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Christmas 2018

The Apostolic Episcopal Church wishes all a very happy Christmas.

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Statement on the Order of Corporate Reunion

The connection between the Apostolic Episcopal Church and the Order of Corporate Reunion (OCR) reaches its eighty-fifth anniversary this year. Recent changes in the Order have prompted us to issue a public statement, so that it may be understood where … Continue reading

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Easter 2018

The Apostolic Episcopal Church wishes all a very happy Easter.

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Christmas 2017

The Apostolic Episcopal Church wishes all a very happy Christmas.

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Bestowal of the Sokolnicki Medals at ceremony in Poland

On 24 April a ceremony took place in Poland at which the Juliusz Sokolnicki Memorial Medals were presented by H.E. Dr Norbert Wójtowicz, Grand Prior for Continental Europe of the San Luigi Orders. The Medals, which are awarded in silver … Continue reading

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Death of the Revd. Richard Pumphrey

The sudden death of the Revd. Richard Pumphrey as a result of injuries sustained in a car accident has deprived the Apostolic Episcopal Church of one of her most effective priests. Charles Richard Pumphrey was born in 1947 in Evansville, … Continue reading

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St Alban’s Church, Buenos Aires, joins the AEC

The Apostolic Episcopal Church has received St Alban’s Church, Buenos Aires, Argentina, into membership. St Alban’s is a Continuing Anglican community meeting at a church in Buenos Aires for worship according to the Book of Common Prayer and Bible study. … Continue reading

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New agreement with the Venerabile Confraternita di Maria Ss.ma del Buonconsiglio della Buona Morte e Misericordia, Città di Castello, Italy

The Apostolic Episcopal Church has entered into a Treaty of Full Collaboration, Partnership, Accreditation and Recognition with the Venerabile Confraternita (o Compagnia) detta del Buonconsiglio di Città di Castello and the OR.VEN. – Ordine Venerabile della Venerabile Confraternita di Maria Ss.ma … Continue reading

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Launch of the Anglican Association of Colleges and Schools

The Apostolic Episcopal Church has publicly launched the Anglican Association of Colleges and Schools as a ministry for the wider Anglican community. The Association’s mission is to assure the maintenance of high standards in Christian education. It is international in … Continue reading

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New intercommunion agreement with the Union Apostolique Gallicane

The Apostolic Episcopal Church has entered into an agreement of intercommunion with the Union Apostolique Gallicane, which is headquartered in France and registered as a non-profit association there. The UAG is a descendant of the French ministry of Archbishop Joseph-René … Continue reading

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Consecration service for the Norfolk chapel

The Vilatte Chapel at King’s Lynn, Norfolk, was consecrated in a service today that included the formal enthronement of Dr Kersey as Presiding Bishop of the Apostolic Episcopal Church and Catholicos of the West. In the photograph below, Dr Kersey … Continue reading

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Death of Archbishop Peter Paul Brennan

Archbishop Peter Paul Brennan OCR, OA, passed away on 1 August following a short illness. Archbishop Brennan was appointed Universal Primate of the Order of Corporate Reunion in 2004 and led that Order with distinction until his death. The Order … Continue reading

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Death of Patriarch Yuri I

Patriarch Yuri I (centre) with Archbishop Spataro of the AEC and Archbishop Peter Paul Brennan of the Order of Corporate Reunion at St Lucy’s Cathedral The death has been announced of Patriarch Yuri I, Apostolic Administrator of All American World … Continue reading

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Death of Bishop Philip James Thompson

The death of Bishop Philip James Thompson of the African Orthodox Church, Order of Antioch and Order of Corporate Reunion has been announced. Bishop James passed yesterday following a cardiac arrest. An obituary has been posted at the website of … Continue reading

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Death of +Leila Boyer

+Leila Boyer with Archbishops Phillip Lewis (Ethiopian Coptic Orthodox Church) and Paget Mack (Apostolic Episcopal Church), London, November 2008 The Apostolic Episcopal Church has been informed of the death from cancer of +Leila Boyer, Presiding Bishop of the Pre-Nicene Ekklesia … Continue reading

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Missions of the AEC in Scandinavia and Continental Europe (including Hungary)

From 6 February 2015 the following changes have been in effect: Scandinavia and Continental Europe (including Hungary) There are no authorized AEC missions in these areas at the present time. All future activity will be under the direct authority of … Continue reading

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