About Myles Hixson

Fr. Myles Hixson serves as rector of Holy Cross Anglican Church in Knoxville, TN. He is also the co-host of The Sacramentalists Podcast.

What is Anglo-Catholicism?

Whether you’ve been Anglican your whole life or are just starting to explore your local parish, chances are you’ve encountered the terms “Anglo-Catholic” and “Anglo-Catholicism.” What exactly do these terms mean? (How) is Anglo-Catholicism different from Anglicanism? What do Anglo-Catholics believe, teach, and do?

I want to try to begin answering these questions in a simple way. This article is for […]

By |2022-05-20T10:46:16-05:00July 13th, 2020|Categories: Anglicanism|Tags: |7 Comments

Maundy Thursday: A Collect Reflection

Maundy Thursday

Almighty Father, whose dear Son, on the night before he suffered, instituted the Sacrament of his Body and Blood: Mercifully grant that we may receive it thankfully in remembrance of Jesus Christ our Lord, who in these holy mysteries gives us a pledge of eternal life; and who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, […]

By |2019-06-27T10:51:17-05:00April 18th, 2019|Categories: Anglicanism, Church Year|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

All Saints Day: A Collect Reflection

Almighty God, you have knit together your elect in one communion and fellowship in the mystical Body of your Son: Give us grace so to follow your blessed saints in all virtuous and godly living, that we may come to those ineffable joys that you have prepared for those who truly love you; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who with […]

By |2019-01-04T22:34:07-06:00October 31st, 2018|Categories: Anglicanism|Tags: |0 Comments

The First Sunday in Advent: A Collect Reflection

This post, in addition to being a part of Rookie Anglican, is part of a series on the Collects of the Christian Year (ACNA), called “Collect Reflections.” If you’re just jumping in, make sure to check out the introductory post, “Announcing Collect Reflections.” All Collect Reflection posts can be found here.

Collect for the First Sunday in […]

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