The Personal Ordinariate of Our Lady of Walsingham includes the United Kingdom. It was the first of the Personal Ordinariates and was established in 2011. A monthly magazine, THE PORTAL, is for those in the Personal Ordinariates of the Catholic Church,  Anglicans who are interested in the Ordinariate, and all Catholic friends of the Ordinariates.

Click here to view the November 2017 edition of THE PORTAL on our sister community’s website.

This month’s edition includes:

  • Joint Statement on Abortion from the Bishops of England, Wales and Scotland
  • “With a sprinkling of holy water” by Joanna Bogle
  • “Lines written below Fountains Abbey” from Snapdragon
  • “The Armenian Orthodox Apostolic Church” by Fr Mark Woodruff
  • Jackie Ottaway and Ronald Crane visit Patti Fordyce
  • Book review by Fr Julian Green on Divine Renovation by Fr. James Mallon
  • Thoughts on Newman: “Momento Mori” by Revd Dr Stephen Morgan
  • “Sir Philip Mawer’s Sheffield Review,” the case as explained by The Revd Paul Benfield
  • “La Belle France,” about the pilgrimage to St Thérèse of Lisieux by Jackie Ottaway and Ronald Crane
  • “Using smartphones and tablets to aid prayer” by Donato Tallo
  •  Book Reviews of Listening: Hearing the Heart by Robin Daniels, Reunion Revisited by Mark Vickers, and Conclave by Robert Harris
  • Aid to the Church in Need: “Church working for rights, not privileges,” Murcadha O Flaherty reports on the situation facing Catholics in Belarus
  • Eastern Catholic Bishops of Europe: the Annual Meeting of The Eparchy of The Holy Family in London attended by Ronald Crane
  • “We need the wilderness more than paradise” by Fr Ed Tomlinson