Monthly Archives: November 2012

Who are these, like stars appearing?

  What is man, that thou art mindful of him? * and the son of man, that thou visitest him?    Psalm 8:4 (Book of Common Prayer) What are human beings that you spare a thought for them, or the child … Continue reading

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An English Use for the Ordinariate?

The renewal of worship is central to the life of the whole Church and every individual Christian. In the service of worship the performance of the liturgy with care, devotion, reverence, fine ceremonial and good music – but equally with warmth, … Continue reading

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We have a Gospel to proclaim

 For if I preach the gospel, that gives me no ground for boasting. For necessity is laid upon me. Woe to me if I do not preach the gospel!  I Corinthians 9:16   RSV What is this ‘patrimony’ which Anglicans are … Continue reading

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The Ordinariate and the New Evangelisation

You are the light of the world. A city built on a hilltop cannot be hidden… your light must shine in people’s sight, so that, seeing your good works, they may give praise to your Father in heaven.  Matthew 5:14-16 … Continue reading

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The last of my class

When they had eaten, Jesus said to Simon Peter, ‘Simon, son of John, do you love me more than these others do?’ He answered, ‘Yes Lord, you know that I love you.’ … Jesus said to him, ‘Feed my sheep.’  … Continue reading

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Give thanks with a grateful heart

On February 2nd 2012 I was received into the Catholic Church through the Ordinariate of Our Lady of Walsingham. I was 62 years of age and had been ordained in the Church of England for 37 years. I have the … Continue reading

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