St Mary of the Angels Parish Votes to Secede from ACA
August 21, 2012 15 Comments
The Anglo-Catholic parish of St. Mary of the Angels which is embroiled in a legal and ecclesiastical battle over its property and priest has, by a 2/3 majority, voted to leave the Anglican Church in America and join the Roman Catholic Church through the Ordinariate.
“We are officially independent as we continue on our journey to be received into the Ordinariate,” said Dr. Allan H. B. Trimpi, Senior Warden of St. Mary of the Angels. “Our new Articles of Incorporation are now on file with the California Secretary of State.”
“This is news to me. I have received nothing from the parish in this regard,” said ACA Presiding Bishop Brian Marsh, in an e-mail to VOL…
Read on at Virtue Online here.
Which kind of all makes the point I have just made for the need for authority, which requires both submission and obedience.