Click here to view the April 2019 issue of The Portal on our sister community’s website. Members of the Personal Ordinariate of Our Lady of Walsingham in the United Kingdom publish The Portal monthly.

It features news and comment, events, personalities, Catholic teaching, letters, features, Catholic and Anglican history as well as news from Ordinariate missions around the UK.


This edition includes:

  • “Portal Comment” – Will Burton writes of his friend
  • “LOGS and Shrovetide” – Joanna Bogle
  • “Being old-fashioned” – Snapdragon
  • “To be a pilgrim” – Julia Beacroft
  • “New Australian Ordinary” (Father Carl Reid)
  • “Here am I Lord” – Michael Batten JP
  • “Conversion” – Fr Ashley Beck
  • “Thoughts on Newman” – Revd Dr Stephen Morgan
  • “History of St Agatha’s Church, Portsmouth” – Review byFr Simon Ellis
  • “Visit to Chingford” – Jackie Ottaway and Ronald Crane
  • “News from the Ordinariate around the UK”
  • “EMPT Pilgrimage” – Jackie Ottaway and Ronald Crane
  • “Aid to the Church in Need” – Josué Villalón
  • “Around the Blogs” – Lucy Day
  • “Living in the desert” – Fr Michael Halsall
  • Letters to the Editor
  • “Brexit – where do Catholics stand?” – Geoffrey Kirk