What We Believe
If you want to know what we believe, the documents that follow will help you in discerning what we as Anglican Christians affirm as we seek to hold to the classic Christian faith.
The Apostles’ and Nicene Creeds , expressions of belief from the first centuries of the Church’s life, are part of the heritage we share with Christians of many denominational families (the majority of Christians worldwide].
The Articles of Religion, also referred to as the Thirty-nine Articles, were written at the time of the 16th century Reformation in England, and express the biblically reformed Catholicism of Anglicanism.
The Jerusalem Declaration is a quite recent (2008) statement coming out of the Global Anglican Futures Conference (GAFCON), expressing the convictions of the Fellowship of Confessing Anglicans (the majority of Anglicans worldwide] for the life and mission of the Church as it moves into the future, faithful to the biblical roots of the Christian faith.