Lately there has been a lot of discussion on Facebook platforms about our identity as Catholics of Anglican Tradition in the Catholic Church.
The most recent flurry was precipitated by Shane Schaetzel who changed the name of a private Facebook group entitled Ordinariate Catholics to Traditional English Catholics.
Shane accompanied the abrupt name change—which he admitted was meant to spark discussion–with this essay entitled  On the Use of the Word “Anglican” in reference to the the Ordinariates.
The debate itself is over the use of the word “Anglican” within the Catholic ordinariates set up for former Anglicans. In short, some Catholics have no

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