Monthly Archives: February 2012

St Bernadette’s Bispham

Starting the First Sunday of Lent, 26th February, the group is attending the 11 am Mass, followed by refreshment and Evangelium course in the Parish Hall. Fr Steve, Fr Andrew and the people of St Bernadette’s have welcomed us with … Continue reading

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Report from today’s Rite of Election

So on a sunny February afternoon, three members of Lancashire Ordinariate Group together with their families joined about 200 others at Lancaster Cathedral for the Rite of Election and Enrolment. At the start of the service, each of us was called, … Continue reading

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Rite of Election and Enrolment of Names

A bit of a mouthful, but it’s a service at which the diocese in the person of its bishop welcomes those who are preparing to enter the Catholic Church as catechumens (not yet baptised) and candidates (baptised in other Christian … 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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Welcome

This is the first post of the Lancashire Ordinariate’s web-site.  Welcome. We are a small group so far – just three of us.  We meet at St Bernadette’s, Bishpam each Sunday since the new year and are looking forward to being welcomed … Continue reading

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