LATEST NEWS FROM THE ORDINARIATE
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
Fr Tomlinson writes on his blog
It was really good to welcome Father Marcus Holden to the parish last night for a special lecture on miracles. As ever he was engaging and stimulating and I am delighted to be able to share the audio link of his talk below; that those not able to be present can share in the wisdom and those present can listen again at leisure.
All are invited to join the celebration of the feast of St Agatha at the Ordinariates Portsmouth church on Saturday February 11th
Bishop Steven Lopes of the Personal Ordinariate of the Chair of Peter, has issued a pastoral letter on 'Amoris Laetitia' holding that divorced and civilly remarried Catholics may receive Communion only if they commit to "complete chastity."
The annual Epiphany service of Lessons and Carols had an added attraction this year: the blessing of the new parish rooms - the Challoner Hall - by the Apostolic Nuncio, HE Archbishop Antonio Mennini.
Six years on, the UK Ordinariate continues to "go forward in faith" ... Joanna Bogle writing on "The Catholic World Report".
On Friday 6th January at 6:30pm at the central Ordinariate Church of Our Lady of the Assumption and St Gregory there will be a festival of lessons and carols for the feast on the Epiphany. The Apostolic Nuncio. Archbishop Antonio Mennini will be present and will afterwards bless the newly refurbished parish rooms where refreshments will be served.
Funeral arrangements for Ordinariate member and former Forward in Faith stalwart. Lindsey Worley.
EWTN feature by Catherine Uttley: "The glory of St Mark's, Venice, brought to a Portsmouth slum..."