by Ruth Gledhill
December 29, 2008
In what is believed to be a "first" in the modern era, two former Anglican priests, father and son, have become Roman Catholics and are now both serving as Catholic priests in the UK.
And in a further ecclesiastical twist, Father Dominic Cosslett, 36, and his father, Father Ron Cosslett, 70, are both serving in the same archdiocese under the leadership of Archbishop Vincent Nichols in Birmingham, the favourite to succeed Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O'Connor as Archbishop of Westminster when he steps down early next year.
Read in full in the Times of London.
Cardinal Allen (2) - Did I say that there remains, apart from Allen Hall, no memorial to Allen? I erred! In Oxford, the wing of Oriel College which looks onto the High Street ...
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