Ordinariate News: How Many Priests and People Will Come?

Catholic Herald: There’s been a lot of speculation about the numbers for the new Personal Ordinariate of Our Lady of Walsingham and varying reports on how many Anglican priests ceased their ministry on Ash Wednesday in order to join the ordinariate. They have begun preparation for reception and ordination. The numbers have ranged from 20…

Axeing Charlie Sheen Is Not Enough

The real problem is the executives who hired the disgraced TV star, nurtured him, cosseted him, and helped to destroy him. MercatorNet: Domestic violence, drug addiction, drunkenness, two and a half divorces, two live-in prostitutes. Sounds like a typical script for one of the most popular comedies on American television, “Two and a Half Men”.…

Deadly Earthquake Hits Japan; Tsunami Follows

Japan was hit by a massive 8.9-magnitude earthquake this morning which rocked buildings in Tokyo and triggered a tsunami that dashed ships onto Japan’s northeast coast, sweeping cars through the streets of coastal towns. The Telegraph (UK): The Japanese ministry of defence has sent up 10 aircraft to obtain an aerial survey of the damage…