(NC Register) First Anglican Ordinariate Bishop Ordained

In a majestic Mass at Houston’s Co-Cathedral of the Sacred Heart on Feb. 2, history was made for the Anglican ordinariates established by Pope Benedict XVI: Their first bishop was ordained.

“In a nutshell, it means we’re here to stay,” summarized Msgr. Harry Entwistle, the ordinary of Australia’s ordinariate, which is under the patroness of Our Lady of the Southern Cross.

The new bishop, Steven Joseph Lopes, 40, a native of California, was in fact instrumental in the creation of the ordinariate that he now leads ”” the Personal Ordinariate of the Chair of St. Peter.

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One comment on “(NC Register) First Anglican Ordinariate Bishop Ordained

  1. Already Gone says:

    There were Anglican and Lutheran representatives there. I didn’t recognize them, however. Does anyone know who they were?