St Benedict

One of the things I love about the Benedictine Way is that it is so locked into everyday life. Not for Benedict the intensity of mystical paths of perfection, creative meditation techniques and ascetical programs of prayer. Instead he expects his followers to find God within the ordinary round of work, prayer and study. The [Read More...]

Kitty Weighs In

Presiding Bishop of ECUSA, Katherine Jefferts Schori gave a speech in England of unusual sensitivity, depth and theological and historical insight. She says opponents of women’s ordination, “Just don’t like women.” It’s reported here. [Read more...]

The Path to Rome

The Path to Rome – Modern Journeys to the Catholic Church was my first book. It is a collection of mostly Anglican conversion stories which was put together just after the Church of England’s decision to ordain women. The majority of the contributors are former Anglican clergy. Graham Leonard, the former Anglican Bishop of London [Read More...]

Fellowship of St Gregory the Great?

Damian Thompson blogs here about something called The Fellowship of St Gregory the Great. This, he claims, is the proposal being put to the Vatican by the Anglican traditionalist bishops. It will be a fellowship presided over by a Catholic bishop. (Bishop Alan Hopes–a former Anglo– Catholic priest now an auxiliary Bishop of Westminster–would be [Read More...]

T Shirt for Converts

Come on in. The water’s fine! (h/t Free Republic  you can buy one here) [Read more...]

Charity for Anglo Catholics

I have read comments and posts from Catholics in comboxes on other blogs which reveal ignorance and a lack of charity towards Anglo Catholics. Catholics need to be reminded that our ‘separated brethren’ are not all in a state of conscious heresy, schism and rebellion against Rome. Many of them have received their faith in [Read More...]


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