Doors Open for Anglicans to Re-Join the Church

Dec 30th, 2011 | By | Category: Unity in the News

New Year’s Day ushers in a new era for Roman Catholics and members of the Anglican Church who will have the opportunity to enter into “corporate reunion” with the Holy See.

Read the whole story here.

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  1. Does anybody have a map or a list of where these parishes are/will be?

    Would love to drop by and see their liturgy

  2. Here’s a map of potential groups/parishes

    http://maps.google.com/maps/ms?gl=us&ie=UTF8&oe=UTF8&source=embed&msa=0&msid=109659062992030328865.0004925c10d87d8eda828

  3. Great link – thaks for passing that along Kevin.

  4. January 2, 2012. (Romereports.com) As of January 1, 2012, Anglicans in the United States, now have the option of joining the Catholic Church under a so called ‘Personal Ordinariate.’ The decision was established by the pope and the Congregation for the Doctrine of Faith. This allows Anglicans to join the Church while still keeping part of their liturgical practices.

    Its official name is “The Personal Ordinariate of the Chair of St. Peter,” which will be led by former Episcopalian bishop Jeffrey Neil Steenson. It will be based in Houston, Texas. …

    http://www.romereports.com/palio/more-than-1400-anglicans-want-to-join-catholic-church-under-personal-ordinariate-for-us-english-5775.html