Category Archives: Anglicanorum Coetibus

Fr. Ed Tomlinson’s Assessment of the UK Ordinariate’s First Three Years – Part 1

On his Tunbridge Wells Ordinariate blog, Father Ed Tomlinson has begun an assessment of the first three years of the Personal Ordinariate of Our Lady of Walsingham, which I am taking the liberty of reposting here: Three years on – … Continue reading

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An appeal to Catholic priests in Europe

Become a “Priest affiliate” ! We are writing today to all the Catholic priests in Europe (outside the UK) who may follow this or other Ordinariate websites and who have formed a positive impression of the life and mission of … Continue reading

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Three young adults received into the Ordinariate at the Sodality of St. Thomas More, Toronto, Canada

(adapted slightly from Peregrinus and supplemented) Three young adults were confirmed in the Catholic Church and received first communion at the Sodality of St. Thomas More (STM), Toronto, this past Sunday in the Octave of All Saints. After catechesis this … Continue reading

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Anglican Patrimony – where are we now?

10.10.2013 was a very special date for the Ordinariates – it marked the first celebration of the “Ordinariate Use” Mass for a wider public. Admittedly this is only the beginning – the missal itself now needs to be completed with … Continue reading

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A Consultative Culture for the Ordinariate

The following comment written by “Harry” on the Ordinariate Pilgrim site: “Very brief, please don’t re-introduce PCCs, Deanery Synods, Diocesan Synods and especially General Synod – I’ve still got the scars!” is a typical reaction in Ordinariate circles to the Church … Continue reading

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Monsignori Newton and Steenson reply to Archbishop Venables’ comment

A note from the Ordinary, Monsignor Keith Newton, regarding recent news reports: Dear brothers and sisters in the Lord, In the midst of the joy of welcoming our new Holy Father, there have been some concerns about his opinion regarding … Continue reading

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US Ordinariate Establishes Governing Council

(from the official website of the Personal Ordinariate of the Chair of Saint Peter:) Monsignor Jeffrey N. Steenson, Ordinary of the Ordinariate of the Chair of St. Peter, has appointed the Ordinariate’s first Governing Council to assist him in governance … Continue reading

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