Behold, I am doing a new thing; now it springs forth, do you not perceive it? I will make a way in the wilderness and rivers in the desert. Isaiah 43:19


The Very Rev. Francis Bridger, Dean of the Diocese of Brechin, Scotland, and former professor of Anglican Studies at Fuller Seminary, will give Lecture on “The Future of Anglicanism” in St. Edmund’s Parish Hall this coming Tuesday evening from 7pm – 8pm.

Dean Bridger worked with the now Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby when Welby was Dean of Liverpool.

In addition to the St. Edmund’s Lecture, Dean Bridger will present a series of three lectures on “The Future of Anglicanism” on Thursday September 22nd, 10am – 3:30pm at First Congregational Church of Pasadena, 464 E. Walnut Street, Pasadena 91101

The Thursday lectures, presented by Fuller Seminary, are open to all at no charge. Lecture topics are:
Lecture 1: When Cultures Clash: The Challenge of Anglican Identity
Lecture 2: And How Shall We Decide? Authority and the Discernment of Truth
Lecture 3: The Fork in The Road: Is Anglican Unity Possible? (with panel discussion
Dean Bridger has worked for many years to build and repair relationships between Anglican churches in various parts of the world. He has preached from the pulpit of St. Edmund’s, and is a friend of the Smythes, from whom additional information may be obtained (