anglican anglican  /ˈæŋɡlə kən/


  1. (n) a Protestant who is a follower of Anglicanism
  2. (adj) of or pertaining to or characteristic of the Anglican church

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  1. Anglican leader visiting the Holy Land

    The leader of the world's Anglicans is to make a five-day visit to Egypt, Israel, Jordan and the Palestinian Territories from Sunday, his office said.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Fox News

  2. Clyde Igara named new primate for Papua New Guinea

    [Anglican Communion News Service] Anglican Board of Mission reports that Bishop Clyde Igara from Dogura diocese was elected June 14 as the new archbishop of the Anglican Church of Papua New Guinea. He takes over from Archbishop Joe Kopapa, who retired late last year. ABM also states that the Provincial Council had confirmed the appointment of Samson Chicki as the new general secretary to replace ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Worldwide Faith News

  3. Hong Kong Anglican Church adopts the Anglican Covenant

    [Anglican Communion News Service] Hong Kong Sheng Kung Hui, the Hong Kong Anglican Church, has adopted the Anglican Communion Covenant. The province’s general secretary, the Rev. Peter Koon, wrote to the secretary general of the Anglican Communion, the Rev. Canon Kenneth Kearon, informing him of the decision by HKSKH’s sixth General Synod held from June 2-5. Hong Kong is the seventh province to ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Worldwide Faith News


  1. He said the election of Mary Glasspool "raised very serious questions not just for the Episcopal Church and its place in the Anglican Communion, but for the Communion as a whole."
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: Rowan Williams Source: AFP

  2. Speaking as he used a pair of sharp scissors to cut up his white collar, he said: "As an Anglican this is what I wear to identify myself, that I'ma clergyman. Do you know what Mugabe has done? He's taken people's identity and literally, if you don't...
    on Jun 14, 2010 By: John Sentamu Source: The Zimbabwean

  3. Levada said they just opened the door for people who were already knocking on it, but at the same time, "have told us of the importance of their Anglican traditions of spirituality and worship for their faith journey."
    on Oct 20, 2009 By: William Levada Source: USA Today

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