LATEST NEWS FROM THE ORDINARIATE
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.
The branch of the Walsingham Association, based at Precious Blood Church at The Borough, London Bridge is now flourishing...
A cold London night, a warm church, and Evensong in the Anglican tradition, followed by a Mass with Latin chant. Afterwards, an American voice gathers us all in the comfortable parish room. It's the "Pivotal Players" DVD with Bishop Robert Barron....
We were saddened to hear of the death of Angela Banwell, stalwart and formerly Safeguarding officer of the Ordinariate. May she rest in peace.
A vacancy is about to arise for the position of Personal Assistant to Mgr Keith Newton, Ordinary of the Personal Ordinariate of Our Lady of Walsingham.
Details on the Westminster Diocesan website