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January 01, 1970
The Catholic Herald
We must help teenagers cope with the social and educational effects of coronavirus
January 01, 1970
The Catholic Herald
China must not dictate what is taught in schools
January 01, 1970
The Catholic Herald
Recovery will not be easy as children start returning to schools that are very different
January 01, 1970
The Catholic Herald
A friend of mine lost her father to Covid the other day, but long before he died he had only been able to see his family through the window of his care home. It was to protect other residents and staff, of course, but it was a lonely end to life for the father of
January 01, 1970
The Catholic Herald
Where would you go? Ethiopia. I want to see those underground Churches in Lalibela. As a South African, I’ve always had interest in African art, artefact and jewellery and the Ethopians dress in the most wonderful way. Their modern jewellery, made out of recycled glass, and their traditional stuff is just heavenly. John, my husband,
January 01, 1970
The Catholic Herald
Was Jesus a tragic figure? The Crucifixion was certainly as brutal and bloody as anything in Sophocles or Shakespeare. It was the kind of death which the ancient Romans reserved mostly for political rebels, and the point was to humiliate its victims as well as torture them. Look how helpless you are when up against
January 01, 1970
Olenka Hamilton
As part of my research for this year’s Catholic Good Schools Guide 2020/2021, I visited a wonderful girls’ boarding school in rural Dorset, where I was shown around by two A-Level pupils who brimmed with an infectious enthusiasm for life. Just three months later, St Mary’s Shaftesbury announced it was closing down due to ongoing
January 01, 1970
Rachel Kelly
We must help teenagers cope with the social and educational effects of coronavirus
January 01, 1970
Oswald O’Neill
China must not dictate what is taught in schools
January 01, 1970
Sophia Waugh
Recovery will not be easy as children start returning to schools that are very different
January 01, 1970
Gertrude Clarke
A friend of mine lost her father to Covid the other day, but long before he died he had only been able to see his family through the window of his care home. It was to protect other residents and staff, of course, but it was a lonely end to life for the father of
January 01, 1970
Dan Hitchens
Where would you go? Ethiopia. I want to see those underground Churches in Lalibela. As a South African, I’ve always had interest in African art, artefact and jewellery and the Ethopians dress in the most wonderful way. Their modern jewellery, made out of recycled glass, and their traditional stuff is just heavenly. John, my husband,