Author Archives: Deborah Gyapong

Congratulations to our new priests!

Bishop Steven Lopes of the Personal Ordinariate of the Chair of St. Peter ordained four men to the Catholic priesthood on May 31. Here is a video of the Ordination to the Sacred Priesthood of The Reverend Aaron Bales, The … Continue reading

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Thoughts on the Royal Wedding

The first thing that disappointed me about the Royal Wedding last weekend was the liturgy.  A banal, updated, ecumenical translation of our beautiful, patrimonial marriage service that didn’t even update the “and also with you” the way the Catholic Church … Continue reading

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Is GAFCON the “only game in town”?

David Virtue has a piece up at his site where Archbishop Gregory Venables, the Primate of South America, told the April launch of GAFCON Ireland that GAFCON is the only game in town for faithful Anglicans. “At this launch we … Continue reading

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Ecclesial or Fundamentalist Catholic

Austen Ivereigh, the author of a most interesting biography of Pope Francis entitled The Great Reformer: Francis and the Making of a Radical Pope tweeted a link the other day to this post at the blog  Where Peter Is There is … Continue reading

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Fr Hunwicke and Anglican patrimony

Fr. Hunwicke didn’t get invited to speak at the Anglican Patrimony Conference at Oxford and he’s striking back on his blog by sharing what he would have written about had he been there. Because we have been on the subject … Continue reading

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More thoughts on Anglican Patrimony

The papers delivered at a recent Anglican Patrimony conference at Oxford are now up at this website. What is interesting is this conference included both Catholic and Protestant perspectives on Anglican Patrimony. For example, I’m told different views of Mary … Continue reading

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Nooooo! Not a new English Mass translation!

Saw this article in America Magazine via Twitter calling for the American bishops to re-open the latest (2011) English translation of the Mass. All I could think on seeing the tweet and retweets, is “Thank God, I’m in the Ordinariate … Continue reading

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