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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.

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  • 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!

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