Author Archives: David Murphy

Diaconate Ordination in London on June 17th

Cardinal Pell to Ordain 10 men for the Ordinariate On Saturday 17th June ten men will be ordained as transitional Deacons to serve the Ordinariate of Our Lady of Walsingham in the UK. The Ordination Mass will take place at … Continue reading

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Fatima Statue and Relics at Warwick Street on 10th/11th June

As part of the celebration of the Centenary Year of the Fatima Message, the National Pilgrim Virgin Statue of Our Lady of Fatima and the relics of Blessed Jacinta and Francisco are visiting the Cathedrals, Abbeys and major Churches of … Continue reading

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Ordinariate pilgrimage to Portugal

Donato Tallo (a regular author at The Portal Magazine) has sent us this contribution: A number of pilgrims associated with the Ordinariate, under the spiritual direction of Monsignor Keith Newton, Ordinary in the United Kingdom and Fr Warren Tanghe from … Continue reading

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A new home and new prospects for “CCCCC”

Corpus Christi Catholic Community in Charleston, an Ordinariate community in South Carolina, has announced new developments, which will involve their pastor, Father Patrick Allen, taking over priestly responsibility for St. Mary of the Annunciation Church in downtown Charleston, taking the … Continue reading

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Interesting blogpost on Communion in the Hand

The former Anglican Bishop of Richborough, Monsignor Edwin Barnes, has written this blogpost on receiving Communion either on the tongue or in the hand. The tongue holier than the hand? The Bishop in Wisconsin in the USA has apparently claimed … Continue reading

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Interesting video of an archaeological dig at Chicksands Gilbertine Priory

Following the news of the revival of the Gilbertine Order, it may be interesting to watch this video from the Discovery Channel about an exploratory archaeological dig at the former Gilbertine priory at Chicksands, Bedfordshire, England. The video is admittedly … Continue reading

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The North American Ordinariate revives the Gilbertine Order

The former Companions of the Order of Saint Benedict of Brandon, Manitoba, Canada, have sent us the latest issue of their newsletter, which is now entitled “The Gilbertine”. In this newsletter they report that their religious community has been renamed … Continue reading

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