ABOUT OUR CHURCH
Our church is a parish of the Reformed Episcopal Church. We were organized in February 2003 with the goal of worshiping in the Anglican tradition upholding the authority of Holy Scripture, the traditional Book of Common Prayer and the Articles of Religion, to which all bishops and clergy in Apostolic succession subscribe. “Our mission is to continue the old paths of the Protestant Episcopal Church as established through the English Reformers back to the ancient church of the Apostles and Jesus Christ.” We follow the liturgical worship of the 1928 Book of Common Prayer and….
Our Priest, Father Toms
The Rev. Dr. S. Randall Toms is the vicar of St. Paul’s Anglican Church in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Licensed to preach the Gospel at the age of 15, he has over 35 years of pastoral experience and has served several congregations in Louisiana. He is also a member of the faculty and head of the department of Biblical Studies: New Testament at Cranmer Theological House Seminary, Dallas, TX. He teaches courses on Introduction to the New Testament; Acts and the Pauline Epistles; The Catholic Epistles; and Eschatology and the Book of Revelation He holds a B. A. from La. Tech University, a Master of Divinity from the New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, and a Ph.D. in English from Louisiana State University. Fr. Toms and his wife, Bettyna, have been married 48 years. They have one daughter and three grandchildren.