Extra-provincial Anglican churches

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The extra-provincial Anglican churches are a group of small, semi-independent church entities within the Anglican Communion. Unlike the larger member churches of the Communion, extra-provincial churches are not part of an ecclesiastical province and are, in most cases, subject to the metropolitical oversight of the Archbishop of Canterbury. There are currently six extra-provincial churches. In almost every case, these churches consist of just one diocese, although the Church of Ceylon is an exception, having two.

Under the metropolitical oversight of the Archbishop of Canterbury:

Under a metropolitical Council:

External links

  • The Church of Ceylon
  • Iglesia Episcopal de Cuba
  • Bermuda
  • The Lusitanian Church
  • The Reformed Episcopal Church of Spain
  • Falkland Islands


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