Click here to advertise on CatholicCulture.org

600 Anglicans prepare to enter ordinariate

Catholic World News - March 09, 2011

Some 600 members of the Church of England are preparing to be received into the Catholic Church this Easter as members of the Personal Ordinariate of Our Lady of Walsingham.

“We couldn't continue to be Christians in a normal sense when we were in a maverick church that kept changing the rules to appease the common culture,” said Rev. Ed Tomlinson, an Anglican clergyman.

Additional sources for this story
Some links will take you to other sites, in a new window.

An appeal from our founder, Dr. Jeffrey Mirus:

Dear reader: If you found the information on this page helpful in your pursuit of a better Catholic life, please support our work with a donation. Your donation will help us reach seven million Truth-seeking readers worldwide this year. Thank you!

Progress toward our September expenses ($33,416 to go):
$35,000.00 $1,584.25
95% 5%
Sound Off! CatholicCulture.org supporters weigh in.

All comments are moderated. To lighten our editing burden, only current donors are allowed to Sound Off. If you are a donor, log in to see the comment form; otherwise please support our work, and Sound Off!

Show 4 Comments? (Hidden)Hide Comments
  • Posted by: umpynelson3459 - Mar. 10, 2011 4:20 AM ET USA

    Well,, At least there's some good news in the news today. I guess I'm not as pessimistic as I thought I was...

  • Posted by: mrschips19308196 - Mar. 09, 2011 9:29 PM ET USA

    A cordial welcome to them all! We need Catholics with a strong faith and the resolve to follow their consciences....

  • Posted by: lauriem5377 - Mar. 09, 2011 8:38 PM ET USA

    Welcome to everyone!

  • Posted by: Steve214 - Mar. 09, 2011 6:43 AM ET USA

    This is good news indeed! What a marvelous infusion of honesty and strength into the Church!

Subscribe for free
Click here to advertise on CatholicCulture.org

Recent Catholic Commentary

Liberal visions of Catholicism: Kickstarter and the world's largest NGO 20 hours ago
The Blessed Book of Beasts August 30
Weekend reading August 29
Frustrating the Moral Law August 29
Weep for slaughtered Christians, not for dialogue with Islam August 29

Top Catholic News

Most Important Stories of the Last 30 Days
‘A real via crucis’: Pope Francis, patriarch plead on behalf of Iraq’s Christians CWN - August 8
Hundreds of thousands of Iraqi Christians in flight as Islamic State advances CWN - August 8