Author Archives: Ian

Now approaching Lent 3

I write this whilst travelling on a train between Cheltenham and Swindon – a journey I do roughly once a week.  My mobile doesn’t work much once we leave Gloucester until we approach Swindon.  Nothing wrong with the device, but … Continue reading

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Lent 1, a bit late

So far during our journey to the Catholic Church, we have met in the afternoon on a Sunday in the Parish Hall at St Bernadette’s, usually whilst indoor bowling proceeds in the main hall. This last Sunday, we met after the … Continue reading

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Plus Two Days, Minus Two Days

If my maths is correct – it may not be – it’s two days between Ash Wednesday and Lent 1 and we are therefore ‘in the middle’. Lent this year is a transition period between the Church of England, of … Continue reading

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Ash Wednesday – The End and The Start

Ash Wednesday 2012 marks the end, for three of us at least, as members of the Church of England and the formal start of our joining the Ordinariate of Our Lady of Walsingham and the Roman Catholic Church. I have … Continue reading

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The ongoing saga…

Well, the technical difficulties with e-mails may – may – have been resolved thanks to a lovely lady called Matilda from an ISP.  She pointed me in the right direction and we appear to have working e-mail… So, to contact … Continue reading

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Teething problems

As with all new things, there are occasionally teething problems and for us, it’s e-mail. Records that tell the internet where to send mail for us have not updated as expected, so we are currently unable to receive mail. Changes have … Continue reading

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