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

Registrations are open for our Feb 18-20 Clericus! Registration link is here:
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:

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.


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

CONTACT: The Rev. Canon Michael Penfield at


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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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