Personal Ordinariate of Our Lady of Walsingham

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Fr Lombardi says the ordinariate will remain a permanent feature of the Catholic Church after Benedict XVI has abdicated

The church where the Masses took place will be entrusted to Britain’s ordinariate

Archbishop Müller says members have often ‘sacrificed a great deal to be true to their consciences’

Archbishop Gerhard Müller, the Prefect of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith, speaks exclusively to Mary O’Regan

The sisters will be received into the Ordinariate; their avoidable expulsion from their convent has been a heavy price to pay

One of the Sisters, based in Wantage, Oxfordshire, used to be a Church of England minister

Dr Edward Norman, the historian and former Canon Chancellor of York Minister, is to become a Catholic

Former Anglican bishops given the title monsignor