Each judicatory which seeks to enter the Continuing Anglican Church and the Anglican Continuum (Communion of Continuing Anglicans) is asked to provide the following information:
1.Name of Organization
2.Previous names(s) and /or names of bodies from which it was formed
4.Headquarters mailing address (if different)
6.Is this organization incorporated?
(1)If yes, give its full corporate name; its corporate address; and the name and address of its authorized agent
(2)The annual budget for the previous year
For each Archbishop and each Bishop holding jurisdiction:
5.Date of Consecration
6.Names and jurisdictions of consecrators
7.Jurisdiction(s) in which this Bishop has served previously
Each Archbishop and Bishop having jurisdiction will be subject to a background check, to be performed by the secretariat of the COANCH, at the cost of the jurisdiction applying for admission. As an alternative, your judicatory may allow COANCH access to the results of background checks performed for some other organization within the past three years.
1.Brief history of jurisdiction and why departed from the Anglican Communion
2.Overseas ministries, if any
3.Request annual report of jurisdiction
4.Name of Parishes
1.Total number of parishes and missions within this jurisdiction
2.Total number of baptized members, and of communicant members in good standing.
3.For each of the twelve (12) congregations within this jurisdiction having the largest memberships:
(7)Number of baptized members
(8)Number of communicant members
(9)Average Sunday attendance
Please submit this information, together with
1.Copy of your judicatory’s Constitution and Canons;
2.Copy of any statement of faith which has authority in your judicatory, other than the 39 Articles, the 1662 Prayer-Book, the Chicago-Lambeth Quadrilateral of 1886/1888, and the Jerusalem Declaration of GAFCON 2008; and
3.Copy of any ordination declaration
in TXT / DOCX (WORD) / XLSX (EXCEL) files and upload them here.
We thank you for your interest in entering the Continuing Anglican Church and the Anglican Continuum (Communion of Continuing Anglicans). We will be in touch regarding next steps.