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By Archbishop Scott E. McLaughlin is, the Orthodox Anglican understanding of the Church. The book is one of those rare gems one … Anglicanism is, we shall also clearly see what it is not. …
What Is Orthodox Anglicanism?
By Archbishop Scott E. McLaughlin
From a series of sermons delivered at
Christ Church Cathedral.
Part 1 or the past several months we have been preparing to reprint a classic Anglican work entitled Catholic Principles, published in 1902, and written by the Revd Fr. Frank Westcott, a priest of the Protestant Episcopal Church. Fr. Westcott wrote at a time when the Protestant Episcopal Church was thoroughly orthodox in faith and practice: his book was designed to introduce the essential tenets of Anglicanism to those outside of our tradition. Though published The Most Revd Dr. Scott McLaughlin, nearly one hundred years ago, its message is fresh and new: Primate of The Orthodox Anglican it contains the best and most succinct treatment I’ve yet seen Communion of the Protestant theory of the Church as contrasted with the Roman Catholic theory of the Church, and both as opposed to the true Catholic, that is, the Orthodox Anglican understanding of the Church. The book is one of those rare gems one sometimes finds hidden in the dusty cor-