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 December 2017 edition of THE PORTAL on our sister community’s website.

This month’s edition includes:

  • Portal Comment by the Editors, “Remember those lost through abortion when you enter the stable
    at Bethlehem on 25th December”
  • “Celebrate the Seasons!” a plea by Joanna Bogle
  • “Toads Revisited,” some reflections by Snapdragon
  • “Going South with the First and Second Josephs” by Fr Mark Woodruff
  • “In 50 Years 8,894,355 Killed in the Womb,” article by Lord David Alton of Liverpool
  • Will Burton has been looking at some Ordinariate Blogs; Ordinariate Retreat at Walsingham
  • Thoughts on Newman: Holy Innocents, the Revd Deacon Stephen Morgan is not celebrating
  • Sir Philip Mawer’s Report by the Revd Paul Benfield
  • “Visit to Torbay” by Jackie Ottaway and Ronald Crane
  • News from the Ordinariate around the UK
  • An Appeal from Mgr Harry Entwistle, Ordinary of the Personal Ordinariate of Our Lady of the Southern Cross
  • “Our Lady of Caversham,” a little known shrine of Our Lady is explored by Thomas Prince
  • “Nativity’s Pro-life Message Alive in Russia” by Murcadha O Flaherty
  • “The Life Charity,” Jackie Ottaway and Ronald Crane meet the Revd Deacon Stephen Sharpe and Anne Scanlon
  • “The European Union and Abortion” by Geoffrey Kirk