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New Order of Franciscans Received in Colombia

Bonpastores

A new order of Franciscans has been received into the ACC by the Bishop of New Granada.  Originally an independent Anglican Order that utilizes a modified Franciscan Rule the Orden de los Frailes Misioneros Bonpastorianos (Order of the Missionary Friars of the Good Shepherd) allows for both...

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Continuing Church Bishops Send Open Letter to ACNA

Ecumenism

The ACC has joined with four other Continuing Church jurisdictions in calling on the Anglican Church of North America (ACNA) to return to its classical Anglican roots. Signed by Archbishops Grundorf (APA), Haverland (ACC), Marsh (ACA), and Robinson (UECNA), as well as Bishop Paul Hewett of the...


College of Bishops urges support and prayers for the people of Newtown, CT

Remembrance

The Christmas Story of our blessed Lord's Holy Nativity is beautiful and powerful, but always the shadow of the Cross is upon the stable in Bethlehem. So too, as in these last few weeks before Christmas, with our minds so full of family, friends and children, the dark shadow of a world awaiting...

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Books by the retired Archbishop distributed in Kenya, Rwanda, and the DRC

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Members of the Church in Central Africa recently received a unique supplement to their stock of devotional material as the Wilkins Foundation announced this week the translation of John-Charles Vockler's, One Man's Prayers, into Swahili.  This series of reflections and devotions is the...

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ACC Establishes Frank S. Haak Scholarship for Military Chaplains

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Bishop Donald Lerow, Military Prelate of the ACC, announced this week the creation of the Admiral Frank S. Haak Memorial Scholarship.  This award is intended to help ACC seminarians who are interested in pursuing a career as a chaplain in the armed forces of the United States.  Born in...

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