Tuesday, November 26, 2013

JOHNSTOWN, PA: Anglicans hear answer to prayers
Congregation finds a home

By Ruth Rice
November 23, 2013

Since separating from St. Mark's Episcopal Church and the Episcopal Church of the United States in 2009, St. Matthew's Anglican Church has been a congregation without a building to call its own.

The separation, which had been a long time coming, happened at St. Mark's annual parish meeting on Jan. 11, 2009.

"Each person had a voice," said Father Doug Blakelock, who was then pastor of St. Mark's. "Two-thirds of the congregation voted to stay with the Episcopal Church, and one-third voted to leave."

Read the full story at www.VirtueOnline.org

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