What We Believe

There are core beliefs that unite Anglicans. The Holy Scriptures of the Old and New Testaments as “containing all things necessary to salvation,” and as being the rule and ultimate standard of our common faith. What we believe is outlined in the 39 Articles of Faith.

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ADOC Churches

Our churches are Biblical – We believe that the Bible is the Word of God. We are Global (70 million/161 countries. We are Reformed and we are diverse ranging from “high church” (traditional ) to “low” (contemporary). Churches come from North and South Carolina, Kentucky and Tennessee.

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Anglican Church in North America

The Diocese of the Carolinas is a diocese within the Anglican Church in North America (ACNA) which unites some 112,000 Anglicans with over 1,000 congregations across the United States and Canada into a single Church.

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Our Leadership

We are a collaborative group of leaders who desire the Holy Spirit to lead the Church. We believe Jesus Christ is the head of the Church and the church plays a integral part in reaching the world

The Rt. Rev. David C. Bryan

Suffragan Bishop, SC Area Bishop

The Rt. Rev. Terrell L. Glenn

Assisting Bishop, NC Area Bishop

The Rt. Rev. Thaddeus R. Barnum

Assisting Bishop, Clergy Soul Care
2024 Synod Video


Click here to see our video giving you a glimpse into our 2024 Clergy Retreat and Synod!

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ADOC has many resources from the Ridley Education Institute to downloadable online documents.

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Read and Subscribe to CAROLINAS CURRENTLY, the Diocese of the Carolina’s quarterly newsletter.

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Soul Care for Pastors & Saints

Providing a safe space for pastors and saints to care of their souls.​

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