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As former Anglicans prepare to be received into the Church for the ordinariate, the St Barnabas Society pledges money for its clergy

Maybe it’s going to be a tough struggle: but it can only end in one way

The papal visit, says one, is an ‘outpouring of grace’; the ordinariate, says the other, a ‘journey of faith’: not what I would have predicted

Bishop McMahon of Brentwood puts plans on hold in anticipation of seven new priests entering the ordinariate

But this time, he was just a little too obvious about it

Priests give first blessings

Fr Broadhurst, Fr Newton and Fr Burnham give their first blessings as priests at Westminster Cathedral

By the end of the year, the number of parish groups will be more than double the number predicted

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The Vatican issues decree of erection for the personal ordinariate of Our Lady of Walsingham

The decree establishes that the Ordinary, Fr Keith Newton, will be a voting member of the bishops’ conference