The Rev. Canon Roseberry will remain the Rector of Christ Church, and in this new voluntary role for the province will work on special projects on behalf of the Archbishop.
The Most Rev. Dr. Foley Beach commented that he was, “…delighted that Fr. Roseberry has accepted this appointment. Canon David and the people of Christ Church, Plano have played important roles in the founding of our province, and I am excited to see how God will use their gifts in this next season of growth for the Anglican Church in North America.”
Christ Church, Plano, a member of the Diocese of Churches for the Sake of Others, was instrumental in Anglican 1000 and the revival of the church planting movment in the province. Christ Church was also the site of a number of important events in the life of the denomination, from the Place to Stand conference in 2003 to the investiture of the first Archbishop, The Most Rev. Robert Duncan, in 2009.
Canon Roseberry is the founding pastor and rector of Christ Church. He is a 1982 graduate of the Church Divinity School of the Pacific and has been an ordained priest since 1983. He is married to his wife, Fran, and has lived in Plano, Texas since 1985.