(CNS) New questions, challenges confront Episcopal-turned-Catholic leader

Posted by Kendall Harmon

Father Jeffrey N. Steenson is finding that there are a lot of new roads to travel and new questions to resolve since his Jan. 1 appointment as head of the Houston-based Personal Ordinariate of the Chair of St. Peter for former Anglicans who want to become Catholics.

The former Episcopal bishop of the Rio Grande, who was ordained a Catholic priest of the Archdiocese of Santa Fe, N.M., in February 2009, was to be installed in his new post Feb. 12. Also in February, a class of about 40 former Episcopal priests will begin an intensive, Internet-based course of studies to become Catholic priests within the ordinariate....

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Posted January 26, 2012 at 8:41 am [Printer Friendly] [Print w/ comments]

1. Archer_of_the_Forest wrote:

That’s a surprisingly insightful article.

January 26, 3:27 pm | [comment link]
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