Origin of Anglican
Examples from the Web for anglican
Britain is not illegitimate because it has a cross on its flag and an Anglican head of a state.The Real Problem With the American Studies Association's Boycott of Israel|Peter Beinart|December 17, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Something called the i-church is the first Internet community to be fully recognized as an Anglican church.A Tweeting Pope Raises Questions About Social Media’s Effect on the Church|Lawrence M. Krauss|September 11, 2013|DAILY BEAST
In Britain, there are plans for the first women bishops to be ordained in the Anglican Church as soon as 2014.
Livingstone had now initiated two missions, one led by the first Anglican bishop to visit central Africa.Dr. Livingstone, I Presume? The Victorian Explorer at 200|Tim Jeal|March 19, 2013|DAILY BEAST
He converted from Greek Orthodox to the Anglican religion, and renounced his allegiance to the Greek crown.The Grand Old Duke of Edinburgh: Why Everybody Loves Phil|Tom Sykes|November 23, 2012|DAILY BEAST
There is no Anglican church, the inhabitants being Dissenters.
He was received with extraordinary honor at court and offered very lucrative offices if he would declare himself an Anglican.The Jesuits, 1534-1921|Thomas J. Campbell
Its leaders were alarmed at the designs imputed to the newly reformed parliament of disestablishing the Anglican Church.On Compromise|John Morley
But the practice of the Roman communion in general agrees with that of the Anglican.
Their square, flat city they called Christchurch, and its rectangular streets by the names of the Anglican Bishoprics.The Long White Cloud|William Pember Reeves
Word Origin for Anglican
1630s, "of the reformed Church of England" (opposed to Roman), from Medieval Latin Anglicanus, from Anglicus "of the English people, of England" (see anglicize). The noun meaning "adherent of the reformed Church of England" is first recorded 1797.