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A Monthly Journal,
CONDUCTED BY A SOCIETY OF CLERGYMEN,
UNDER EPISCOPAL SANCTION.
"Ut Christiani ita et Romani sitis."
"As you are children of Christ, so be you children of Rome."
Ex Dictis S. Patricii, Book of Armagh, fol. 9.
WILLIAM B. KELLY, 8, GRAFTON-STREET,
LONDON: BURNS & OATES, 17, PORTMAN-STREET, W.
Alphonsus de Liguori, St., Vindication of the Moral Doctrine of
A Visit to the Hamlet of Bois d'Haine in the Summer of 1872
Ballerini, Father, S.J., on Moral Theology
Blaitmaic, Saint, of Iona, Martyr
Bull of Pope Adrian the Fourth
Burke, Edmund: His Life and Times
Camin, St., of Inisceltra, On a Manuscript written by
Church History, Notes from
Church, The, and "Modern Thought"..
Conferences in the Prison at York with F. Walpole, S.J.
Devotion to the Sacred Heart
Acta Sanctae Sedis
334, 380, 418
The Irish Bishops to His Holiness the Pope, 22nd Jan., 1873,
The Irish Bishops to the Bishops of the German Empire, and
Sanctissimi in Christo Patris et Domini Nostri Domini Pii Divina
Indulgences granted to the Apostleship of Prayer
Referring to a Triduum of Public Prayers, August, 1873
Address to Catholic Hierarchy from Generals of Religious Orders
Irish Massacre of 1641
Letter of Father Ballerini to the Editor of the Univers
Life and Times of Edmund Burke
LOUISE LATEAU :-
Part I. A Visit to the Hamlet of Bois d'Haine in the Sum-
mer of 1872
Munchin, St., Patron of Limerick City and Diocese
Notes from Church History ..
Devotion to the Sacred Heart
IRISH COLLEGES SINCE THE REFORMATION.
THE two interesting notices which have appeared on the
Irish Colleges abroad make us conscious of the great blanks in our ecclesiastical history, and make us feel the keenest regret at not knowing something more concerning the men, who, like Stapleton and Carney, served their Church and country in those colleges. Many of them who exercised great influence for good in their generation, and worked with zeal for the welfare of fatherland, dropped into such oblivion that even their names have remained unknown for more than two hundred years. One of these was "the very venerable Father James O'Carney," of the Society of Jesus. Although he cannot well be identified with the Father James Carney mentioned in the July RECORD,1 he was intimately connected with the Irish College of Salamanca, and, consequently, deserves a passing notice in our sketches of the Irish Colleges of the Continent.
F. Redan or Reade, S.J., in the preface to his Commentary on the Machabees, gives the following account of this distinguished Irishman:
"I had made up my mind to reject all the favourable judg ments of my friends on this Commentary. It is quite clear from the many encomiastic judgments prefixed by other writers to their works, that such things are not so much proofs of the merit of the books as pledges of friendship or marks of fulsome flattery. However, I have made an exception in favour of one anagram, on account of the most singular virtue of its author, whose name is worthy of everlasting remembrance.
"It was discovered without my knowledge among the papers
1 See RECORD, No. xciv., p. 469-Article by W. M'D.