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Consider Your Call, Brethren


The mission of the diocese is To Equip the Saints for the Work of Ministry


It is 12:51:39 PM
on Wednesday, December 13, 2017
in Fort Worth.

Canon David Roseberry

Men’s Conference
Building Better Men’s Ministries
Canon David Roseberry

February 9 & 10, 2018
Church of St. Peter & St. Paul, Arlington

Registration is open! Click above.

Lyrics for Christmas Caroling

A PDF booklet of 21 songs
in the public domain

Kendall Felton ordained

Deacon Kendall Felton, pictured here with his wife, Angie, and their
three children, was ordained to the transitional diaconate by
Bishop Iker on Dec. 8 in Delafield, Wis. He has been assigned
to a six-month deacon-in-training program at St. Andrew’s Church
in Fort Worth, beginning Jan. 1, 2018.
Following his ordination
to the priesthood, he will be assigned to the mission field.

Find out about more events around the diocese
in our blog for congregations and ministries:

prepared by the diocesan Christian Education team

40 Days for Life parish: St. John's, Fort Worth

Diocesan Church Women
News • Events • More

Bishop’s Challenge Golf Tournament
See photos of diocesan events on our flickr page.

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Book of Remembrance
Book of Remembrance

Anglican Relief and Development Fund


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on Dec. 13, AD 2017

St. Simon's, Fort Worth

On the Second Sunday of Advent, Bishop Iker baptized two
children at St. Simon’s Church in Fort Worth, where
Fr. Felix Akinkugbe serves as the supply priest following
the death of Fr. Jonathan Ogujiofor in September. An
"Easter size" congregation of over 70 worshippers
shared in the celebration.


Nov. 4: ACNA in a state of Impaired Communion
Bishop Iker reacts in his Address to the Convention

Sept. 19: Statement from the Standing Committee
responding to the ACNA College of Bishops’
conclave on women’s ordination

The College of Bishops statement

Statement by the Forward in Faith council

Mother’s Day: A list of the women honored with gifts
to La Gran Familia children’s homes

April 19, 2016: Oral argument in Second Court of Appeals


For older diocesan news items, including
photos from the ACNA Inaugural Assembly,
see the
Realignment News Archive

For older items on litigation, see the
Legal News Archive

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