Archbishop Miller celebrates 'symphonic' result
|Father Bruce McAllister (back left), cathedral rector Father Glenn Dion, and |
Archbishop J. Michael Miller, CSB, pose with 11 new Catholics outside
Holy Rosary Cathedral June 30. Alistair Burns / The B.C. Catholic.
"This has been a long, sometimes trying journey, but one filled with hope," Archbishop J. Michael Miller, CSB, said in his homily. "We are celebrating, as these nine adult members are confirmed and two children come into full communion, a joyous, historic occasion."
Archbishop Miller explained the unification process had been set in motion in 2007, when some bishops of the Anglican communion formally expressed their desire "to enter into full unity with the Holy See, without losing their Anglican distinctiveness."
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