Monsignor Harry Entwistle

Monsignor Entwistle was the first Ordinary of the Personal Ordinariate of Our Lady of the Southern Cross. Educated at St Chad's Theological College, he was ordained a priest in the Church of England Diocese of Blackburn in 1964. After reception into the Roman Catholic Church, he was ordained to the priesthood in St Mary's Cathedral, Perth on 15 June 2012.

Musings July 2019 Edition 33

By the Reverend Monsignor Harry Entwistle, Ordinary Emeritus Musings 33 July 2019  MUSINGS OF THE ORDINARY EMERITUS  Dear Ordinariate Members and Supporters  It is said that ‘Life is a journey, not a destination.’ That is true of our personal


Musings January 2019 Edition 32

By the Reverend Monsignor Harry Entwistle, Ordinary January 2019 The Australian Catholic Bishops are well aware of the challenging times the Church is facing. In numerous countries the revelations of commissions and enquiries into abuse are scandalou


Distinguished Scholars’ Lecture By Professor Tracey Rowland

The Notion of the Sensus Fidelium Distinguished Scholars’ Lecture Fremantle August 2018 Given that the members of the Australian Catholic Bishops’ Conference have decided to hold a national assembly of the Catholic faithful in 2020, it seems to b


Pope Francis appoints new head of Personal Ordinariate in Australia

In an Audience of February 7, 2019 given to the Prefect of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith, Cardinal Luis Ladaria, the Holy Father Pope Francis accepted the resignation of the pastoral governance of the Personal Ordinariate of Our Lady


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Musings December 2018 Edition 31

By the Reverend Monsignor Harry Entwistle, Ordinary December, 2018 In celebrating the birth of Our Lord Jesus at Christmas, we are celebrating the fact that because God became human, there must be something about humanity that enables God to be encou


Musings April 2018 Edition 30

By the Reverend Monsignor Harry Entwistle, Ordinary April, 2018   In March of this year I posted an article written by Ross Douthat for the New York Times entitled ‘Pope Francis is Beloved. His Papacy might be a Disaster’. One of the comment