Anglican Diocese of Fort Worth ‘is not moving to Rome’

George Conger writes in Religious Intelligence :

Anglican Diocese of Fort Worth ‘is not moving to Rome’Texas: the Bishop of Fort Worth has denied published reports in Texas newspapers that his diocese is set to go over to Rome.

In a statement released on Aug 12, the Rt Rev Jack Iker stated “there is no proposal under consideration, either publicly or privately, for the Episcopal Diocese of Fort Worth to become part of the Roman Catholic Church.” Speculation that Fort Worth, one of two American dioceses that does not ordain women, was Rome-ward bound arose after a memorandum detailing the meeting of four senior Fort Worth clergy and the Roman Catholic bishop of Fort Worth was released over the weekend.

Full article: Religious Intelligence – News – Anglican Diocese of Fort Worth ‘is not moving to Rome’

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