The Convocation of the West is a missionary community of Christians and churches in the catholic Anglican tradition. Our community spans from Texas to the Pacific Northwest. 
    
We reside within the Missionary Diocese of All Saints (ACNA).
We are a chapter of Forward in Faith.


November Newsletter and 2020 Clericus

Clericus
Registrations are open for our Feb 18-20 Clericus! Registration link is here:  https://anglicancow.org/pages/clericus-2020.php
Registration deadline is Jan 18th. 

This is a very important Clericus for us, so please make every effort you can to attend. Our speaker will be Canon Mark Eldredge, Director of Church Revitalization for the American Anglican Council. He will be presenting a program for revitalization of our congregations. More information about his program here: https://americananglican.org/revive-church-revitalization/

Please read the newsletter for more information about the program as it pertains to us. 

November Newsletter
The November Newsletter for the Convocation of the West! It is in two forms, as last time: web and print.

The Season of Giving Thanks By Fr. Donald Hughes
• Presenting: Church ReVive By Fr. Michael Penfield
• Not Yet By Bishop Winfield Mott
• Upcoming Clericus and Synod

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October 2019 Newsletter, digital and print

The October 2019 issue of The Line is out, which includes important announcments and a letter from the Vicar General:

      Download Volume 6.3 (digital, for web/email distribution)   

      Instructions for Print Version  


In this issue

All Saints, Here and Hereafter By Bishop Winfield Mott

2020 Synod

Up And At ‘Em By Kimberly M. Vogel

Welcome To Our Brave New World By Fr. Michael Penfield

Upcoming Clericus


 

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September 2019 Newsletter

The September 2019 issue of The Line is out, which includes important announcments and a letter from the Vicar General:

     Download Volume 6.2 (digital, for web/email distribution)  

     Download Volume 6.2 (print, for parish distribution)

 Back issues are available from the  Newsletter page. 

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Save the Date: Clericus Feb 18-20, 2020

Anglican Convocation of the West (MDAS) * Clericus 2020

WHO: The Clericus is for all the clergy and candidates of the Convocation of the West in particular; others, lay or clergy, are most welcome as well.

SPEAKER: Speaker TBA

WHEN: February 18th-20th, 2020
WHERE: 600 Holy Cross Road, Mesilla Park, NM 88047

CONTACT: The Rev. Canon Michael Penfield at vicargeneral@anglicancow.org

 

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Forward in Faith North America Assembly

 

The newly elected Bishop of the Diocese of Ft Worth will be consecrated on the morning of September 21, 2019.  The Council Meeting and Assembly are built around this event (hoping that those who attend the consecration ceremony will also attend the Assembly.)

 

 

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Catholic Futures

Our bishop-retired Win Mott recently wrote for Forward in Christ Magazine: read the article.

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Clericus 2019 in Mesilla, NM

WHO: The Clericus is for all the clergy and candidates of the Convocation of the West in particular; others, lay or clergy, are most welcome as well.

 

SPEAKER: Our guest this year will be Bishop Kenneth Myers, who will be speaking on spiritual formation and prayer. Find out more at  http://kennethmyers.net/

 

WHEN: April 23rd-25th, 2019

WHERE: 600 Holy Cross Road, Mesilla Park, NM 88047

HOW: Register here by March 23rd, 2019 (https://anglicancow.org/pages/clericus-2019.php)

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2019 Retreat & Synod

MDAS Retreat & Synod

March 20-23, 2019

Dunes Manor • Ocean City MD

ADVANCING

con•cil•i•ar

of, relating to or issued by a council

an•gli•can•ism

the doctrines, principles or system of the Anglican Church

 


 

Our 2019 Synod and Retreat will be in Ocean City, Maryland. The speaker this year will be the Prime Bishop of the Polish National Catholic Church, Archbishop Anthony Mikovsky. For further details please see the synod flyer. 

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Support our Diocese through Amazon

 Did you know that a percentage of your Amazon purchases can be donated to The Missionary Diocese of All Saints? 

 

 

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2018 Clericus

ANGLICAN CONVOCATION OF THE WEST


WHAT: The annual Clericus of the Anglican Convocation of the West. Our speaker will be The Rt Rev Win Mott, our bishop-retired and former vicar general. 


WHEN: April 3-5, 2018


WHERE: The Holy Cross Retreat Center in Mesilla, NM (as usual). 


WHY: The Convocation clergy are a community, and most value the occasion to come together in worship, continuing education and community, The Clericus addresses the need we all have for Christian formation, and recognizes it is best done in the context of a worshiping community.  


HOW

1) Download the form here

2) Return the form by email ( ) or post (address on registration form) by MARCH 1.


WHO: The Clericus is for all the clergy and candidates of the Convocation of the West. Others, lay or clergy, are most welcome as well.

 

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