a group of Christian Churches including the Church of England, the Church of Ireland, the Episcopal Church in Scotland, the Church in Wales, and the Episcopal Church in the US, all of which are in full communion with each other
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How to use Anglican Communion in a sentence
Now Rome complains that the Anglican Communion is affirming gays through blessed unions and full admission to the priesthood.
It is a common reproach against the Anglican Communion that is "does not know its own mind."Our Lady Saint Mary | J. G. H. Barry
He evidently understood neither the "dissidence of dissent" nor the Anglicanism of the Anglican Communion.William the Third | H. D. Traill
Cultural definitions for Anglican Communion
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