Monthly Archives: July 2018

How do you join the Ordinariate?

On Facebook, a former Episcopalian who had become a Catholic inquired about whether he is eligible for membership in the Ordinariate for Catholics of Anglican Patrimony. The consensus was that he is eligible and should apply even if there is … Continue reading

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On unitive and procreative sex within context of marriage

Fr Dwight Longenecker, a former Anglican, now Catholic priest (though not part of the Ordinariate of the Chair of St. Peter) has been writing and tweeting on Catholic teachings regarding human sexuality in light of the huge scandal now rocking … Continue reading

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A delightful account from the 100th priest

Fr Michael Ward, the 100th priest to be ordained a Catholic priest for the Personal Ordinariate of Our Lady of Walsingham shares his experience of ordination with The Catholic Herald.  Here’s an excerpt. Please go on over and read the … Continue reading

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On the Traditional Latin Mass and the Ordinariates

Back when Msgr. Jeffrey Steenson was Ordinary of the Personal Ordinariate of the Chair of St. Peter, he issued a directive that Ordinariate priests were not to celebrate the Traditional Latin Mass (TLM) on Ordinariate properties. Ordinariate priests could celebrate … Continue reading

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Save the Dates! November 4-8, 2019

On November 4-8, 2019 the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith will hold a symposium in Rome to mark the 10th Anniversary of Anglicanorum coetibus. Now is the time for communities in all of our Personal Ordinariates to start … Continue reading

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Syncretism? Bait and switch? A look at reality in the Ordinariates for Catholics of Anglican Patrimony

Back in the days after Anglicanorum coetibus was published but before we had the certainty afforded by the establishment of the Ordinariates for Catholics of Anglican Patrimony, we encountered a range of perceptions about what exactly Pope Benedict XVI had … Continue reading

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Barbara Nicolosi on the Ordinariate in Los Angeles

I have been a fan of Barbara Nicolosi’s for a long time.  I first encountered her after she had founded Act One, a program to help Christian writers hone the necessary skills to make it in Hollywood.  She found the state … Continue reading

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