ANGLICAN CHURCH IN AMERICA
Diocese of the Northeast
Rt. Rev. Brian Marsh, Bishop
Diocese of the Northeast

The Consecration of the Very Reverend Owen Rhys Williams

to Bishop Suffragan of the Diocese of the Northeast in the Anglican Church of America took place
on the Feast of St. Mark the Evangelist, Thursday, April 25, 2013 at Trinity Anglican Church
Pro-Cathedral
, Rochester, NH.

 

The Consecration of the Very Reverend Owen Rhys Williams to be the Bishop Suffragan of the Diocese of the Northeast in the Anglican Church of America.

 

Fr. Williams is in the center kneeling before the Most Rev. Brian R. Marsh, Chief Consecrator and
Presiding Bishop, ACA. Standing in the foreground (l. to r.) are The Rt. Rev. George D. Langberg,
Retired Bishop Ordinary, Diocese of the Northeast, ACA and the Rt. Rev. Juan Garcia, Bishop Ordinary
of the Diocese of Puerto Rico and the Caribbean, ACA. In the background (l. to r.) The Very Rev.
Samuel Logan, Rector, St. Paul's, Portland, ME; The Rt. Rev. Shane B. Janzen, Metropolitan and Bishop
Ordinary, Anglican Catholic Church of Canada, Victoria, BC, Deacon Ian Dunn, St. Thomas Church,
Ellsworth, ME.; the Rt. Rev. Michael Gill, Bishop Ordinary, Diocese of Pretoria, Anglican Church of
South Africa; The Rt. Rev. John Vaughan, Bishop Ordinary, Diocese of the Eastern United States, ACA
(hidden behind Bishop Marsh); The Rt. Rev. Stephen D. Strawn, Bishop Ordinary of the Diocese of the
Missouri Valley, ACA; The Most Rev. Walter H. Grundorf, Presiding Bishop, Anglican Province of America;
and the Rt. Rev. Craig Botterill, Suffragan Bishop and Chancellor, Anglican Catholic Church of Canada,
Halifax, NS.

Consecration
Bishop Williams is seated in the center.
(l. to r.) Bishop Botterill, Bishop Langberg, Bishop Strawn, Bishop Vaughan, Bishop Grundorf (l. to r. rear row) Bishop Janzen, Bishop Gill, Bishop Marsh, and Bishop Garcia
Bishop Williams   Bishop Owen Williams is vested by Bishop Brian Marsh with Bishop John Vaughan (l.) and Bishop Stephen Strawn (r.).  Deacon Ian Dunn holds Bishop Marsh's crozier.
 
Consecration   Recessional
Bishop Marsh blesses newly consecrated Bishop Owen Williams.  Bishop Garcia and Bishop Strawn look on.  Bishop Janzer in the background.  Deacon Ian Dunn holds Bishop Marsh's Pontifical.   Bishop Langberg (l.) and Bishop Garcia (r.) leave the church.  Bishop Owen Williams is behind them.
Blessing   Bishop Williams blessing Bishop Garcia
Bishop Williams blesses a parishioner.   Bishop Williams blesses Bishop Garcia
Bishop Williams, wife and Bishop Marsh   Blessing
Bishop Williams with his wife and Bishop Marsh.   Bishop Williams blesses parish children.
Bishop Michael Gill abd Bishop John Vaughan   Deacon Al Rayn
Bishop Gill (l.) and Bishop Vaughan (r.).   Deacon Al Ryan and a friend. at Bishop Williams' consecration

 

 

By the Grace of Almighty God

The Rev. Owen R. Williams

will be Consecrated

Bishop in the Church of God

and

The Diocese of the Northeast
Anglican Church in America

Thursday, April 25, 2013
5:30 p.m.

Trinity Pro Cathedral
180 Rochester Hill Road
Rochester, New Hampshire

Reception to Follow

Bishops: Red Stole, Cope and Mitre
Clergy: Red Stole, Cassock and Surplice