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The Most Reverend Doctor Foley Beach was elected the Archbishop of the Anglican Church in North America on June 22, 2014. He is also the Bishop of the Anglican Diocese of the South, headquartered in a suburb of Atlanta, Georgia. In June of 2018, he was elected by Archbishops from around the world to Chair the Primates Council of the Global Anglican Future Conference, a renewal movement within the Anglican Communion.

Archbishop Beach is a graduate of Georgia State University, the University of the South, and Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary. He began his ministry by serving teenagers through Young Life. Prior to serving as archbishop and bishop, he planted and led Holy Cross Anglican Church in Loganville, Georgia.

The scripture verse that has most guided his ministry is Proverbs 3:5-6: “Trust in the LORD with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding. In all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make straight your paths.” (ESV)

Archbishop Beach can be heard on radio stations in the U.S. and around the world via his teaching ministry, A Word from the Lord, and his One-Minute Message, an evangelism outreach to the unchurched.

He and his wife, Allison, are life-long Georgians and have two adult children.

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Provincial Council and College of Bishops 2023 Recap

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Archbishop Foley Beach’s Christmas Message

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Mere Anglicanism Conference, January 26-28, 2023, in Charleston, SC

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Call to Prayer for Royal Family

As Chairman of the Global Anglican Future Conference Primates Council (Gafcon) and Archbishop of the…

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Beach Writes Welby About Australian Anglicanism

Your Grace, Greetings in the Name of Christ Jesus our Lord! I assume that you…

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Join Archbishop Beach for a Meet and Greet at the SING! Conference

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Gafcon Chairman’s August Letter

  August 9, 2022 CHAIRMAN’S LETTER Dear Brothers and Sisters in the Gafcon Family, Grace…

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2022 Archbishop’s Summer Essay Contest

THE CHALLENGE For the 2022 Contest the Archbishop invites entrants to submit an essay telling…

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An Easter Message from Archbishop Foley Beach

In his Easter message, Archbishop Foley Beach remembers and celebrates the resurrection of Jesus Christ…

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A Holy Week Message from Archbishop Beach

Dear Sisters and Brothers in Christ, As we begin Holy Week, I continue to be…

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Archbishop Foley Beach’s Appeal for Ukraine Relief

Sisters and Brothers in Christ, Lenten Greetings in the Name of Christ Jesus!  As we…

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Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, I am writing to you today from Nairobi, Kenya…

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A Letter from Archbishop Beach on the Diocese of Upper Midwest

July 10, 2021 Dear Sisters and Brothers in the Anglican Church in North America, This…

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Archbishop Beach’s Address to Provincial Council

The Most Rev. Dr. Foley Beach ACNA Provincial Council Address June 15, 2021 For we…

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Join Archbishop Beach in Prayer for the United States

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, I write to you from our College of Bishops…

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Gafcon Chairman’s Advent Letter 2020

Advent greetings to you from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ! The season…

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Chairman’s September Letter

Dear friends in Christ and brothers and sisters of GAFCON. Greetings to you in the…

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A Letter to the clergy of the Anglican Church in North America

FORWARD. ALWAYS FORWARD. EVERYWHERE FORWARD! When the Lord gave me this archiepiscopal theme from the…

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Archbishop Beach Addresses the Provincial Council Concerning Racism

The second half of Archbishop Beach's address and report to Provincial Council June 2020 concerns…

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