Anglican Church of the Americas

Beliefs, Creeds, Values


In the Anglican tradition, the Holy Eucharist, also known as Holy Communion, has always held a central place in its spirituality and worship. The clergy and laity of the Anglican Church of the Americas hold as orthodox the belief in the Real Presence of Christ in the consecrated elements of bread and wine, and the sacrament of the Holy Eucharist is thus important for the salvation of the individual believer in Jesus Christ as his/her Lord and Savior. Below is found the two basic rites of the Holy Eucharist, Rite I and Rite II.

The Holy Eucharist Rite I

The Holy Eucharist Rite II

The Real Presence of Christ in the Holy Eucharist



The Apostles' Creed

Definition of the Union of the Divine and Human Natures in the Person of Christ

Quicunque Vult commonly called The Creed of Saint Athanasius

Preface, The First Book Common Prayer (1549)

Articles of Religion

The Chicago-Lambeth Quadrilateral 1886, 1888

The Jerusalem Declaration

The Nicene Creed




















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