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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 3:22:25 PM
on Saturday, February 17, 2018
in Fort Worth.


Beginning March 3

Diocesan Church Women
News • Events • More

Altar Guild members throughout the diocese
are invited to the March 3 annual meeting.
Download the trifold for details & registration.

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

Elder Care Ministry
Offering support to caregivers

prepared by the diocesan Christian Education team

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

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

Make a gift online:
Episcopal Diocese of Fort Worth
giving page

Book of Remembrance
Book of Remembrance

Anglican Relief and Development Fund


This site was last updated
on Feb. 16, AD 2018

Ordination at St. Laurence

Bishop Iker ordained Cooper Morelock to the sacred priesthood
on Saturday, Feb. 10, at St. Laurence Church in Southlake,
where he serves as diocesan curate to Fr. John Jordan, the Rector.
Also pictured are Fr. Scott Wilson, who assists part-time; and
Dean William Crary, the Rector Emeritus. Bishop Iker baptized
Cooper as an infant and confirmed him as an adolescent
at the Church of the Good Shepherd in Brownwood.


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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