LATEST NEWS FROM THE ORDINARIATE
"An embroidered church kneeler is a little bit of English Christian history" ... so says Joanna Bogle.
Members of the Ladies Ordinariate Grouo – LOGS – took to the River Thames recently with a trip to Blessed John Henry Newman's childhood home at Ham, near Richmond.
On Saturday 17th June, at St James' Spanish Place, 10 men were ordained as transitional Deacons to serve in the Ordinariate of Our Lady of Walsingham. Alongside those who formerly ministered in the Anglican church there were the first two Ordinariate clergy to have received ther formation entirely within the Ordinariate.
Joanna Bogle reports: The centuries-old city is no stranger to violence, and it will survive this latest chapter with its spirit intact.
On Ascension Day, Sunday May 28th 2017, the existing Torbay Ordinariate Mission was canonically established as the first Personal Parish in the Ordinariate of Our Lady of Walsingham. During the Sunday Mass Mgr Keith Newton inducted Fr David Lashbrooke as its first Parish Priest. The new parish is based at the Ordinariate church of Our Lady of Walsingham with St Cuthbert Mayne, Mill Road, Torquay TQ2 6HJ.
On Saturday 17th June at 11:30am Geroge, Cardinal Pell will ordain ten men to serve as transitional Deacons in the Ordinariate of Our Lady of Walsingham.
On June 17th at 11:30 in the church of St James Spanish Place, George, Cardinal Pell, will ordain ten men as transitional Deacons for the Ordinariate of Our Lady of Walsingham. Detals of the candidates are given here.
This is the Centenary year of the Fatima apparitions, and the World Apostolate of Fatima (WAF) England and Wales National Pilgrim Virgin statue, and relics of Blessed Jacinta and Francisco Marto, will be visiting numerous Cathedrals and churches this summer, including the Ordinariate Central Church at Warwick Street from 10:30 on Saturday 10th of June until the afternoon of the 11th June.
For details please see the event poster
Mgr Newton received the temporary vows of Brother Robert Augustine at a Mass at Walsingham on Tuesday. He becomes the second member of the Ordinariate of Our Lady of Walsingham in eremitical vows.
By decrees signed by the Holy Father the parish of Our Lady of the Atonement in San Antonio, Texas has been transferred from the Diocese of San Antonio to the Personal Ordinariate of the Chair of St Peter, along with its church building and its highly successful school. This demonstrate's Rome's commitment to ensuring a the Ordinariate is a lasting presence in the Catholic family as well as adding a vibrant and exciting parish to the Ordinariate in North America.