The Living Church: San Joaquin Incorporation Likely Faces Court Test

Posted by Kendall Harmon

The Rev. Canon William Gandenberger, canon to the ordinary for the Anglican Diocese of San Joaquin, said the legal filing by representatives from the newly constituted Episcopal diocese was not unexpected.

“I have been in contact with our chancellor and we are prepared to respond,” Canon Gandenberger said. “We have numerous options and we are looking at all of them carefully.” No decision has been made at this time, he added, noting that the diocese is currently preoccupied with preparations to welcome Presiding Bishop Gregory Venables. As primate of the Anglican Church of the Southern Cone, Bishop Venables claims primatial oversight of the Anglican Diocese of San Joaquin and has welcomed Bishop Schofield as a full member of that province’s House of Bishops.

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Posted April 26, 2008 at 5:35 pm [Printer Friendly] [Print w/ comments]

1. Dilbertnomore wrote:

Think of this lawsuit as a decapitated head on a post warning any who might come this way not to continue. See just about any Indiana Jones movie for visual examples.

April 26, 7:45 pm | [comment link]
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