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ANCA’s Orders recognised

Madeleine Davies

by Madeleine Davies

Posted: 13 Apr 2017 @ 12:06

THE ORDERS of priests in the An­­glican Church in North America (ACNA) have been recognised by the Arch­­bishops of Canterbury and York.

They will be recognised under the Overseas and Other Clergy (Min­istry and Ordination) Measure 1967, which gives the Archbishops authority to determine whether the orders of any Church are “recog­nised and ac­cepted” by the Church of England.

The decision follows work by the Faith and Order Commission, in consultation with the Council for ...

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