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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 7:15:25 PM

on Tuesday, October 23, 2018
in Fort Worth.

Call for a Bishop Coadjutor
August 23 Press Release

Diocesan Church Women
News • Events • More

Bishop Iker talks about his personal prayer life.
Video courtesy of Kyle Spradley and SOMA USA.


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on this diocesan program

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.

Book of Remembrance
Book of Remembrance

Anglican Relief and Development Fund


This site was last updated
on Oct. 18
, AD 2018

Confirmations in Midland

On Sunday, Oct. 14, Bishop Wantland visited Christ Church
in Midland for morning services. Fr. Henry Pendergrass presented
13 youth and adult members for confirmation and three to be
received from another branch of the Church.

Christ the Redeemer, Fort Worth

On Oct. 7, Bishop Keith Ackerman led worship at Christ the
Redeemer, Fort Worth, where Fr. Christopher Culpepper
presented two adult confirmands and two adults for reception
from another branch of the Church.

Sept. 27: Concerning Bishop Iker’s treatment

Sept. 8: Ordination Homily
delivered by Fr. Lee Nelson

July 27: Diocese, Corporation file
Petition for Review by State Supreme Court

GAFCON Communique: A Letter to the Churches


Oct. 26-28: New Beginnings Weekend

Oct. 27: Ordination of John Heffron
to the permanent diaconate

Oct. 28: Installation of the Rev. Jake Worley
as 16th Rector of St. Andrew’s, Fort Worth

Nov. 9 & 10: 36th Annual Diocesan Convention

Nov. 16-18: Happening Weekend

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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