The fruits of Pope Benedict’s efforts to welcome Anglicans to the Catholic faith were manifest at Holy Rosary Cathedral as Deacon Michael Shier was ordained a priest for the Ordinariate of the Chair of St. Peter.
“It’s amazing that the ordinariate has actually happened,” Father Shier said after his ordination March 15.
The Rev. Shier, a pastor for the Anglican Catholic Church of Canada, and 11 members of his former parish converted to Catholicism in June 2012. (Read more here)