the Church of England and those churches that are in communion with it and each other and that share essentially its doctrines and order, as the Church of Ireland, the Episcopal Church of Scotland, the Church of Wales, and the Protestant Episcopal Church in the U.S.
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How to use Anglican Church in a sentence
In Britain, there are plans for the first women bishops to be ordained in the Anglican Church as soon as 2014.
The Anglican Church had received privileges galling to other denominations which surpassed it in numbers.The Canadian Dominion | Oscar D. Skelton
"And a member of the Anglican Church would not be allowed to exchange his frock for a cavalry sabre," said he.Lord Ormont and his Aminta, Complete | George Meredith
Apart from the garrison and civil officials there are comparatively few members of the Anglican Church.
Has there at any time been any official action of the Anglican Church to limit my acceptance of the historic Faith?Our Lady Saint Mary | J. G. H. Barry
The members of the Anglican Church have the same freedom as other Catholics in the matter of theological speculation.Our Lady Saint Mary | J. G. H. Barry
British Dictionary definitions for Anglican Church
any Church of the Anglican Communion or the Anglican Communion itself
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