Habemus episcopum! Nioclás!

The episcopal election of Hospital chaplain and rector of St Anne’s mission, Franciscan, Monsignor Nioclás Kelly OSF by the Diocesan Chapter was ratified today by the Holy Synod of the Orthodox Old Roman Catholic Communion. The diocese of Chicago has been without a bishop since the deaths respectively of Bishop Earl P Gasgoine (OCCA) in…

L.O.N. News channel launched!

L.O.N. aka “Latin Orthodox News” has been launched by the Office of the Primus to increase and widen the Communion’s dissemination of news and information to aid evangelism. The initiative intends to provide information media resources for enquirers to the Communion and provide interesting and engaging ways to interact with the Church both locally and…

“A thought for today…”

Members of the Communion familiar with our Facebook Page may already have appreciated the latest addition to the Communion’s media out put, the Archbishop of Selsey’s “A thought for today…” Monday to Friday for the past three weeks a short reflective text has been posted by the Primus, Metropolitan Jerome of Selsey providing words for…

New vocations video published

On the feast of St Pius I, Bishop & Martyr of Rome, the Office of the Primus in conjunction with Latin Orthodox Films released a new vocations video, “Vocare” featuring clergy and faithful exclusively from the Communion. Images include clergy and faithful in South and North America and Europe featuring various ways in which the…

Ordinations 2018

The Congregation of the Divine Charity is delighted to announce after five years in formation, the impending ordination to the holy priesthood of deacons, Friar Jamie Alaniz OSF and Friar Thomas Gierke of the Missionary Franciscans of Christ the King, by the Servant Superior of the Congregation, Metropolitan Jerome OSJV during Pontifical Solemn Mass on…

Spiritual joy!

Europe: June 12th – 14th Metropolitan Jerome joined pilgrims and retreatants of the Anglican Catholic Church Diocese of the United Kingdom at the Shrine of Our Lady’s Glorious Assumption and St Simon Stock at Aylesford Priory last week. His Grace was invited by Bishop Damien Mead as a guest speaker to deliver a conference on…

Interfaith relations

Europe: Sunday 3rd June, His Grace Metropolitan Jerome of Selsey as a trustee of the charity “Brighton & Hove Faith in Action” attended “The Dialogue Society And Fellowship Educational Society’s Annual Ramadan Iftar Dinner” at The Grand Hotel, Brighton. The event, breaking fast during the ninth month of the Islamic calendar was held to promote…

Metropolitan David visits Europe

The Americas: Metropolitan David of Louisiana  visited France accompanying American War Veterans for a three week tour visiting monuments in the care of the American Battle Monuments Commission (ABMC) for the Memorial Day and Centenary events commemorating the participation of American forces in the Great War (WWI 1914-18). His Grace, who holds rank of Lieutenant…

Latest News…

The Americas: Metropolitan David of Louisiana  is currently visiting France accompanying American War Veterans for a three week tour visiting monuments in the care of the American Battle Monuments Commission (ABMC) for the Memorial Day and Centenary events commemorating the participation of American forces in the Great War (WWI 1914-18). His Grace will visit England…

ORDO May 2018

ORDO Kalendarium Maius 2018 Anniversaries this month… Of tonsure/minor orders… 26 (2012) Father Andrew Scurr (exorcist & acolyte) 31 (2008) Metropolitan David of Louisiana (exorcist) Of major orders/episcopal consecration… 05 (2012) Consecration of Metropolitan Jerome of Selsey Birthdays 04 Monisgnor Stephen Porter