“I would be rejecting my ordination vows if I were to agree to redefining marriage and comply with the erroneous decision made at General Synod in 2016. Synods may change the definition of marriage, but that doesn’t change God’s definition of marriage. Synods may choose to walk without the wisdom of scripture, but that doesn’t make those synods wise decision-makers….” (Read the full letter at the link.)
In Canadian Anglicanism
The Anglican Communion Alliance is a national organization representing Canadian Anglicans, coast to coast to coast. We have grown out of the grassroots response of Anglicans to the crisis that has been developing in our church over the past 50 years.
The ACA endeavors to be a rallying place for faithful Canadian Anglicans who want to see the Anglican Church of Canada embrace and live by the principles of its own constitution as set forth in the Solemn Declaration of 1893, and clarified in the Montreal Declaration of Anglican Essentials of 1994. We are striving to assist the efforts of all Anglicans in this country who wish to see their church remain in full membership with the global Anglican Communion. To that end, we support the Anglican Covenant and urge our church to endorse it and pattern our relationships with other Anglicans by it.
While being organizationally separate from the orthodox in other Anglican jurisdictions in Canada, we continue in informal fellowship with them in the cause of the Gospel while addressing the specific situation within our own Anglican Church of Canada.
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An Open Letter from Murray Henderson+, Dean Mercer+, Ephraim Radner+ and Catherine Sider-Hamilton+ to the Canadian House of Bishops, in response to their recent Call to Prayer.
Over the last year, ACA and the CP (formerly Gracious Restraint) bishops have been intentional about meeting regularly to pray together and to share concerns and hopes for the Church. Both groups feel called to continue to stand within the Anglican Church of Canada in witness to the teaching and authority of Scripture over all of our lives, and to our distinctly Anglican heritage and mission….