Now For Something Very Cool

Last Friday was the Feast of St James. At Santiago de Compostella in Spain they use the six foot high thurible on the feast day.  Here’s a clip showing it in action. More from Creative Minority Report. [Read more...]

Waffle House

More waffle from Lambeth: This article explains a new proposal to discipline unruly Anglican parishes and dioceses. Parishes or dioceses that break the rules and ordain and consecrate homosexuals and have homosexual marriages could be ‘suspended’ from the ruling Anglican Councils and parishes and dioceses that break away to align themselves to orthodox bishops will [Read More...]

Definition of Anglicanism

Once again Damian Thompson highlights an Anglican detail that reveals all: He quotes the Bishop of Rossdale (who he??) “We have been a Church which has been held together by belief, as contained in the historic creeds, and not by agreeing to particular statements about that faith.” This is such a classic piece of Anglican [Read More...]

Brideshead Abandoned

Here’s a review of the new Brideshead Revisited film, saying it is soul less and superficial. Seems to be the general consensus. I think  I’ll go see the new Batman film instead and stay home to watch the old Granada series again. [Read more...]

Cardinal Levada’s Letter to the TAC

Here is Cardinal Levada’s reply to the Traditional Anglican Communion’s request for formal reconciliation with the Church. (H/T Jeffery Steel) It’s not much more than a ‘thanks, we’re working on it’ letter. [Read more...]

The ABC Urges Unity

This article tells us that the Archbishop of Canterbury urges Anglicans to resolve the tensions and seek unity. Not exactly a show stopper… One of the things that made me join the Catholic Church was the realization that the Anglican Church never did have unity. It had the appearance of unity. Have you ever been [Read More...]