A finder’s religion
I wrote this on my Facebook page, but I think it is worth posting here:
i have often thought of our little Ordinariate parish community of faith as a finder’s religion. It’s an oasis and pearl of great price for people who have been searching for a long time and found, finally, beautiful liturgy, reverent worship, great meaty preaching, priests who believe what they pray and proclaim in the Liturgy of the Word, a community open to the supernatural gifts of the Spirit, and Catholic Communion.
Yet I was so benefited by exposure to a seeker’s religion, a Baptist Church