Catholic Voice Issue 289 Articles

Please click on the links below to view some of the Articles published in Catholic Voice Issue 289 – 24 April – 7 May 2020

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Allison Low – Do Not Put The Lord To The Test – This pandemic is a desert-like experience in which we will face temptations of all varieties. In particular, we need to avoid making demands of God and putting God to the test.

John Smeaton – Northern Irish Bishops Were Wrong – John looks at the advice given to Northern Ireland’s politicians by the bishops and points out where they went wrong.

C S Lewis – Life In The Atomic Age – A short quote from ‘Living In An Atomic Age’ which has lessons for our own time of fear.

Paul Smeaton – Islamic Supremacy Prayer Chanted In Catholic Church – Paul looks at the invitation given to Muslims to pray the Islamic ‘Adhan’ prayer during a Catholic Mass in Ireland.

Viscount Christopher Monckton – Covid-19 Exit Strategy – Viscount Monckton offers his thoughts on a good strategy for finding our way safely out of the current Covid-19 pandemic.

Canon Joseph Heppelle I.C.K.S.P. – The Insturments Of The Passion – Canon Heppelle looks at the merits of Christ’s cross by focusing on the individual instruments of His Passion.

John Lacken – Holy Communion Forbidden – During the current pandemic, mothers are permitted to kill their children at home, pet owners are permitted to go out to buy pet-food, but Catholics are forbidden from receiving the Catholic Sacraments.

Fr Kyle Walterscheid – We-Need-Our-Churches-Back – Fr Walterscheid looks at ways to get our Churches open whilst protecting the health of those who attend.

Mary Kearns – Remembering Past Times – An article which reflects on some of the former practices in Catholic Ireland.