mass readings

Ordinary Form Divine Office Week IV Sunday, February 3: Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time Jer 1:4-5, 17-19; Ps 71; 1 Cor 12:31—13:13; Lk 4:21-30...

Omnium Gatherum 

In the traditional Roman Rite’s Extraordinary Form, depending on when Easter falls, the collect for the Fourth Sunday after Epiphany is sometimes postponed to...

The Word this Week

Fourth Sunday of the Year Jer 1:4-5 & 17-19; 1 Cor 12:31 – 13:13; Lk 4:21-30 (Year C) “Before I formed you in the...

Letters & emails

The Kaiser should have faced justice SIR – In his review of The Trial of the Kaiser (Books, January 25), Allan Massie concludes that...

Being a Puritan was never an easy life

Hot Protestants: A History of Puritanism in England and America By Michael Winship Yale University Press, 351pp, £20/$28 Hold on to your hats. Michael...

An African tale of interconnectedness

Everything is of one piece. Whenever we don’t take that seriously, we pay a price. The renowned theologian Hans Urs von Balthasar gives an...

The romantic novelist who lived like a nun

A recent issue of the Spectator featured a surprising article. It was self-critical, apolitical and highly readable. Commissioning editor Mary Wakefield made a confession...

Heretic of the week: Ulrich Zwingli

Ulrich (or Huldrych) Zwingli (1484-1531) is considered to be, alongside Luther and Calvin, one of the three “Fathers of the Reformation”. Yet although we...

Prize crossword 0578

Cryptic across 7 Pose stagehand as something else in Matthew’s analogy (5,3,5) 8 Undermine party that’s dogging the international team (4) 9 Jewish holiday?...

Mass readings

Ordinary Form Divine Office Week IV Sunday, February 3: Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time Jer 1:4-5, 17-19; Ps 71; 1 Cor 12:31—13:13; Lk 4:21-30...

Omnium Gatherum 

In the traditional Roman Rite’s Extraordinary Form, depending on when Easter falls, the collect for the Fourth Sunday after Epiphany is sometimes postponed to...

The Word this Week

Fourth Sunday of the Year Jer 1:4-5 & 17-19; 1 Cor 12:31 – 13:13; Lk 4:21-30 (Year C) “Before I formed you in the...