A priest in Russia incardinated

The Reverend Father Dominik Mackiewicz (Moscow, Russia) has been incardinated by His Beatitude Patriarch Dr. Heigo Ritsbek, as a priest in the Anglocatholic Church! Axios! Axios! Axios!

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Five clergymen in four countries joing us

It is our great joy to announce that Bishop Bernard Saturnin Motou (Gabon), Bishop Louis Ramos Suarez-Bango (Ecuador), Bishop Carlos Vega (Ecuador), Bishop Felix Antonio Mappe (Columbia), Father Sergio Edwards (Venezuela).

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The Patriarch’s Council of the Anglocatholic Church

Currently there are four members of the Patriarch’s Council of The Anglocatholic Church: Patriarch Heigo Ritsbek (Estonia), Metropolitan Archbishop David Crabtree (U.S.A.), Archbishop Glentis G. Samuel (Canada), and Canon David Smith (Canada).

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Father Smith elevated as Canon and Patriarch’s Senior Advisor

On August 18th, 2016, The Reverend Father David Smith, priest of the Cathedral of Saint Basil in Toronto, Canada, was elevated by His Beatitude Patriarch, as The Reverend Canon, Senior Advisor to Patriarch and a member of the Patriarch’s Council.

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New Bishop Consecrated and Enthroned in Canada

On Sunday, August 14, 2016 there was a Solemn Pontifical Mass at the Cathedral of Saint Basil in Toronto, Canada in the presence of nearly one hundred people. His Beatitude Patriarch, The Most Reverend Dr. Heigo Ritsbek, MA, MDiv, DMin, LittD, DD consecrated Bishop Elect Glentis Gladstone Samuel, M.Div, as a bishop in Christ’s One, Holy, Catholic, and Apostolic Church. Glentis Samuel was also enthroned as the Archbishop over The Archdiocese of Saint Basil (Canada) of The Anglocatholic Church. At the Consecration Mass His Beatitude was greatly assisted by the local priest and Master of Ceremonies The Reverend Father David Smith, M.A., M.Mus. and as Patriarch’s Chaplain Acolyte Mr. Jerome Friday. The Solemn Mass followed by a reception at the church fellowship hall among many dignitaries.

More photos here.

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Patriarch Ritsbek arrived Canada for consecration

His Beatitude Patriarch Dr. Heigo Ritsbek has arrivad Toronto for the consecration of Most Reverend Dr. Glentis G. Samuel, and the enthronement of him as the Archbishop of The Archdiocese of Saint Basil of The Anglocatholic Church on August 10th, 2016.

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Bishop Fernando Ramos Martinez joined us

Bishop Fernando Ramos Martinez has joined The Anglocatholic Church from Ecuador, South America. WELCOME!

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Statistics of The Anglocatholic Church

Although we are still in the phase of collecting data from our bishops, current numbers show that The Anglocatholic Church has in 15 countries 12 bishops, 98 priests, and 164 deacons in 79 parishes. Clergy total is 274. Clergy and laity total is 6,577. The Anglocatholic Church is functioning in: Burundi, Cameroon, Canada, DR Congo, Ecuador, Estonia, Ghana, Moldova, Portugal, South Africa, Southern Sudan, Spain, Thailand, Uganda, United States.

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11 priests, 8 parishes, 1,200 faithful joined us in Cameroon

On Wednesday August 3, 2016 with the leadership of The Reverend Father Joseph Metongo Eba, total of 11 priests with 1,200 faithful have joined The Anglocatholic Church from Cameroon, Africa – forming The Diocese of Missionaries of the Holy Cross of The Anglocatholic Church in eight parishes.

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Episcopal Consecration in Canada Planned

God willing, The Most Reverend Dr. Heigo Ritsbek, MA, MDiv, DMin, LittD, DD, Patriarch of The Anglocatholic Church, will visit Canada – The Archdiocese of Saint Basil of The Anglocatholic Church – August 10 – 16, 2016. On Sunday, August 14th, is planned the consecration of The Most Reverend Glentis G. Samuel, as a Bishop of Christ’s One, Holy, Catholic, and Apostolic Church. The Most Reverend Dr. Gunasekaran Samuel from The Anglican Communion of Churches in India and The Anglican Church in South India, will be the co-consecrator. Most Reverend Glentis G. Samuel will then be elevated as the Archbishop of The Archdiocese of Saint Basil in Canada of The Anglocatholic Church.

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