In Southern Ontario, St. Alban’s Anglican Church is on the brink of closure

Posted by Kendall Harmon

The small but mighty congregation at Nobleton’s St. Alban’s Anglican Church is on the brink of losing their church due to steadily declining numbers.

Rev. Sheilagh Ashworth, of the Anglican Parish of Lloydtown (St. Alban’s, Christ Church, Kettleby and St. Mary Magdalene, Schomberg) said the church has been “on the edge for a long time,” and the future of the church has been “dodgy” for more than a decade.

While in a difficult situation, they have until the end of May to turn things around.

Read it all.

Filed under: * Anglican - EpiscopalAnglican ProvincesAnglican Church of Canada* Christian Life / Church LifeParish Ministry* Culture-WatchReligion & Culture* International News & CommentaryCanada

0 Comments
Posted January 30, 2013 at 6:30 am [Printer Friendly] [Print w/ comments]
Registered members must log in to comment.




Next entry (above): Sarah Coakley—Women bishops and the collapse of Anglican theology

Previous entry (below): Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of North &Central America on the Right to Life 40 years Later

Return to blog homepage

Return to Mobile view (headlines)