How Cardinal Newman can help us

Posted August 5, 2019 8:53 pm by Deborah Gyapong

How Cardinal Newman can help us

More than 20 years ago,  when I was a traditional Anglican, I remember a Catholic convert waving Cardinal John Henry Newman in my face to try to persuade me that Anglicanism was wrong and that I must follow Newman’s example and join the Catholic Church.
At the time, I spoke to a traditional Anglican priest about this and he said: “Newman’s a liberal.”  So, I dismissed the cardinal out of hand.  But as I continued to learn more about the Catholic faith, I began to see the brittleness of my previous positions.
We all remember, after Anglicanorum coetibus was published, encountering those

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