Currently there are 12 bishops, 105 priests, and 196 deacons – total 313 clergy – serving at The Anglocatholic Church at 88 parishes in 14 countries.
The members of The Holy Synod of The Anglocatholic Church are: Patriarch Dr. Heigo Ritsbek (Estonia); Metropolitan Archbishop Glentis G. Samuel (Canada); Archbishop Emmanuel K. Mensah (Ghana); Archbishop Raphael Marie Villiere (France); Archbishop Dr. Jean Ndjewel (Cameroon); Bishop Dr. Jeffrey P. Orellana (Philippines); Bishop Paul J. Boardman, Jr. (United States); and Bishop David Smith (Canada).
His Eminence, The Most Reverend Dr. Jean Ndjewel, Archbishop of The Archdiocese of Mediator Dei, The Anglocatholic Church, has been appointed as a member of The Holy Synod of The Anglocatholic Church and as a Special Advisor to the Patriarch of African Affaires.
On Sunday, November 5th, 2017, at the Celebration of the Solemnity of All Saints, there was Solemn Mass at The Cathedral of Saint Basil in Toronto, Canada, where Metropolitan Archbishop, The Most Reverend Glentis G. Samuel consecrated the Titular Bishop of Pisidia – The Most Reverend David Smith a Bishop of Christ’s One, Holy, Apostolic, and Catholic Church. Archbishop Samuel was assisted by The Most Reverend Alonso Alvarex, Bishop of The Latin-American Anglican Church.
The members of The College of Bishops of The Anglocatholic Church are: Patriarch Dr. Heigo Ritsbek (Estonia); Metropolitan Archbishop Glentis G. Samuel (Canada); Archbishop Emmanuel K. Mensah (Ghana); Archbishop Martin Pius Kelly (Ireland); Archbishop Raphael Marie Villiere (France); Archbishop Dr. Jean Ndjewel (Cameroon); Bishop Dr. Raivo Kodanik (Estonia); Bishop Dr. Jeffrey P. Orellana (Philippines); Bishop Paul J. Boardman, Jr. (United States); Bishop Matthew E. Mount (United States); Bishop David Smith (Canada); Bishop Jean Claude Normand (France).
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Here are some photos of the ministry of His Eminence, Archbishop Jean Ndjewel from Cameroon, Africa.
By the invitation of the Estonian Evangelican Students’ Association, His Beatitude, The Most Reverend Dr. Heigo Ritsbek, MA, MDiv, DMin, LittD, DD, Patriarch of The Anglocatholic Church visited Agape United Methodist Church in Pärnu, Estonia on October 17, 2017. His Beatitude lectured to the students and answered to their questions. Patriarch Ritsbek was accompanied on this trip with The Most Reverend Dr. Raivo Kodanik, Ordinary of The Diocese of the Blessed Virgin Mary the Mother of God.
On October 12, 2017 His Excellency Bishop Jean Ndjewel (left photo) joined The Anglocatholic Church with parishes in Cameroon, Gabon, DR Congo and in Nigeria, his diocese is called The Diocese of Mediator Dei of The Anglocatholic Church. Also The Reverend Father Jack Arnold Simo (right photo) in Cameroon joined us with his Brotherhood of Saint John.
At the same time His Beatitude, The Most Reverend Dr. Heigo Ritsbek, MA, MDiv, DMin, LittD, DD, Patriarch of The Anglocatholic Church, elevated Bishop Jean Ndjewel as Archbishop over the Archdiocese of Mediator Dei of The Anglocatholic Church.
On September 26, 2017, there was a Solemn Thanksgiving Service at Tallinn Lutheran Dome Church, as Bishop, The Most Reverend Einar Soone, celebrated his 70th birthday. At the Worship service Archbishop Urmas Viilma, Archbishop Andres Põder, Bishop Joel Luhamets, Bishop Tiit Salumäe and other Lutheran dignitaries were serving together with ecumenical guests from Roman Catholic, Orthodox and United Methodist Churches. Among the invited guests was also His Beatitude Patriarch Heigo Ritsbek.
On September 17, 2017 there was a Solemn Mass at The Chapel of Mary the Mediatrix in Croissanville (France), led by His Eminence Archbishop Raphael Marie Villiere, where Father Joseph Sedecias was incardinated into The Anglocatholic Church. Fr Sedecias will be serving our church in Paris. At the Solemn Mass Archbishop Villiere was serving together with Father Sedecias and Acolyte Mr. Yannick Sechet. As an ecumenical guest, His Eminence Metropolitan Leonid Achard from the Byzantine Church, was also participating at the Solemn Mass.
Here is the video of the Holy Mass: