Saturday 25 September 2010

Extraordinary General Meeting of the Catholic League

Saturday 30th October 2010 at 11.45am
Christ the King, Gordon Square, London WC1H 0AG

*To discuss the League's relation to the Ordinariate*

Speakers: Fr Peter Geldard & Bishop Alan Hopes

Coffee will be available from 11.15am in the crypt. A buffet lunch will be provided. But it is essential that you book this in advance with the Secretary, David Chapman - contact 01992 763893 or Lunch tickets will be issued at the meeting. It will not be possible to book on the day. Please advise if a vegetarian option is required.

The Messenger - Anglicanorum Coetibus Edition

Anglicans and Catholics in Communion, a special edition of The Messenger, is issued to members Monday 25 October 2010. Its focus is on the issues surrounding the Apostolic Constitution Anglicanorum Coetibus and examines the vast question of Anglican Patrimony, as well as the implications for the new ecclesial structure in terms of Christian unity and of evangelisation.

The list of contents is attached here. A form is also included for non-members who would like to request a copy, subject to availability.

The collection of two dozens articles seeks to bring together the wide range of considered comment and analysis of the Apostolic Constitution as well as thinking on the future shape and ethos of the proposed Ordinariates. Alongside the official documentation and commentaries, there are major contributions from
  • Cardinal William Levada
  • Bishop Peter Elliott
  • Aidan Nichols OP
  • Canon Robin Ward
  • Professor Eamon Duffy and
  • An Interview with Cardinal Walter Kasper