Our Lady of Walsingham and the ‘Dowry of Mary’

In 2014, on his 60th birthday, Msgr. John Armitage, then vicar general of the Diocese of Brentwood, England, was appointed the rector of the Shrine of Our Lady of Walsingham in Norfolk.  Following the announcement, Cardinal Vincent Nichols said:...

After Summer of Revelations, Cardinal Wuerl Faces Tattered Legacy, Future in the Balance

WASHINGTON — Cardinal Donald Wuerl, his angular face gaunt with fatigue and strain, returned to the pulpit at the close of a Sunday Mass in early September and offered a plea for forgiveness, and a call to spiritual renewal. “Any successful...