The Portal July 2018 - Page 17

THE P RTAL July 2018 Page 17 News from the Ordinariate New Chantry Guild to be formed O ur  readers who are familiar with the Anglo Catholic wing of the Church of England will be familiar with the Guild of All Souls, which worked to encourage prayers for the souls of the Faithful Departed.  In the Catholic Church the equivalent organisations are known as Purgatorial Associations. Lady of Walsingham. Once the canonical procedures have been completed, the faithful will be encouraged to join the society and to enter the names of their departed loved ones in its register. Funds will be raised to enable Masses to be offered for the souls of departed members of the society and those souls enrolled on the register. In consultation with his priests, Mgr Keith Newton The Guild will also aim to promote a proper has decided to erect such a society within the understanding of the Church’s teaching on Purgatory Ordinariate, to be known as The Chantry Guild of Our and the Faithful Departed. Hemel Hempstead Mission take to the water A lmost 30 members and friends of the Hemel Hempstead Ordinariate Mission enjoyed a day on the Grand Union Canal recently.  Some took the opportunity to get some exercise navigating the locks on the canal, others preferred to enjoy the view from inside, with a glass or two of wine and plenty of lovely food.  Thanks to Waterways Experiences who welcomed everyone, young or old, fit or less-abled, and gave them a day to remember.  More photographs available on the Hemel Hempstead Mission’s Facebook page. Ordinariate of OLW goes on Pilgrimage O ver three hundred Pilgrims joined the annual Ordinariate Pilgrimage to Walsingham on 23 rd June. It was a wonderful day. Our pictures are by Eric Pittuck. Pilgrims await the Sprinkling at the Anglican Shrine Coat of Arms Lapel Badge of the Personal Ordinariate Pilgrims walk the Holy Mile Show Badge and Cufflinks your sold in support Clergy Stipends support available from: Ordinariate Lapel Badge, Ladies’ available from: John Worley, for 48 Lawn Lane, Hemel Hempstead HP3 9HL Ordinariate Group, 22 Redcross Way, London SE1 1TA Cost: £5 (inc P&P) - cheques payable to: Ordinariate OLW the Badges: £4 each - Cufflinks: £12 (pair) please remember to include your name and address Ordinariate please include SAE - cheques payable to: Ordinariate olw