ADV:Virginia Supreme Court Sets Church Property Hearing for April 13

Posted by Kendall Harmon

The Anglican District of Virginia (ADV) received notice that the Virginia Supreme Court will hear oral arguments on April 13, 2010, in the church property case brought by The Episcopal Church and Diocese of Virginia.

“Our church members are standing firm for the Gospel and will remain in prayer for the church property case that will be heard in a matter of weeks. It’s unfortunate that this matter, which we tried so hard to resolve amicably out of court, has now reached the level of the state Supreme Court. While we remain confident in our legal footing, it’s regretful that we had to defend ourselves in the first place,” said Jim Oakes, Chairman of the Anglican District of Virginia.

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1. MotherViolet wrote:

It is worth noting that over half the congregations now in ADV were started after the division of 2007.

Our parish is trying to start an extension campus ourselves in Manassas

http://afmva.churchoftheword.net/

Pray for justice

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